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Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GB vs Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPad Air 2 vs Samsung Galaxy A70 devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy A70 X09Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GB
Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GB
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit 3s

7340
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Apple iPad Air 2 X25Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
6.7"
AMOLED

1080x2400

32
MP

32mp

6GB
RAM

64bit Octa

4500
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better device? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)

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!


09 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GB
iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBvsGalaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
 19%19%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GBvs128GB (108GB user available)
 30%30%
+Thinner
6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)vs7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
 21%21%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs1080x2400 pixels
 45%45%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs6.7"
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
 63%63%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
7340 mAhvs4500 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

25 Advantages Samsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)vsiPad Air 2 WiFi 128GB
 62%62%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2Ghz 64bit Octa-Corevs1.5Ghz 64bit 3-Cores
 2 times100%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
6GB LPDDR4Xvs2GB LPDDR3
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 139%100%
+Lighter
183 grams (6.41 ounces)vs437 grams (15.3 ounces)
Advantage
+This device has a Super AMOLED screen, which are brighter and more vivid
Super AMOLEDvsTFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit
 49%49%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
393 PPIvs264 PPI
 5 times100%
+Higher resolution main camera
(triple camera) 32MP + 8MP + 5MPvs(back) 8MP
Advantage
+The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
LED flashvsNot supported
Advantage
+You with less worry when taking pictures with auto focus
PDAF: phase detection autofocusvsAutofocus
 41%41%
+Diaphragm opening (Aperture) of the camera which has the smallest F number takes photos with better light exposure
f/1.7 (aperture)vsf/2.4 (aperture)
 25 times100%
+Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
(front) 32MPvs(front) 1.2MP
 3 times100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)vsFull HD (1920x1080 pixels)
 125%100%
+More image quality for recording videos with the secondary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsHD (1280x720 pixels)
Advantage
+The 4G+ LTE-A network is newer and faster
4G+ LTE-AvsNot supported
Advantage
+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 600 Mbpsvs(Not supported)
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ProximityvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Fingerprint (under display)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Face unlockvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
ANT+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-SIMvsNot supported
Advantage
+The radio lets you listen to your songs and sports in general
FMvsNot supported
Advantage
+It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDouvsNot 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

18 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera / HDR photo on both cameras
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Active noise cancellation
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 reversible connector
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Scratch-resistant glass / Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

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Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
ModeliPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBGalaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Also known asApple iPad Air 2 A1566 WiFi, iPad 6Galaxy A70 SM-A705FN/Dual-Sim NFC
Country or region availablefeature not registeredSouth AfricaSaudi ArabiaUnited Arab EmiratesEuropePakistanVarious (International)
BrandAppleSamsung
Release dateOctober, 2014April, 2019
Depth6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)7.9 millimeters (0.31 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)76.7 x 164.3 millimeters (3.02 x 6.47 in)
Weight437 grams (15.3 ounces)183 grams (6.41 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 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Operating systemiOS 8.0Android 9.0 Pie
Firmware updatefeature not registeredAndroid 10
HardwareApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A8X64bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 SDM675 (11nm)
CPU processor1.5Ghz 3-Cores Apple CycloneOcta-Core, 2 processors:
2Ghz Dual-Core Kryo 460 Gold
1.7Ghz Hexa-Core Kryo 460 Silver
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR GXA6850 MP8Qualcomm Adreno 612 845Mhz
RAM memory2GB LPDDR36GB LPDDR4X
Internal storage128GB128GB (108GB user available)
eMMC 5.1
External storageNot supportedUntil 1TB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitSuper AMOLED
Screen size9.7" inches6.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~86% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels1080x2400 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI393 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Dual-SIMNot supportedDual SIM Standby - Call active on one sim card
(dedicated slot)
SIM cardNot supported2 slots Dual-SIM
nano-SIM (4FF)
GSM Mhz bandNot supportedQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkNot supportedGSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkNot supportedUMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G/5G networkNot supportedLTE Cat12/6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 20)
TD-LTE (Bands 38, 40, 41)
Primary data networkNot supportedGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, 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/uploadfeature not registered600/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
MessagingE-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlNot supportedVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary / back cameraApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Main camera8 megapixels(triple camera)
32 megapixels
8MP ultrawide (f/2.2 12mm 123º)
5MP depth sensor (f/2.2)
Main camera resolution3264x2448 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashNot supportedLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.4 (aperture)f/1.7 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
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 / secondary cameraApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Front camera1.2 megapixels32 megapixels
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixels6528x4896 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.0 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered0.8µm pixel
MultimediaApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMP4, H.265, H.264, H.263, XviD, MKV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
USBMicroUSB 2.0USB 2.0 Type-C reversible connector
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
GPSNot supportedA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, GALILEO, BeiDou
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredPolyphonic 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
Hall effect
Face unlock
Fingerprint (under display)
ANT+
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Black, White, Blue, Coral
- Infinity U display
- Glasstic back panel
- ANT+
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity7340 mAh4500 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registered25W
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 dayfeature not registered
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPad Air 2 WiFi 128GBSamsung Galaxy A70 (SM-A705FN/DS)
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.949 W/Kg (head) | 1.475 W/Kg (body)