Apple Ipad Pro 12 9 2018 Wifi Cellular 256gb Vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Plus 5g Comparison by Price, Specifications, Features & Review

Apple Ipad Pro 12 9 2018 Wifi Cellular 256gb vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Plus 5g

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General

Brand

Brand Apple Samsung

Custom UI

Custom UI - Samsung One UI

Fingerprint Sensor

Fingerprint Sensor - Yes

Launch Date

Launch Date November 16, 2018 (Official) July 27, 2023 (Official)

Model

Model iPad Pro 12.9 2018 WiFi Cellular 256GB Galaxy Tab S9 Plus 5G

Network

Network 5G: Not Supported in India, 4G: Available Supported in India, 3G: Available, 2G: Available 5G: Supported in India, 4G: Available Supported in India, 3G: Available, 2G: Available

Operating System

Operating System iOS v12.0 Android v13

Quick Charging

Quick Charging - Yes

SIM Size

SIM Size - SIM1: Nano

SIM Slot(s)

SIM Slot(s) Single SIM, GSM Single SIM, GSM+GSM

Battery

Capacity

Capacity 9720 mAh 10090 mAh

Quick Charging

Quick Charging - Yes, Fast, 45W

TalkTime

TalkTime - Up to 90 Hours(4G)

Type

Type - Li-ion

USB Type-C

USB Type-C - Yes

User Replaceable

User Replaceable No No

Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus Yes -

Camera Features

Camera Features Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus -

Flash

Flash Yes, Retina Flash -

Image Resolution

Image Resolution 4000 x 3000 Pixels -

Resolution

Resolution 7 MP f/2.2, Primary Camera -

Sensor

Sensor BSI Sensor -

Settings

Settings Exposure compensation, ISO control -

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes High Dynamic Range mode (HDR) Burst mode -

Video Recording

Video Recording 1920x1080 @ 60 fps -

Design

Build Material

Build Material - Back: Aluminium

Colours

Colours Silver, Space Grey Beige, Graphite

Height

Height 280.6 mm 285.4 mm

Ruggedness

Ruggedness - Dust proof

Thickness

Thickness 5.9 mm 5.7 mm

Waterproof

Waterproof - Yes, Water resistant (up to 30 minutes in a depth of 1.5 meter), IP68

Weight

Weight 633 grams 586 grams

Width

Width 214.9 mm 185.4 mm

Display

Display Type

Display Type IPS LCD Dynamic AMOLED

Pixel Density

Pixel Density 265 ppi 266 ppi

Screen Protection

Screen Protection Yes -

Screen Resolution

Screen Resolution 2048 x 2732 pixels 1752 x 2800 pixels

Screen Size

Screen Size 12.9 inches (32.77 cm) 12.4 inches (31.5 cm)

Screen to Body Ratio

Screen to Body Ratio 85.46 % 84.55 %

Touch Screen

Touch Screen Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch Yes, Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch
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Front Camera

Resolution

Resolution - 12 MP f/2.4, Ultra-Wide Angle, Primary Camera

Main Camera

Autofocus

Autofocus - Yes

Camera Features

Camera Features - Digital Zoom Auto Flash Face detection Touch to focus

Flash

Flash - Yes, LED Flash

Image Resolution

Image Resolution - 4128 x 3096 Pixels

Resolution

Resolution - 13 MP f/2.0, Wide Angle, Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 3.4" sensor size, 1µm pixel size)8 MP f/2.2, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera

Settings

Settings - Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes - Continuous Shooting High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Video Recording

Video Recording - 3840x2160 @ 30 fps 1920x1080 @ 30 fps

Multimedia

Audio Features

Audio Features - Dolby Atmos

Audio Jack

Audio Jack USB Type-C USB Type-C

FM Radio

FM Radio No No

Fm Radio

FM Radio No -

Loudspeaker

Loudspeaker - Yes

Network & Connectivity

Bluetooth

Bluetooth Yes, v5.0 Yes, v5.3

GPS

GPS Yes with A-GPS, Glonass Yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

NFC - No

Network Support

Network Support 5G Not Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G 5G Supported in India, 4G Supported in India, 3G, 2G

SIM 1

SIM 1 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) / 2100(band 34) / 1900(band 39) / 3500(band 42) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 1500(band 11) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 14) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 1500(band 21) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) / 2300(band 30) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available 5G Bands: FDD N1 / N3 / N5 / N7 / N8 / N20 / N28 / N66 TDD N38 / N40 / N41 / N77 / N78 4G Bands: TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41) FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 1900(band 25) / 850(band 26) 3G Bands: UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz 2G Bands: GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz GPRS: Available EDGE: Available

SIM Size

SIM Size SIM1: eSIM -

USB Connectivity

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

USB Type-C

USB Type-C Yes, (Doesn`t support micro-USB) -

VoLTE

VoLTE - Yes

Voice Calling

Voice Calling No Yes

Wi-Fi

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

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Features Mobile Hotspot Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Performance

Architecture

Architecture 64 bit 64 bit

Chipset

Chipset Apple A12X Bionic Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

Coprocessor

Coprocessor M12 -

Graphics

Graphics Apple GPU (seven-core graphics) Adreno 740

Processor

Processor Octa core (2.5 GHz, Quad core, Vortex + 1.59 GHz, Quad core, Tempest) Octa core (3.36 GHz, Single core, Cortex X3 + 2.8 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A715 + 2 GHz, Tri core, Cortex A510)

Ram

RAM 4 GB -

Special Features

Applications

Applications FaceTime audio, iPad to any FaceTime-enabled device over Wi-Fi or cellular -

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Fingerprint Sensor Position - On-screen

Other Sensors

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

Storage

Expandable Memory

Expandable Memory No Yes, Up to 1 TB

Internal Memory

Internal Memory 256 GB 256 GB

User Available Storage

User Available Storage - Up to 218 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

Each Tablets has been benchmarked against ~31,000 other phones to calculate the score.

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