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Apple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GB vs ZTE Maven 2

Side by side comparison, pros, cons, differences between Apple iPad mini 3 vs ZTE Maven 2 devices with full specifications. What's the best?

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Compare ZTE Maven 2 X15Apple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GB
Apple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GB
7.9"
IPS

1536x2048

5
MP

1.2mp

1GB
RAM

64bit Dual

6350
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 mini 3 CDMA 16GB

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!


15 Advantages Apple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GB
iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBvsMaven 2
 27%27%
+More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
1.3Ghz 64bit Dual-Corevs1.1Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
 2 times100%
+More internal storage for applications and files
16GBvs8GB (5GB user available)
 47%47%
+Thinner
7.5 millimeters (0.3 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
 65%65%
+Crisper display of text, images and video because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
324 PPIvs196 PPI
 58%58%
+Larger screen
7.9"vs5"
Advantage
+The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
BSI sensorvsNot supported
 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
FingerprintvsNot supported
 176%100%
+Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
6350 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

09 Advantages ZTE Maven 2
Maven 2vsiPad mini 3 CDMA 16GB
Advantage
+More external storage for files using memory cards
Until 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXCvsNot supported
 105%100%
+Lighter
166 grams (5.81 ounces)vs341 grams (11.94 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

20 Common items in both devices
1GB LPDDR3
16 million
(back) 5MP
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
HDR photo only main camera
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
802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) / 802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
USB 2.0 Proprietary connector / 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 mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
ModeliPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBMaven 2
Also known asVerizon Apple iPad Mini 3 A1600, iPad mini 3 LTE A1600AT&T ZTE Maven 2 Z831
Country or region availableUSAUSA
BrandAppleZTE
Release dateOctober, 2014July, 2017
Depth7.5 millimeters (0.3 inches)11 millimeters (0.43 inches)
Size (width x height)134.7 x 200 millimeters (5.3 x 7.87 in)73 x 145.5 millimeters (2.87 x 5.73 in)
Weight341 grams (11.94 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 mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
Operating systemiOS 8.0Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Firmware updatefeature not registeredfeature not registered
HardwareApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
Architecture - Chipset64bit - Apple A7 APL569832bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 (28nm)
CPU processor1.3Ghz Dual-Core Cyclone1.1Ghz Quad-Core ARM Cortex-A7
GPU graphical controllerPowerVR G6430 MP4Qualcomm Adreno 304
RAM memory1GB LPDDR31GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB8GB (5GB user available)
eMMC 4.5
External storageNot supportedUntil 64GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplayApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
Display typeTFT LCD IPS LED-BacklitTFT LCD IPS
Screen size7.9" inches5" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~71.7% (screen-to-body ratio)~64.9% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch
Display resolution1536x2048 pixels480x854 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)324 PPI196 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassNot supportedNot supported
Mobile networks and dataApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE 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 700/800/850/900/1700/1800/1900/2100/2600LTE Cat4 (Bands 2, 4, 5, 12)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, CDMA2000 EV-DO Rev A, 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 mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
MessagingSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (T9), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice recorderVoice dialing, Voice recorder
Primary / back cameraApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
Main camera5 megapixels5 megapixels
Main camera resolution2592x1944 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 only main cameraHDR photo only main camera
Front / secondary cameraApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE 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 mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
RadioNot supportedFM
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, MOVMP4, H.264, H.263
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, eAAC, M4AMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
USBUSB 2.0 Proprietary connectorMicroUSB 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 (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)
DLNANot supportedNot supported
NFCNot supportedNot supported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSA-GPS, GeoTagging
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported
Other functionsApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE 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
Fingerprint
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Other features- Colors: Black on gray, White on silver, Gold
- Apple SIM only USA and UK
- Oleophobic coating on Retina display
- Fingerprint sensor (Touch ID)
- Aluminium body
- FaceTime
- Siri natural language
- iCloud cloud service
- Twitter and Facebook
- Lightning connector port
- OpenGL ES 3.0
- Colors: Dark gray
- Dolby audio
- WiFi hotspot
Power supply and autonomyApple iPad mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
BatteryLiPo - Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)Li-Ion (Non removable)
Battery capacity6350 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 mini 3 CDMA 16GBZTE Maven 2
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombiafeature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registeredfeature not registered