In yet another development, Apple flexes its muscle with launching of “new iPad”.Its old rival Samsung can neither be ignored in terms of its capabilities to set up a keen contest. The comparison as per the specifications is enumerated below.
The new iPad is packed with Apple’s latest 1GHz A5X processor which includes high-performance, low power system on a chip with “quad core” graphics.
Samsung Galaxy tab has 1GHz dual core Cortex-A9 processor, Nvidia Tegra 2 T20 chip-set and ULP GeForce GPU which is fast compared to most of the other tablets in the stores at the moment.
The new iPad has a 9.7 inch screen LED-backlit IPS TFT, capacitive touchscreen with 2048 x 1536 pixels and 264 ppi pixel density. That’s 4 times than that of iPad2 with fingerprint-resistant oleo phobic coating.
Samsung galaxy Tab 10.1 has a 10.1 inch screen TFT capacitive Touchscreen with 800 x 1280 pixels and 149 ppi pixel density.
Galaxy tab is powered with Android 3.0 Honeycomb and is rumoured to get an Android 4.0 updates. But no official words have yet been received.
With iOS5 in tablets they have tried to take it to a new level.
The New iPad has
- primary camera -5 megapixel ,2592 x 1944 pixels
- Front-facing secondary VGA camera
- Auto focus rear facing camera with iSight and CMOS sensor setup
- Touch focus, geo-tagging, HDR and face detection
- Video capabilities of 1080p at 30fps and video stabilization.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 has
- Primary camera-8 megapixel, 3264 x 2448 pixels
- Front-facing 2 megapixel camera
- Auto focus, LED flash rear camera with geo-tagging
- Video capabilities of 1080p at 30fps
New iPad comes with Li-Po 42.5 Watt-Hour providing Stand-by up to 720 hours and talk time up to 10 hours.
Galaxy Tab 10.1v has a standard 6860 Li-Po battery which provides a huge stand by of up to 1810 long hours and talk time up to 10 hours.
Height: 9.50 inches (241.2 mm)
Width: 7.31 inches (185.7 mm)
Depth: 0.37 inch (9.4 mm)
Weight: 1.44 pounds (652 g)
Both the gadgets loaded with so much innovative features cost aspect could be anybody’s guess.But the best buy prices are as follows
The new iPad comes in the following variants of price:
- $499 -16GB
- $599 -32GB
- $699 -64GB
Wi-Fi + 4G
- $629 -16GB
- $729 -32GB
- $829 -64GB
Samsung hasn’t yet released any official words on the pricing,but they did say that Galaxy Tab will cost around $470(excluding taxes) when it reaches Sweden.