Phone Comparison - Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 7.0 vs Apple iPad Air 2 vs Huawei MediaPad X2

general General Info

Manufacturer Samsung Apple Huawei
Announced April 2014 October 2014 March 2015
Status Coming Soon - Q2 2014 Available - October 2014 Available - May 2015
Price - Rs. 30,150 ($443.38) [Similarly Priced] Rs. 18,400 ($269.99) [Similarly Priced]
Colors White, Black Space Gray, Silver, Gold Moonlight silver, Amber gold
Form Factor Candybar Candybar Candybar
Dimension 186.9 x 107.9 x 9 mm
(7.36 x 4.25 x 0.35 in)
240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm
(9.45 x 6.67 x 0.24 in)
183.5 x 103.9 x 7.3 mm
(7.22 x 4.09 x 0.29 in)
Weight 276 g (9.74 oz) 437 g / 444 g (15.41 oz / 15.66 oz) 239 g (8.43 oz)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - 3G & LTE GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - 3G & LTE HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network LTE 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 - LTE LTE LTE 1900 / 2100 / 2600 TD-LTE 1900 / 2300 / 2500 / 2600
(Bands 1, 3, 7, 38, 39, 40, 41) - GEM-703L
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM SMS, MMS, EMail, IM
Build Features - - Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID) -

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat) iOS 8.1 Android OS, v5.0.x (Lollipop)
Processor Quad-core 1.2 GHz Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based), Apple A8X Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2 GHz Cortex-A53, Hisilicon Kirin 930
GPU - PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) Mali-T628 MP4
RAM 1 GB 1 GB 2 GB
Internal Memory 8/16 GB storage 16/64/128 GB 16 GB
External Memory micro SD, up to 32GB - 3G / WiFi
micro SD, up to 64GB - LT
No microSD, up to 128 GB

display Display

Type TFT Capacitive Touchscreen LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen LTPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
Colors 16M colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 7.0 inches 9.7 inches 7.0 inches
Resolution 800 x 1280 pixels (216 ppi) 1536 x 2048 pixels (264 ppi) 1200 x 1920 pixels (323 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 70.21% 71.58% 74.73%
Multi-Touch yes yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

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

camera Camera

Rear Camera 3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 pixels 5 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels 13 MP, 4160 x 3120 pixels
Flash No No LED flash
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging Auto focus, 1.12┬Ám Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/smile Detection, HDR (photo/panorama) Auto focus, Geo-tagging
Video Yes, 720p@30fps 1080p@30fps 1080p
Front Camera Yes, 1.3 MP [Similar] 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, Face [Similar] 5 MP [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes Yes
3G HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps; LTE, Cat4, 50 Mbps UL, 150 Mbps DL DC-HSDPA, 42 Mbps; HSDPA, 21 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps, LTE, 150 Mbps; EV-DO Rev. A, up to 3.1 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP v4.0, A2DP, EDR v4.0, A2DP, EDR, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 v2.0 microUSB v2.0
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support and GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Browser HTML5 HTML5 (Safari) HTML5

memory User Memory

Internal 8/16 GB storage, 1 GB RAM 16/64/128 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR3 16 GB, 2 GB RAM/ 32 GB, 3 GB RAM
Expandable Storage micro SD, up to 32GB - 3G / WiFi
micro SD, up to 64GB - LT
No microSD, up to 128 GB

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Ion Battery Non-removable Li-Po Battery (32.4 Wh) Non-removable Li-Po Battery
Capacity 4450 mAh 8600 mAh 5000 mAh
Stand by - - Up to 576 h (3G)
Talk Time - Up to 10 h (multimedia) -