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Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB) vs Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)

Side by side comparison between Samsung Google Nexus 10 vs Apple iPad Air 2 tablets, differences, pros, cons and full specifications. What's the better?

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Compare Apple iPad Air 2 XSamsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)11Points
Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)
10.1"
PLS

2560x1600

5
MP

2mp

2GB
RAM

32bit Dual

9000
mAh

(Non removable)

vs
13PointsApple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)Compare Samsung Google Nexus 10 X
Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
9.7"
IPS

1536x2048

8
MP

1.2mp

2GB
RAM

64bit Triple

7340
mAh

(Non removable)

What's the better tablet? Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal. Therefore, you shouldn't only consider this. Our goal is to help you, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which one is the best! Comment!

Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)11 Advantages Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)vsiPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)13 Advantages Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
+16GB (12GB available)20%
More internal storage for applications and files
vs16GB (10GB available)
+2560x1600 pixels30%
Higher resolution screen
vs1536x2048 pixels
+299 PPI13%
Crisper display of text, images and videos because it has more pixels per inch (ppi)
vs264 PPI
+10.1"4%
Larger screen
vs9.7"
+LED flashAdvantage
The LED flash helps in dark places or in low light
vsNot supported
+(front) 2MP56%
Higher resolution secondary camera to take pictures and selfies
vs(front) 1.2MP
+3500000 apps (Google Play Store)52%
More apps available to download and use
vs2300000 apps (App Store)
+9000 mAh23%
Battery - higher amperage (mAh) allows more device usage time, but it also depends on the hardware and use
vs7340 mAh
+Vibrating alertAdvantage
The vibration of the device aids in the use of several features
vsNot supported
+A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSAdvantage
It's harder to lose yourself in the city with GPS on your device
vsNot supported
+NFCAdvantage
NFC allows you to make payments by approach quickly and securely
vsNot supported
1.7GHz 32bit Dual-Corevs+1.5GHz 64bit Triple-Core42%
More powerful processor, you can open your applications faster
2GB LPDDR2vs+2GB LPDDR3Advantage
This RAM type is better and more efficient.
603 grams (21.11 ounces)vs+437 grams (15.3 ounces)38%
Lighter
8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)vs+6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)46%
Thinner
TFT PLSvs+TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCDAdvantage
TFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD display is brighter and more vivid
(back) 5MPvs+(back) 8MP63%
Higher resolution main camera
Not supportedvs+BSI sensorAdvantage
The BSI sensor allows the entry of more light generating photos with more detail and brightness
Not supportedvs+HDR photo/video and HDR photo on front cameraAdvantage
The HDR technology produced photos with more detail in dark areas
Not supportedvs+Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)Advantage
Sensors help you use the device
Not supportedvs+Active noise cancellationAdvantage
Noise-canceling microphone allows better call quality
802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)vs+802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)Advantage
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz) is newer and faster
3.0 + A2DPvs+4.0 + A2DPAdvantage
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP is newer and faster
HTML, XHTMLvs+HTML, XHTML, HTML5Advantage
Better sites viewing on the internet

21 Common items in both devices
16 million
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
EIS: Digital stabilization
Full HD (1920x1080)
(front) HD (1280x720)
Capacitive
+14 specs and more in the table below

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

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📱 Model features

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
ModelGoogle Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Other model namesSamsung Nexus 10 P8110iPad Air 2 A1566 (WiFi), iPad 6
Country or region available(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
(Global, International)
BrandSamsungApple
Release date11/13/201210/24/2014, Announced: 10/16/2014
Depth8.9 millimeters (0.35 inches)6.1 millimeters (0.24 inches)
Size (width x height)177.6 x 263.9 millimeters (6.99 x 10.39 in)169.5 x 240 millimeters (6.67 x 9.45 in)
Weight603 grams (21.11 ounces)437 grams (15.3 ounces)
Build, materialsfeature not registeredAluminum body, glass front
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported

🤖 Operating System

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
System versionAndroid 4.2 Jelly BeaniOS 8.0
Firmware updateAndroid 5.1 LollipopiPadOS 13
User Interfacefeature not registeredfeature not registered

⚙️ Processor

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Chipset32bit - Samsung Exynos 5 Dual 5250 (32nm)64bit - Apple A8X (20nm)
CPUDual-Core, 1 processor:
1.7GHz Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A15
Triple-Core, 1 processor:
1.5GHz Triple-Core Typhoon
GPU graphical controllerARM Mali-T604PowerVR GX6450 Rogue (8-core)
Performance (benchmark)feature not registeredBasemark X: 29753

💽 Memory and storage

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
RAM memory2GB LPDDR22GB LPDDR3
Internal storage16GB (12GB available)16GB (10GB available)
External storageNot supportedNot supported

📲 Display

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Display typeTFT PLSTFT LED-Backlit IPS LCD
Screen size10.1" inches9.7" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~63.1% (screen-to-body ratio)~71.6% (screen-to-body ratio)
Display resolution2560x1600 pixels1536x2048 pixels (4:3)
TouchscreenCapacitive MultitouchCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Pixel density (dot pitch)299 PPI264 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 2Scratch-resistant glass
Display featuresfeature not registered60Hz

📶 Mobile networks

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM cardNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/uploadfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Network technologyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Frequency, bandsExpand band detailsCollapse details
GSM MHz bandNot supportedNot supported
Primary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary 5G networkNot supportedNot supported
Primary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported

📷 Camera

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Back camera (main camera)5 megapixels8 megapixels
Main camera resolution2560x1920 pixels3264x2448 pixels
Video recording (primary)Full HD (1920x1080) 30 fpsFull HD (1920x1080) 30 fps
FlashLED flashNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.4 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registered1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilizationEIS: Digital stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedSupported
HDRNot supportedHDR photo/video and HDR photo on front camera
Camera extrasfeature not registeredfeature not registered

📸 Front camera

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Front camera (secondary)2 megapixels1.2 megapixels
Front camera resolution1600x1200 pixels1280x960 pixels
Video recording (secondary)HD (1280x720)HD (1280x720)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturefeature not registeredf/2.2 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registered31mm lens
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered

🔉 Sound and multimedia

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
LoudspeakerSupportedSupported
Active noise cancellationNot supported2 microphones or more
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, DivX, H.264, H.263, WMVMP4, H.264, MOV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, eAAC+

🔌 Connectivity

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
USBMicroUSB 2.0MicroUSB 2.0
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
TV outputMicro HDMI Type DProprietary TV-out
Bluetooth3.0 + A2DP4.0 + A2DP
WiFi802.11 b/g/n (2.4Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4Ghz, 5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASSNot supported
NFCSupportedNot supported
Infrared portNot supportedNot supported

🧭 Sensors

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
SensorsAccelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Accelerometer
Ambient Light sensor
Barometer
Compass
Fingerprint sensor (front-mounted)
Gyroscope
Vibrating alertSupportedNot supported

🔋 Battery

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Battery typeLiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)LiPo: Li-Ion polymer (Non removable)
Battery capacity9000 mAh7340 mAh
Charger, watts Standard charging Standard charging
Talk time autonomy9 hours10 hours
Standby500 hours (20.8 days)feature not registered

➕ Other features

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
Call controlNot supportedNot supported
MessagingE-mail, Push mailE-mail, Push mail
Hands-free callingSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Ringtonesfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Web browserHTML, XHTMLHTML, XHTML, HTML5
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Qwerty physical keyboardWireless external keyboardNot supported
Miscellaneous- Colors: Black
- Panorama photo
- WiFi direct
- Java framework
- Colors: Space Gray, Silver, Gold
- Retina display
- Oleophobic coating
- AirDrop file sharing
- iCloud service
- iCloud Keychain
- FaceTime HD

☢️ Radiation rate

Samsung Google Nexus 10 (P8110 16GB)Apple iPad Air 2 (WiFi 16GB)
SAR 1.6W/kg (USA, Mexico, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
SAR 2W/kg (Europe, UK, etc.)feature not registeredfeature not registered
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