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Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB) vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPad Air 2 vs Apple iPhone 11 Pro devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Apple iPhone 11 Pro X08Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Apple iPad Air 2 X24Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
5.8"
AMOLED

1125x2436

12
MP

12mp

4GB
RAM

64bit Hexa

3046
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best! Comment!


08 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)vsiPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
 33%33%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
 15%15%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs1125x2436 pixels
 67%67%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs5.8"
Advantage
+iPadOS 13 is newer and safer
iPadOS 13vsiOS 13
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsproprietary audio output
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (front-mounted)vsNot supported
 141%100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs3046 mAh
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

24 Advantages Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)vsiPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)
 94%94%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2.65Ghz 64bit Hexa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Cores
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
4GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 3 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
512GB (496GB user available)vs128GB (117GB user available)
 136%100%
+Lighter
188 grams (6.58 ounces)vs444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Advantage
+More resistant material
Ceramic frame, glass front/backvsAluminum body, glass front
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
 75%75%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
463 PPIvs264 PPI
 4 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 12MP + 12MP + 12MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The Quad-LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
Quad-LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+The zoom allows for better focus and approach to take pictures
Digital and optical zoomvsOnly digital zoom
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
Advantage
+Image stabilization prevents blurry photos and helps in recording motion video
OIS: Optical stabilizationvsEIS: Digital stabilization
 33%33%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.8 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 9 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(dual front camera) 12MP + 0.3MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 8 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 9 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 1024 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
Advantage
+Bluetooth 5.0 version A2DP/LE is newer and faster
5.0 version A2DP/LEvs4.0 version A2DP
Advantage
+NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
NFCvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against water allows you talk to your friends in the rain, for example
IP68 certifiedvsNot supported

20 Common items in both devices
16 million
BSI sensor
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Active noise cancellation
Proprietary TV-out
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Proprietary connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass
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Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
ModeliPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Also known asiPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular (4G LTE), iPad 6iPhone 11 Pro A2215, A2217, A2160
Country or region availableVarious (International)Various (International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateOctober, 2014September, 2019
Depth6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)8.1 millimeters (0.32 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)71.4 x 144 millimeters (2.81 x 5.67 in)
Weight444 grams (15.54 ounces)188 grams (6.58 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, glass frontCeramic frame, glass front/back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedIP68 certified: dust proof and waterproof over 1.5 meter and 30min
Operating system (OS)Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Operating systemiOS 8.0iOS 13
Firmware updateiPadOS 13feature not registered
HardwareApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A8X (20nm)64bit - Apple A13 Bionic (7nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple CycloneHexa-Core, 2 processors:
2.65Ghz Dual-Core Lightning
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Thunder
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GXA6850 MP8Apple GPU MP4
RAM memory2GB LPDDR34GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB (117GB user available)512GB (496GB user available)
NVMe (SSD)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitSuper AMOLED
Screen size9.7" inches5.8" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~80.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels1125x2436 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI463 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900CDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 39, 40, 41)
LTE Cat16

A2215 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)

A2217, A2160 version:
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 29, 30, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps1024/150 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Main camera8 megapixels(triple camera)
12 megapixels
12MP ultrawide (f/2.4 13mm)
12MP telephoto (f/2.0 52mm 1/3.4" 1.0µm PDAF OIS 2x-zoom)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedQuad-LED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lens26mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registered1/2.55" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.4µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomDigital and optical zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedSupported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Front / secondary cameraApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Front camera1.2 megapixels(dual front camera)
12 megapixels
0.3MP TOF 3D
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lens23mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMPEG4, H.265, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, AAX+, AIFF
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Proprietary connector
TV outputProprietary TV-outProprietary TV-out
Audio output3.5mm jackproprietary audio output
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP5.0 version A2DP/LE
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax + MIMO (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Face unlock
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Midnight Green (matte)
- Oleophobic coating screen
- Dolby Vision, HDR10, 120Hz display
- Face ID
- Dolby Atmos
- Dolby Digital Plus
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX)
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Qi wireless charging
Battery capacity7340 mAh3046 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPad Air 2 (4G 128GB)Apple iPhone 11 Pro (512GB)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered1.18 W/Kg (head) | 1.16 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.99 W/Kg (head) | 0.99 W/Kg (body)