iPad vs iPad 2 – Head to Head Comparison

Apple, is known for it’s innovative products, one of the great products in Apple’s bounty are the iPad, here is a quick comparison between the iPad and iPad 2

Model Apple iPad 2 Apple iPad
Market Status Coming Soon Current Model
technology WiFi model / WiFi + 3G (GSM/EDGE 850, 900,1800, 1900 MHz, UMTS/HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 MHz) WiFi model / WiFi + 3G (GSM/EDGE 850, 900,1800, 1900 MHz, UMTS/HSDPA 850, 1900, 2100 MHz)
Dimension(mm) 241.2 x 185.7 x 8.8 242.8 x189.7 x 13.4
Item Weight 613 680
SARRating
Screen size 9.7 inch, 1024 X 768, Ambient light sensor, Multi-touch 9.7 inch, 1024 x 768, Ambient light sensor
Screen Color
Line of Text
Menu Type
Design Type Tablet Tablet
Navigation key Accelerometer sensor, Proximity sensor Multi-touch
Soft Key
Other keys Three-axis gyroscope, Magnetometer Accelerometer, on-screen QWERTY keyboard
Keypad Lighting
Antenna Internal Internal
Phonebook
Internal Memory 512MB RAM / 16GB, 32GB, 64GB 256 MB
16GB, 32GB, or 64GB flash drive
Memory Expansion
Battery Type 25Wh Li – Polymer
Talk Time(minutes)
Standby Time(hours) Web Surfing :3G up to 9 hours Web Surfing (WiFi : 10 hours / 3G : 9 hours)

 

Entertainment

polyphonic Not Available Not Available
Customization
MP3 Yes Yes
FMRadio No No
Video Support H.263, H.264, MPEG-4, MOV H.263, H.264, MPEG-4, MOV
Voice Support
Audio Support AAC, MP3, WAV, Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
3.5-mm stereo headphone jack
AAC, MP3, WAV, Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
3.5-mm stereo headphone jack
Games

 

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes, ver 2.1 Yes, ver 2.1
Infrared (IrDA) No No
USB port No No
EDGE Yes Yes (for WiFi + 3G version)
Support 3G Yes Yes
Data Types/GPRS Yes Yes
WIFI (802.11a/b/g/n) Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n)
HSDPA Yes (with 3G version) Yes (WiFi + 3G version)
Data cable

 

Messaging

SMS Yes Yes
EMS No No
MMS Yes Yes
Email Yes, Push Emai Yes, Push Email
Instant Messaging Yes Yes
PTT/POC No No

 

Software

Java(J2ME) No No
WAP No Info Yes Ver 2.0
Platform/OS Apple IOS 4.3 Apple OS 4.0
Browser Safari Safari
Predictive Text
Speech Coddecs
PIM Application
OtherApplication GPS (A-GPS navigation), PDF reader, Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint ), Digital Compass, GPS (A-GPS navigation), PDF reader, Document viewer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint ), Digital Compass,

 

Personal

Themes
Caller ID Yes Yes
Profile ID Yes Yes

 

Camera Features

Lens Type CMOS
Mega pixel ?
Max. Resolution (Secondary VGA Camera)
Digital Zoom 5X
Flash No
Night Mode Yes
Frame
Extra Features Geo-tagging, FaceTime Support
video Yes, 720p HD (1280 x 720)
Photo Format
Video Format

 

 

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