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Apple iPad Air 4G 128GB vs Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPad Air vs Apple Watch 3 Nike+ devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare Apple Watch 3 Nike+ X18Apple iPad Air 4G 128GB
Apple iPad Air 4G 128GB
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

5
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

8820
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
Compare Apple iPad Air X10Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
1.65"
AMOLED

390x312

N/A
MP

768MB
RAM

32bit Dual

352
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the best device? The PhoneMore's choice is Apple iPad Air 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!


18 Advantages Apple iPad Air 4G 128GB
iPad Air 4G 128GBvsWatch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
 75%75%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.4Ghz 64bit Dual-Corevs1Ghz 32bit Dual-Core
 33%33%
+More RAM memory. Typically more responsive and better for multitasking
1GB LPDDR3vs768MB LPDDR4
 12 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
128GBvs16GB (10GB user available)
 52%52%
+Thinner
7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)vs11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
Advantage
+This device has a TFT LCD IPS LED-Backlit screen, which are brighter and more vivid
TFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitvsAMOLED
 25 times100%
+Higher resolution screen
1536x2048 pixelsvs390x312 pixels
 5 times100%
+Larger screen
9.7"vs1.65"
Advantage
+With a camera you can take pictures anywhere
(back) 5MPvsNot supported
Advantage
+More image quality for recording videos with the primary camera
Full HD (1920x1080 pixels)vsNot supported
Advantage
+Headsets with 3.5mm Jack size are more common and easy to find in stores
3.5mm jackvsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
CompassvsNot supported
 24 times100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
8820 mAhvs352 mAh
Advantage
+The video calling allows to make calls with voice and video
Video callingvsNot supported
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
+With DLNA technology you can access and play media files on TV, tablet or DLNA compatible device
DLNAvsNot supported
Advantage
+More speed data transfer as mp3 and photos via USB
USB 2.0 Proprietary connectorvsNot supported
Advantage
+Better sites viewing on the internet
HTML, XHTML, HTML5vsNot supported

10 Advantages Apple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4GvsiPad Air 4G 128GB
 13 times100%
+Lighter
35 grams (1.23 ounces)vs478 grams (16.73 ounces)
 15%15%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
303 PPIvs264 PPI
 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
BarometervsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
Heart ratevsNot supported
Advantage
+Sensors help you use the device
PedometervsNot supported
Advantage
+The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
Vibrating alertvsNot supported
Advantage
+Bluetooth 4.2 version A2DP is newer and faster
4.2 version A2DPvs4.0 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
50 meters waterproofvsNot supported

12 Common items in both devices
16 million
4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
LiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable) / Li-Ion (Non removable)
Speakerphone
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) / 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
Scratch-resistant glass
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Model and physical featuresApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
ModeliPad Air 4G 128GBWatch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Also known asApple iPad Air 4G LTE A1475 CDMA, Apple iPad 5, iPad Air 1Apple Watch Series 3 Nike+ GPS + Cellular (4G LTE) 16GB
Country or region availablefeature not registeredVarious (International)
BrandAppleApple
Release dateNovember, 2013September, 2017
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)11.4 millimeters (0.45 inches)
Size (width x height)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)36.4 x 42.5 millimeters (1.43 x 1.67 in)
Weight478 grams (16.73 ounces)35 grams (1.23 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, front glass, ceramic back
Protection against water and othersNot supported50 meters waterproof
Operating system (OS)Apple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Operating systemiOS 7.0WatchOS 4.0
Firmware updateiOS 8.0WatchOS 5.0
HardwareApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A7 APL569832bit - Apple S3 (28nm)
CPU processor1.4Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone1Ghz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6430 MP4PowerVR G6200
RAM memory1GB LPDDR3768MB LPDDR4
Internal storage128GB16GB (10GB user available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported
DisplayApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitAMOLED
Screen size9.7" inches1.65" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)~55.4% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels390x312 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)264 PPI303 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glassScratch-resistant glass
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
nano-SIM (4FF)
1 slot
e-Sim (Eletronic Sim)
GSM Mhz bandQuad-Band 850/900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkCDMA 800/1700/1900/2100, GSM 850/900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkCDMA2000 1xEV-DO, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100A1891 model (Europe,Australia):
UMTS 800/850/900/2100

A1861 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
UMTS 800/850/1700/1900

A1892 model (China):
UMTS 2100
Primary 4G/5G networkLTE 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600LTE Cat4

A1891 model (Europe,Australia):
LTE (Bands 1,3,5,7,8,18,19,20,26)

A1861 model (USA,LATAM,Canada):
LTE (Bands 2,4,5,12,13,17,18,19,25,26)
TD-LTE (Bands 41)

A1892 model (China):
LTE (Bands 1,3)
TD-LTE (Bands 39,40,41)
Primary data networkCDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTEGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, TD-LTE, 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 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS, E-mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedNot supported
Call controlVoice recorderNot supported
Primary / back cameraApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Main camera5 megapixelsNot supported
Main camera resolution2592x1944 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080 pixels) 30 fpsNot supported
FlashNot supportedNot supported
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
AutofocusAutofocusNot supported
Touch focusSupportedNot supported
Image stabilizationfeature not registeredNot supported
ZoomOnly digital zoomNot supported
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionNot supported
BSI sensorSupportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo only main cameraNot supported
Front / secondary cameraApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Front camera1.2 megapixelsNot supported
Front camera resolution1280x960 pixelsNot supported
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720 pixels)Not supported
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 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC+MP3, WAV, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorNot supported
TV outputProprietary TV-outNot supported
Audio output3.5mm jackNot supported
Bluetooth4.0 version A2DP4.2 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNASupportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
Infrared portfeature not registeredNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
Active noise cancellationSupportedNot supported
Vibrating alertNot supportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5Not supported
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Heart rate
Pedometer
Other features- Colors: Space Gray, Silver
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD
- Colors: Silver, Space Gray
- Sport Band or Nike Sport Band
- 1000 nits screen
- 3D Touch display
- Siri
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Magnetic charging (dock)
Battery capacity8820 mAh352 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)feature not registeredfeature not registered
Talk time600 minutes | 10 hours | 0.4 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Radiation rate (SAR)Apple iPad Air 4G 128GBApple Watch 3 Nike+ 42mm 4G
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registered0.52 W/Kg (head) | 0.34 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered