Phone Comparison - Apple iPad Air vs Xiaomi Mi Pad 2

Apple iPad Air
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Xiaomi Mi Pad 2
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general General Info

Manufacturer Apple Xiaomi
Announced October 2013 November 2015
Status Available - November 2013 Available - November 2015
Price - Rs. 9,999 ($147.04) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Space Gray, Silver Dark grey, Champagne gold
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm
(9.45 x 6.67 x 0.3 in)
200.4 x 132.6 x 7 mm
(7.89 x 5.22 x 0.28 in)
Weight 469 g / 478 g (16.54 oz / 16.86 oz) 322 g (11.36 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
N/A
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 N/A
4G Network LTE- all models -
Messaging , Push Mail, EMail, IM , EMail, IM

hardware Hardware and OS

OS iOS 7.0.2 Android OS/ Optional Windows 10 (64 GB model)
Processor Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based), Apple A7 [Similar] Quad-core 2.24 GHz, Intel Atom X5-Z8500 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) [Similar] Intel HD Graphics [Similar]
RAM N/A 2 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 16/32/64/128 GB storage 16/64 GB
External Memory No microSD, up to 128 GB

display Display

Type LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 9.7 inches [Similar] 7.9 inches [Similar]
Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels (264 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (324 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 71.58% 72.75%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

3.5mm Jack yes yes
Radio No No
Games Yes + Downloadable Yes + Downloadable
Loud Speaker yes yes

camera Camera

Rear Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 pixels [Similar] 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar]
Flash No No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR -
Video Yes, 1080p@30fps, video stabilization 1080p
Front Camera Yes, 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, [Similar] 5 MP [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes No
Edge Yes No
3G DC-HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, 100 Mbps; EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps N/A
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP v4.1
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB Yes, v2.0 Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS No
Browser HTML (Safari) HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 16/32/64/128 GB storage 16/64 GB, 2 GB RAM
Expandable Storage No microSD, up to 128 GB

Apps Sensors

Fingerprint fingerprint not supported fingerprint not supported
Proximity Sensor proximity sensor not present proximity sensor not present
Accelerometer Sensor accelerometer sensor present accelerometer sensor present
NFC NFC not supported NFC not supported

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Po battery (32.4 Wh) Li-Po Battery
Capacity - 6190 mAh
Stand by - Up to 649 h
Talk Time Up to 10 h (multimedia) Up to 12 h 30 min (multimedia)