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Apple Ipad Air 2022 Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Plus

General

Also Known As

Apple iPad Air 5th Gen, Apple iPad Air 5 -

Brand

Apple Samsung

Custom UI

- Samsung One UI

Fingerprint Sensor

Yes Yes

Launch Date

March 11, 2022 (Official) February 22, 2022 (Official)

Model

iPad Air 2022 Galaxy Tab S8 Plus

Network

5G: Not Supported in India, 4G: Not Available, 3G: Not Available 5G: Not Supported in India, 4G: Not Available, 3G: Not Available

Operating System

iPadOS v15 Android v12

Battery

Capacity

- 10090 mAh

Quick Charging

- Yes, Fast, 45W: 100 % in 82 minutes

Type

Li-Polymer Li-Polymer

USB Type-C

Yes Yes

User Replaceable

No No

Camera

Autofocus

Yes Yes

Camera Features

5 x Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Flash

Yes, Retina Flash Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

4000 x 3000 Pixels 4128 x 3096 Pixels

Resolution

12 MP Front Camera 12 MP f/2.4, Primary Camera

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Burst mode High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Design

Build Material

Back: Aluminium -

Colours

Blue, Pink, Purple, Space Grey, Starlight Silver, Graphite, Pink Gold

Height

247.6 mm 285 mm

Thickness

6.1 mm 5.7 mm

Weight

461 grams 567 grams

Width

178.5 mm 185 mm

Display

Display Colour

16M -

Display Type

IPS LCD Super AMOLED

Pixel Density

264 ppi 266 ppi

Screen Protection

Yes Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Screen Resolution

1640 x 2360 pixels 1752 x 2800 pixels

Screen Size

10.9 inches (27.69 cm) 12.4 inches (31.5 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio

81.07 % 84.85 %

Touch Screen

Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
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Key Specs

Battery

- 10090 mAh

Display

10.9" (27.69 cm) 12.4" (31.5 cm)

Multimedia

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Atmos

Audio Jack

USB Type-C USB Type-C

FM Radio

No No

Fm Radio

No No

Music

Yes, Music Formats: AAC, FLAC, M4A (Apple lossless), MP3 -

Video Player

Yes, Video Formats: HEVC, MP4 -

Video player

Yes, Video Formats: HEVC, MP4 -

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.2

GPS

Yes -

HDMI

YesMini HDMI (Type C) -

NFC

No No

Network Support

5G Not Supported in India 5G Not Supported in India

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging Mass storage device, USB charging

Voice Calling

No No

WiFi

Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 b/g/n/ac/ax) 5GHz, MIMO Yes, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax) 5GHz, MIMO

Wifi Features

- Wi-Fi Direct

Performance

Architecture

64 bit 64 bit

Chipset

Apple M1 Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1

Graphics

Apple GPU (Eight-core graphics) Adreno 730

Processor

Octa core (Quad core, Firestorm + Quad core, Icestorm) Octa core (3 GHz, Single core, Cortex X2 + 2.5 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A710 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A510)

Ram

8 GB 8 GB

Smart TV Features

Camera

12 MP 13 MP + 6 MP

Special Features

Browser

Yes, HTML5 -

Email

Yes -

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Top On-screen

Games

Yes -

Instant Messaging

Yes -

Other Facilities

Calculator, Stopwatch, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer -

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope

Phone Book

No -

Storage

Expandable Memory

No Yes, Up to 1 TB

Internal Memory

64 GB 128 GB

User Available Storage

- Up to 101 GB
Scoring parameters
How is the score calculated?

This is a relative score calculated on the basis of the following specifications:

  • Performance
  • Smart features (Voice calling, fingerprint sensor)
  • Camera
  • Storage
  • Display

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