Apple iPad 2 vs Apple iPad Air

7.31 in
9.5 in
Apple iPad 2 Tablet
vs
6.67 in
9.45 in
Apple iPad Air Tablet

Full Comparison

Display

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
Display technology
LED
Retina LCD
Screen size
9.70 in
9.70 in
Resolution
1024x768 px
2048x1536 px
Pixel density
132 ppi
264 ppi
Touchscreen
yesyes
yesyes
Additional Display Support
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
Height
9.50 in
9.45 in
Width
7.31 in
6.67 in
Depth
0.34 in
0.30 in
Weight
1.33 lb
1.00 lb

Platform

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
CPU Cores
2
2
Cpu Frequency
1 GHz
1.3 GHz
Ram
0.512 GB
1 GB
CPU Model
arm cortex-a9
custom apple cyclone 64-bit armv8
GPU Model
powervr sgx543
powervr g6430

Storage

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Internal storage
32GB, 64GB
32GB, 64GB, 128GB

Sensors

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
Accelerometer
yesyes
yesyes
Ambient light sensor
yesyes
yesyes
Gyroscope
yesyes
yesyes
Digital compass
yesyes
yesyes

Camera

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
Primary Resolution
0.7 Mpx
1.2 Mpx
Secondary resolution
0.3 Mpx
5 Mpx
Video resolution
720p
1080p
Autofocus
yesyes
yesyes

Connectivity

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Bluetooth version
2.1 + EDR
4.0
Charging Connection
Proprietary
Apple Lightning
Headphone Connection
3.5mm
3.5mm

Network

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Wi-Fi
yesyes
yesyes

Navigation

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GPS
yesyes
yesyes

Power

Apple iPad 2Apple iPad 2Apple iPad AirApple iPad Air
Battery type
Li-Po
Li-Po
Battery capacity
6930 mAh
8827 mAh
Battery life
10 h
10 h