Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is a better tablet.

In this review of iPad Air 2 vs iPad Mini 2 we pick Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB as a better device because it has a better battery life, has continuous shooting mode, better image resolution, has a bigger screen size, slimmer, supports 64-bit and has more RAM.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: DESIGN

Thickness; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is 6.1mm whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is 7.5mm

Width; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is 169.5mm whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is 134.7mm.

Weight; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is 437g whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is 331g.

Height; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is 240mm while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is 200mm

Bottom line: Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is better in design.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: DISPLAY

The display features of iPad Air vs iPad mini 2 include the following comparisons;

Pixel density; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has 264ppi while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has 324ppi

Screen detection; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has screen detection.

Screen size; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is 9.7” whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI is 7.9”.

Screen resolution; the two devices have 1536 x 2048 pixels

Touch screen; the two devices have touch screens.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is better as it has screen detection.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: PERFORMANCE

Internal memory; the two devices have 32GB.

Chipset; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has Apple A8X whereas Apple A7 APL0698

Processor; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has Tri core, 1.5GHz, Cyclone while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has Dual core, 1.3GHz, Cyclone.

Supports 64-bit; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB supports 64-bit.

RAM; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has 2GB whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has 1GB.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is better in terms of performance.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: CAMERAS

Widest aperture; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has f/2.2 while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has f/2.4

Camera features; the two have digital zoom, digital image stabilization, face detection and touch to focus.

Image resolution; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has 3264 x 2448 Pixels whereas Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has 2592 x 1944 pixel.

BSI sensor; the two devices have BSI sensors

Shooting modes; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has continuous shooting mode, HDR and burst mode while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has HDR.

Resolution (front camera); each device has 2MP.

Video recording; the two devices have 1280×720 @ 30fps.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is better in terms of cameras.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: AUDIO

Socket for 3.5mm audio jack; the two devices have sockets for 3.5mm audio jack.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB and Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI are similar in audio.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: BATTERY

Capacity; Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB has 8600mAh while Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI has 6450mAh.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is better as it has a powerful battery.

Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB vs Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI: KEY FEATURES

802.11 A AC 5GHz connection; the two devices have this feature.

Bluetooth; the two devices have v4.0

Accelerometer; the two devices have accelerometers

Light sensor; the two devices have light sensors

Gyroscope; the two devices have gyroscopes.

Bottom line: Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB and Apple iPad Mini 2 32GB WIFI are similar in terms of key features.

Conclusion

In this review, when deciding to choose whether iPad Air 2 or iPad Mini 2 is better, Apple iPad Air 2 WIFI 32GB is so far a perfect choice.