Apple iPad Air 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following tablets: Apple iPad Air 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.6 Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.6 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 7.9 Design & Materials 7.9 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 8.6 Performance & Hardware 8.3 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 7.5 Camera 8.3 Camera
Connectivity score 5.5 Connectivity 6.2 Connectivity
Battery score 9.0 Battery 6.8 Battery

User reviews

User score -- --

Technical specifications of the Apple iPad Air 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Tab S7

Specs Apple iPad Air 4 price compare Apple iPad Air 4
Global · 4GB · 64GB · Wifi
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7 price comparison Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Global · 6GB · 128GB · Wifi
Inches 10.9" 11"
Resolution FHD WQHD+
Usable surface 81% useful 83% useful
Aspect Ratio 3:2 8:5
Dimensions 247.6 mm
178.5 mm
6.1 mm
253.8 mm
165.4 mm
6.3 mm
Weight 458 g 495 g
Micro A14
Hexa-Core
SnapD. 865+
Octa-Core
RAM 4 GB RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 64 GB 128 GB
AnTuTu 680.174
v8
605.000
v8
Battery 9720 mAh 8000 mAh
Main Camera 1
12 Mpx · ƒ/1.8

1
13 Mpx · ƒ/2.0

2
Selfie Camera SELF 7 Mpx · ƒ/2.0 SELF 8 Mpx · ƒ/2.0
Bands
OS iOS 15 Android 10 Q

Brand

Brand Apple Samsung
Aliases Ipar air 2020, iPad Air (4th generation) SM-T870N

Release Date

Release date September 2020,
1 year ago
August 2020,
1 year ago
State On Sale On Sale
Market Global Global

Design & Materials

Structure

Apple iPad Air 4
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Apple iPad Air 4
Samsung Galaxy Tab S7
Size
247.6 mm
178.5 mm
6.1 mm
253.8 mm
165.4 mm
6.3 mm
Weight 458 g 495 g
Usable surface 81 % 83 %
Materials Aluminium alloy Aluminium alloy
Resistance - -
Colors
Blue

Gold

Silver

Green

Rose-gold
Black

Silver

Bronze

Screen

Diagonal 10.9" 11"
Type LCD IPS LTPS LCD
Aspect Ratio 3:2 8:5
Resolution FHD
2360 x 1640 px
WQHD+
2560 x 1600 px
Density 264 Pixels per inch 274 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Without Notch
  • Brightnes 500 cd/m² (typ)
  • DCI-P3
  • Retina display
  • Scratch resistant
  • Full Lamination Technology
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
  • Without Notch
  • Refresh rate 120 Hz
  • Brightnes 500 cd/m² (typ)
  • S-Pen
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • LTPS (Low Temperature PolySilicon silicon)

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
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Do you think it's a nice phone?
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Is it comfortable?
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Can you see it well in the sunlight?
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Number of reviews
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Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Apple A14 Bionic Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+
CPU 2x Icestorm 3.1 GHz + 4x Firestorm 1.8 GHz 1x Cortex-A77 3.10 GHz + 3x Cortex-A77 2.4 GHz + 4x Cortex-A55 1.8 GHz
Type Hexa-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 5 nm 7 nm
Frequency 3.1 GHz 3.1 GHz
64 Bits Yes Yes

Graphics

GPU Apple 4-core graphics processing unit A14 GPU Qualcomm Adreno 650 700 Mhz

RAM

RAM 4 GB 6 GB
Type RAM LPDDR5 RAM LPDDR5

Antutu

Score
680.174
Antutu v8
Overall performance better than 96% of devices
605.000
Antutu v8
Overall performance better than 94% of devices

Storage

Capacity 64 GB 128 GB
Type -- --
SD Slot No Yes ,
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint Yes, on the side Yes, on the side

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Fingerprint
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall

Others

Notifications LED -- --
Cooling system No No
Gaming buttons No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
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Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
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What's your experience been with demanding games?
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Number of reviews
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Camera

Main

No. of cameras Rear camera Double rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard
Resolution 12 Mpx 13 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Unknown
Type CMOS CMOS
Aperture ƒ/ 1.8 ƒ/ 2.0
ISO -- --
Pixel size -- 1.00 µm
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size -- --
2
Camera type
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Wide Angle lens
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
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Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
Pixel size
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Pixel Binning
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Sensor size
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Features

Flash No LED
Optical Stabilisation No No
Slow Motion Video Yes,
240 fps
Yes,
240 fps
Others
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Ultra stable video
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous autofocus
  • Autofocus
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • Continuous shooting
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Panorama
  • RAW
  • Geotagging
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Geotagging
  • Panorama
  • HDR
  • Face detection
  • White balance settings
  • ISO settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 7 Mpx 8 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Unknown
Type -- --
Aperture ƒ/ 2.0 ƒ/ 2.0
Pixel size -- --
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size -- --
Others
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DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score -- --

User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
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Quality of nighttime photos
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Quality of selfies
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Does it have a powerful flash?
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Number of reviews
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Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G -- --
4G LTE -- --
3G -- --
2G -- --

SIM card

Dual SIM
Type

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
  • 802.11ac
  • WiFi 6 (802.11ax)
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi MiMO
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi MiMO

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • APT-x

Navigation

Navigation --
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • Beidou

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)
  • USB Type C
  • USB Host 3.0

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

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American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

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Others

Others
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

User reviews

Does it have good coverage for calls?
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Quality of the GPS
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And the WiFi?
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Number of reviews
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Battery

Battery

Capacity
9720 mAh
8000 mAh
Type Li-Polymer Li-Polymer
Fast charge Yes,
20.0W
Yes,
45.0W
Others
  • Non-removable
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
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Number of reviews
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Software

Software

Operating System
  • iPadOS 15
    iOS 15 , 4 months ago
  • Android 10
    Android 10 Q, 2 years ago
Google Services (official) -- Yes

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
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Do you regularly receive updates?
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Number of reviews
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Prices

Prices

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  4GB  •  64GB  •  Wifi Change

Prices

Prices for the version Global  •  6GB  •  128GB  •  Wifi Change