Compare iPad models

The power and portability of iPad unlock possibilities that will change the way you do the things you love. Whether your passion lies in travel, home decorating, or running a small business, there are built-in features and more than 850,000 apps designed to help you bring that capability wherever you bring your iPad. Each model features a gorgeous Retina display, front- and rear-facing cameras for stunning photos and HD videos, 64-bit desktop-class architecture, and the advanced features of iOS 9. Choose up to 128GB of storage to load up on music, movies, apps, and photos.1 And when you select a Wi‑Fi + Cellular model, you can bring the potential to do amazing things almost anywhere you go.

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iPad Pro

iPad Air 2

iPad Air

iPad mini 4

iPad mini 2

Capacity and Price1

Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi

32GBAED 3,099

128GBAED 3,699

16GBAED 1,899

64GBAED 2,299

128GBAED 2,699

16GBAED 1,499

32GBAED 1,699

16GBAED 1,499

64GBAED 1,899

128GBAED 2,299

16GBAED 999

32GBAED 1,249

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

128GBAED 4,199

 

 

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16GBAED 2,399

64GBAED 2,799

128GBAED 3,199

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16GBAED 1,999

32GBAED 2,199

 

 

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16GBAED 1,999

64GBAED 2,399

128GBAED 2,799

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16GBAED 1,499

32GBAED 1,749

 

 

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Weight and Dimensions2

Height

305.7 mm (12 inches)

Height

240 mm (9.4 inches)

Height

240 mm (9.4 inches)

Height

203.2 mm (8 inches)

Height

200 mm (7.87 inches)

Width

220.6 mm (8.68 inches)

Width

169.5 mm (6.6 inches)

Width

169.5 mm (6.6 inches)

Width

134.8 mm (5.3 inches)

Width

134.7 mm (5.3 inches)

Depth

6.9 mm (0.27 inch)

Depth

6.1 mm (0.24 inch)

Depth

7.5 mm (0.29 inch)

Depth

6.1 mm (0.24 inches)

Depth

7.5 mm (0.29 inch)

Weight (Wi‑Fi)

713 grams (1.57 pounds)

Weight (Wi‑Fi)

437 grams (0.96 pound)

Weight (Wi‑Fi)

469 grams
(1 pound)

Weight (Wi‑Fi)

298.8 grams (0.65 pound)

Weight (Wi‑Fi)

331 grams (0.73 pound)

Weight (Wi‑Fi + Cellular)

723 grams (1.59 pounds)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

444 grams (0.98 pound)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

478 grams (1.05 pounds)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

304 grams (0.67 pound)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular)

341 grams (0.75 pound)

Display

12.9” Retina display

Retina display

9.7” Retina display

Retina display

9.7” Retina display

Retina display

7.9” Retina display

Retina display

7.9” Retina display

Retina display

12.9‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit Multi‑Touch display

9.7‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit Multi‑Touch display

9.7‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit Multi‑Touch display

7.9‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit Multi‑Touch display

7.9‑inch (diagonal) LED‑backlit Multi‑Touch display

2732‑by‑2048 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)

2048‑by‑1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)

2048‑by‑1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)

2048‑by‑1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch (ppi)

2048‑by‑1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch (ppi)

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fully laminated display

Fully laminated display

Fully laminated display

Antireflective coating

Antireflective coating

Antireflective coating

Chip

A9X third-generation chip with 64-bit architecture

Compared to A7:

CPU: 2.5x faster

Graphics: 5x faster

A8X second-generation chip with 64-bit architecture

Compared to A7:

CPU: 1.4x faster

Graphics: 2.5x faster

A7 chip with 64-bit architecture

A8 second-generation chip with 64-bit architecture

Compared to A7:

CPU: 1.3x faster

Graphics: 1.6x faster

A7 chip with 64-bit architecture

M9 motion coprocessor

M8 motion coprocessor

M7 motion coprocessor

M8 motion coprocessor

M7 motion coprocessor

Front HD Camera

1.2MP photos

1.2MP photos

1.2MP photos

1.2MP photos

1.2MP photos

720p HD video

720p HD video

720p HD video

720p HD video

720p HD video

Video calling over Wi-Fi or Cellular3

Video calling over Wi-Fi or Cellular3

Video calling over Wi-Fi or Cellular3

Video calling over Wi-Fi or Cellular3

Video calling over Wi-Fi or Cellular3

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Burst mode

Burst mode

Burst mode

iSight Camera

8MP photos

8MP photos

5MP photos

8MP photos

5MP photos

Autofocus

Autofocus

Autofocus

Autofocus

Autofocus

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Five‑element lens

Five‑element lens

Five‑element lens

Five‑element lens

Five‑element lens

Hybrid IR filter

Hybrid IR filter

Hybrid IR filter

Hybrid IR filter

Hybrid IR filter

ƒ/2.4 aperture

ƒ/2.4 aperture

ƒ/2.4 aperture

ƒ/2.4 aperture

ƒ/2.4 aperture

HDR photos

HDR photos

HDR photos

HDR photos

HDR photos

Panorama

Panorama

Panorama

Panorama

Panorama

Burst mode

Burst mode

Burst mode

Video Recording

1080p HD video recording

1080p HD video recording

1080p HD video recording

1080p HD video recording

1080p HD video recording

Tap to focus while recording

Tap to focus while recording

Tap to focus while recording

Tap to focus while recording

Tap to focus while recording

Video stabilization

Video stabilization

Video stabilization

Video stabilization

Video stabilization

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Face detection

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

Backside illumination

3x video zoom

3x video zoom

3x video zoom

3x video zoom

3x video zoom

Time-lapse video with stabilization

Time-lapse video with stabilization

Time-lapse video

Time-lapse video with stabilization

Time-lapse video

Slo-mo video

Slo-mo video

Slo-mo video

Touch ID

Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button

Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button

Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button

Cellular and Wireless

All models

All models

All models

All models

All models

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n/​ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n/​ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n/​ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)

MIMO

MIMO

MIMO

MIMO

MIMO

Bluetooth 4.2 technology

Bluetooth 4.2 technology

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Bluetooth 4.2 technology

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Wi-Fi + Cellular

Wi-Fi + Cellular

Wi-Fi + Cellular

Wi-Fi + Cellular

Wi-Fi + Cellular

GSM/EDGE

GSM/EDGE

GSM/EDGE

GSM/EDGE

GSM/EDGE

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B

UMTS/HSPA/​HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA

UMTS/HSPA/​HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA

UMTS/HSPA/​HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA

UMTS/HSPA/​HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA

UMTS/HSPA/​HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA

LTE3

LTE3

LTE3

LTE3

LTE3

Data only4

Data only4

Data only4

Data only4

Data only4

SIM Card

Nano-SIM

(supports Apple SIM)

Nano-SIM

(supports Apple SIM)

Nano-SIM

Nano-SIM

(supports Apple SIM)

Nano-SIM

Connector

Lightning

Lightning

Lightning

Lightning

Lightning

Smart Connector

Power and Battery5

Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to music

Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network

Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system

Sensors

Touch ID

Touch ID

Touch ID

Three-axis gyro

Three-axis gyro

Three-axis gyro

Three-axis gyro

Three-axis gyro

Accelerometer

Accelerometer

Accelerometer

Accelerometer

Accelerometer

Ambient light sensor

Ambient light sensor

Ambient light sensor

Ambient light sensor

Ambient light sensor

Barometer

Barometer

Barometer

iPad Pro Tech Specs

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iPad Air 2 Tech Specs

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iPad mini 4 Tech Specs

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