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Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GB vs Motorola P30 128GB

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GB vs Motorola P30 128GB phones. Which is the best phone?
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Compare Motorola P30 X09Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GB
Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GB
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Motorola P30 128GB
6.2"
IPS

1080x2246

16
MP

12mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

3000
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Motorola P30 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 phone! Comment!


09 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GB
iPad Air 2 4G 16GBvsP30 128GB
 26%26%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs7.69 millimeters (0.3 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
 30%30%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs1080x2246 pixels
 56%56%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs6.2"
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
BarometervsNot supported
 145%100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs3000 mAh
Advantage
+The TV-output lets you use your device on TV by cable
Proprietary TV-outvsNot supported
Advantage
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported

22 Advantages Motorola P30 128GB
P30 128GBvsiPad Air 2 4G 16GB
 49%49%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.8Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Cores
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
 6 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GB (114GB user available)vs16GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 161%100%
+Lighter
170 grams (5.95 ounces)vs444 grams (15.54 ounces)
 52%52%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
402 PPIvs264 PPI
 162%100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(dual camera) 16 megapixels + 5MPvs(back) 8 megapixels
Advantage
+The Dual LED on main camera and LED on front camera helps in dark places or in low light
Dual LED on main camera and LED on front cameravsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 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
(front) 12 megapixelsvs(front) 1.2 megapixels
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
 2 times100%
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 100 Mbps
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face recognition (unlock)vsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's more advantageous to have more than one phone operator in the same device
2 slots Dual-SIMvs1 slot
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
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
Water repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)vsNot supported

21 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
4G LTE / 4G+ LTE-A
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Active noise cancellation
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS / A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz/5Ghz) / 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
MicroUSB 2.0 / USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 3
+ 13 COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
BrandAppleMotorola
ModeliPad Air 2 4G 16GBP30 128GB
Also known asApple iPad Air 2 A1567 Cellular, iPad 6, iPad Air 2 LTEMoto P30 XT1943-1 6GB RAM, Lenovo XT1943-1, Motorola One
Country or region where it's soldfeature not registeredChina
Release dateOctober, 2014September, 2018
Depth6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)7.69 millimeters (0.3 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)75.95 x 155.5 millimeters (2.99 x 6.12 in)
Weight444 grams (15.54 ounces)170 grams (5.95 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum frame, front/back glass
Protection against water and othersNot supportedWater repellent nano-coating (don't immerse)
Operating system (OS)Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Operating systemiOS 8.0Android 8.1 Oreo
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A8X64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 SDM636 (14nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple CycloneOcta-Core, 2 processors:
1.8Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Gold
1.6Ghz Quad-Core Kryo 260 Silver
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GXA6850 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 509
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage16GB128GB (114GB user available)
External storageNot supportedUntil 256GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(hybrid slot/shares the same SIM-2 slot)
DisplayApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitTFT LCD IPS
Screen size9.7" inches6.2" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~82% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels1080x2246 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI402 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(hybrid slot/shares the same microSD slot)
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
2 slots Dual-SIM
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 850/900/1700/1900/2100CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
TD-SCDMA 1900/2000
UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE 700/800/850/900/1800/1900/2100/2600, TD-LTE 1900/2300/2500/2600LTE Cat6 (Bands 1,2,3,5,7,8)
TD-LTE (Bands 34,38,39,40,41)
Primary data networkCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev 0, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, TD-SCDMA, UMTS, TD-HSDPA, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, LTE, LTE-A
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE
Maximum download/upload100/50 Mbps300/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
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 camera / Back cameraApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Main camera8 megapixels(dual camera)
16 megapixels
5MP f/2.2 depth sensor
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedDual LED on main camera and LED on front camera
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.8 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.25µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusPDAF: phase detection autofocus
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 on both cameras
Front camera / Secondary cameraApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Front camera1.2 megapixels12 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels4000x3000 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedLED
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.25µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, OGG, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
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 + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
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
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Face recognition (unlock)
Fingerprint (rear-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Black, White, Aurora blue
- ZUI 4.0
- 2.5D curved glass
- Max Vision HD+ 19:9
- Moto Actions, Moto Display
- Dolby audio
- TurboPower: 8h in 15min
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
Battery technologyLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity7340 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered18W
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day660 minutes | 11 hours | 0.5 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Apple iPad Air 2 4G 16GBMotorola P30 128GB
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered