Phone Comparison - Asus Zenfone 5 vs Apple iPad 9.7

Asus Zenfone 5
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Apple iPad 9.7
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general General Info

Manufacturer Asus Apple
Announced January 2014 March 2017
Status Available - June 2014 Available - March 2017
Price - Rs. 28,900 ($399.00) [Similarly Priced]
Colors Black, White, Red, Blue, Gold Silver, Gold, Space Gray
Form Factor Candybar Candybar
Dimension 148.2 x 72.8 x 5.5-10.3
(5.83 x 2.87 x 0.22-0.41)
240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm
(9.45 x 6.67 x 0.3 in)
Weight 140 g (4.94 oz) 469 g / 478 g (16.54 oz / 16.86 oz)
SIM Type - Nano-SIM/ Electronic SIM card (e-SIM)
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G Network - LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Messaging SMS, MMS, Push Mail, EMail, IM , Push Mail, EMail, IM
Build Features - - Fingerprint Sensor

hardware Hardware and OS

OS Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4.2 (KitKat) iOS 10.3
Processor Dual-core 2.0 GHz / Dual-core 1.6 GHz, Intel Atom Z2580/Z2560 [Similar] Dual-core 1.84 GHz (Twister), Apple A9 [Similar]
GPU PowerVR SGX544MP2 [Similar] PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics) [Similar]
RAM 1/2 GB [Browse Similar] 2 GB [Browse Similar]
Internal Memory 8/16 GB 32/128 GB
External Memory microSD, up to 64 GB No

display Display

Type IPS LCD Capacitive Touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 LED-backlit IPS LCD, Capacitive Touchscreen, Scratch-resistant Glass, Oleophobic Coating
Colors 16M colors 16M colors
Size 5.0 inches [Similar] 9.7 inches [Similar]
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels (294 ppi) [Similar] 1536 x 2048 pixels (264 ppi)
Screen-to-Body Ratio 63.76% 71.58%
Multi-Touch yes yes

multimedia Multimedia

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

camera Camera

Rear Camera 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels [Similar] 8 MP [Similar]
Flash LED flash No
Features Auto focus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection Autofocus, f/2.4, 31mm, 1.12µm Pixel Size, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/smile Detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video Yes 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Front Camera Yes, 2 MP [Similar] 1.2 MP, f/2.2, 31mm, 720p@30fps, face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular [Similar]

connectivity Connectivity and Data Rate

GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
3G HSDPA, 42.2 Mbps; HSUPA, 5.76 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Bluetooth Yes, v4.0 with A2DP, EDR v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0 v2.0, reversible connector
GPS Yes, with A-GPS support Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (Wi‑Fi + Cellular model only)
Browser HTML HTML5 (Safari)

memory User Memory

Internal 8/16 GB, 1/2 GB RAM 32/128 GB, 2 GB RAM
Expandable Storage microSD, up to 64 GB No
USB OTG - Not Supported

Apps Sensors

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

battery Battery

Type Non-removable Li-Po Battery Non-removable Li-Ion Battery (32.4 Wh)
Capacity 2110 mAh 8610 mAh
Stand by Up to 353 h (3G) -
Talk Time Up to 18 h 30 min (3G) Up to 10 h (multimedia)