Compare Apple iPad Air 16GB WiFi VS Sony Xperia Tablet Z 16GB

Quick Facts
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Reasons to Buy
  • Much sharper screen
  • 264 ppi vs 224 ppi
    High pixel density shows sharper text and extremely detailed photos/videos.
  • Much lighter
  • 469.0 grams vs 495.0 grams
    Lightweight devices can be held tirelessly for a long time

  • Larger screen
  • 9.7 inch vs 10.1 inch
    Internet browsing or watching movies is more pleasing on large screens.
  • Much faster processor
  • 1300 MHz Dual core vs 1500 MHz Quad core
    Fast processor smoothly executes multiple tasks/apps simultaneously.
  • Much more RAM
  • 1.0 GB vs 2.0 GB
    More RAM results in faster loading of multiple apps.
  • Much higher primary camera resolution
  • 5.0 MP vs 8.1 MP
    Camera of high resolution takes detailed & sharp photos.
  • Has 3G
  • No vs Yes
    3G enables fast internet access up to 42.2 Mbps, allowing live TV, high speed downloads, etc.
  • Has FM Radio
  • No vs Yes
    FM Radio allows you to listen to music & news from radio stations, even while travelling.
  • Much more expandable memory
  • N/A vs 64 GB
    More expandable storage allows having more songs, photos, videos, etc.
  • Much higher secondary camera resolution
  • 1.2 MP vs 2.2 MP
    Front camera of high resolution results in sharp video-chats & self-photos.
  • Is waterproof
  • No vs Yes
    Waterproof phones can be used in wet environments, even under water upto 1 m.
  • Has NFC
  • No vs Yes
    NFC enables faster sharing of content between NFC devices, one tap payment options, etc.
  • Much thinner
  • 7.5 mm vs 6.9 mm
    Slim handsets are easy to handle or pocket, and look stylish
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Design
Operating system iOS 7.0.2 Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
Dimensions

    Height:240 mm

    Width:169.5 mm

    Thickness:7.5 mm

    Height:266 mm

    Width:172 mm

    Thickness:6.90 mm

    Weight 469 grams 495 grams
    Ruggedness Dust proof,Water proof
    Available Colors        
    Hardware
    System chip Qualcomm APQ8064
    Processor Dual core, 1300 MHz, Quad core, 1500 MHz,
    2D/3D GPU
    • PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics)
    RAM 1 GB 2 GB
    Built-in storage 16 GB 16 GB
    Memory card support Upto 64 GB microSD
    Display
    Physical size 9.7 Inch 10.1 Inch
    Display resolution 1536x2048 (264 ppi) 1200x1920 (224 ppi)
    Display Technology IPS LCD TFT
    Color Density 16M 16M
    Touch screen Capacitive, Multi-touch Capacitive, Multi-touch
    Camera
    Primary Camera 5 MP, 2592 x 1944 8.1 MP, 3264 x 2448
    Flash
    Zoom Digital Zoom Digital Zoom
    Dedicated Camera Button
    Features
    • Auto Focus
    • Geo tagging
    • High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
    • Touch to focus
    • Auto Focus
    • Face detection
    • High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
    • Smile detection
    • Touch to focus
    Video Capture Yes Yes
    Video Resolution 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps 1920 x 1080p @ 30fps
    Secondary camera 1.2 MP, 1280 x 1024 2.2 MP, 1600 x 1200
    Network
    SIM Type GSM
    Network technology GSM,UMTS/HSDPA/WCDMA
    Data HSDPA 42 Mbit/s(Download), HSUPA 5.8 Mbit/s(Upload)
    3G Yes
    4G
    GPRS
    • Yes
    • 107 kbps
    EDGE
    • Yes
    • 296 kbps
    GPS A-GPS,Glonass A-GPS,Glonass
    Connectivity
    Bluetooth Version 4.0, A2DP, EDR Version 4.0, A2DP
    Wi-Fi 802.11

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Features:Dual antennas

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      Wi-Fi 802.11:Yes

      Standard:a,b,g,n

      Features:Dual antennas

      Mobile Hotspot:Yes

      USB USB 2.0 USB 2.0, microUSB 2.0
      Headphones connector 3.5mm 3.5mm
      External Device connector DLNA, NFC
      Battery
      Talk time 10 Hours(2G) 10 Hours(2G)
      Stand-by time 1230 Hours(2G), 1270 Hours(3G)
      Battery Capacity 6000 mAh, Li-Polymer
      Multimedia
      Music player
      • AAC, MP3, WAV
      • eAAC+, FLAC, MP3
      Video player
      • MPEG4
      • H.263, H.264, MKV, MPEG4, WMV, Xvid, DivX
      Radio

        Radio:No

        Radio:FM

        Features:RDS,Stereo FM

      Pre-loaded Apps
      Sensors
      Sensors Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light sensor, Proximity sensor
      Phone Features
      Phonebook
      • Yes
      • Limited
      • Yes
      • Practically Unlimited
      Organizer Calculator, Stopwatch, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer Calculator, World clock, Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer
      Keypad
      Sales Pack iPad Air Lightning to USB Cable USB Power Adapter Tablet, Battery, Charger, USB Cable, User Manual, Warranty Card
      Availability
      Officially announced 22-Oct-2013 17-Jan-2013
      Market status Available
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