Apple iPad Air vs Apple iPad Air 2

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

Full Comparison

Display

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Display technology
Retina LCD
IPS, LED, Retina LCD
Screen size
9.70 in
9.70 in
Resolution
2048x1536 px
2048x1536 px
Pixel density
264 ppi
264 ppi
Touchscreen
yesyes
yesyes
Proximity sensor
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

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Height
9.45 in
9.45 in
Width
6.67 in
6.67 in
Depth
0.30 in
0.24 in
Weight
1.00 lb
0.96 lb

Platform

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Operating system
iOS 7
iOS 8.1
CPU Cores
2
4
Cpu Frequency
1.3 GHz
1.5 GHz
Ram
1 GB
2 GB

Storage

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

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesyes
yesyes
Ambient light sensor
yesyes
yesyes
Digital compass
yesyes
yesyes

Camera

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Front facing camera
yesyes
yesyes
Primary Resolution
1.2 Mpx
1.2 Mpx
Secondary resolution
5 Mpx
8 Mpx
Video resolution
1080p
1080p
Autofocus
yesyes
yesyes
Rear facing camera
yesyes
yesyes

Connectivity

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Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
Bluetooth version
4.0
4.0
Charging Connection
Apple Lightning
Apple Lightning
Headphone Connection
3.5mm
3.5mm
Wi-Fi hotspot
yesyes
yesyes

Network

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Wi-Fi
yesyes
yesyes

Navigation

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GPS
yesyes
yesyes

Power

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Battery type
Li-Po
Li-Po
Battery capacity
8827 mAh
8620 mAh
Battery life
10 h
10 h