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Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB vs ZTE Maven 2

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

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Compare ZTE Maven 2 X21Apple 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
ZTE Maven 2
5"
IPS

480x854

5
MP

2mp

1GB
RAM

32bit Quad

2300
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB

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!


21 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GB
iPad Air 2 4G 128GBvsMaven 2
 56%56%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Coresvs1.1Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 100%100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
2GB LPDDR3vs1GB LPDDR3
 25 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GBvs8GB (5GB user available)
 80%80%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs11 millimeters (0.43 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitvsTFT LCD IPS
 7 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs480x854 pixels
 35%35%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
264 PPIvs196 PPI
 94%94%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs5"
 63%63%
+Higher resolution main camera
(back) 8MPvs(back) 5MP
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameravsHDR photo only main camera
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 2 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
HD (1280x720 pixels)vsVGA (640x480 pixels)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
GyroscopevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 2 times100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs2300 mAh
Advantage
+Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
Active noise cancellationvsNot supported
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)vs802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+Protection against scratches on the screen lets you carry your phone with your keys
Scratch-resistant glassvsNot supported

09 Advantages ZTE Maven 2
Maven 2vsiPad Air 2 4G 128GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 167%100%
+Lighter
166 grams (5.81 ounces)vs444 grams (15.54 ounces)
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
 56%56%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 2MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 50%50%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G LTE) 150 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.1 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.1 version A2DPvs4.0 version A2DP

16 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging
MicroUSB 2.0
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
ModeliPad Air 2 4G 128GBMaven 2
Also known asApple iPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular, iPad 6, iPad Air 2 LTEAT&T ZTE Maven 2 Z831
Country or region availablefeature not registeredUSA
BrandAppleZTE
Release dateOctober, 2014July, 2017
Depth6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)11 millimeters (0.43 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)73 x 145.5 millimeters (2.87 x 5.73 in)
Weight444 grams (15.54 ounces)166 grams (5.81 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredPlastic body, front glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Operating systemiOS 8.0Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A8X32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 (28nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple Cyclone1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GXA6850 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 304
RAM memory2GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage128GB8GB (5GB user available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitTFT LCD IPS
Screen size9.7" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~64.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels480x854 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI196 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassNot supported
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1900, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1700/1900/2100UMTS 850/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600, TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600LTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 12)
Primary data networkCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
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
Primary / back cameraApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Main camera8 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels2560x1920 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsHD (1280x720 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)feature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Front camera1.2 megapixels2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels1600x1200 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)VGA (640x480 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Dark gray
- Dolby audio
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity7340 mAh2300 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPad Air 2 4G 128GBZTE Maven 2
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered