Apple Has Excellent Reviews for Its Tablet Computers
Apple has excellent average reviews for its A7 processor tablet computers as well as across its entire tablet computer range.
The iPad Air is 4G compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other tablet computers of this spec and age are not 4G compatible.
Tablets which are 4G compatible that might also be worth looking at include the Apple iPad Air.
The iPad Air is 3G compatible, which is unusual. Most of the other A7 processor tablet computers that were launched around the same time as the iPad Air are not 3G compatible.
Tablet computers which are 3G compatible that might also be worth looking at include the Apple iPad Air.
Quite High Rear Camera Resolution
The rear camera resolutions of tablet computers of a comparable age and type to the iPad Air range from 0.3MP to 5MP. The iPad Air has a fairly high rear camera resolution (5 megapixels) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and spec to the iPad Air.
Very Large Screen Size
The smallest screen size of tablets that were released more than two years ago is 7" and the largest is 9.7". When compared to other A7 processor tablet computers that were released around the same time as the iPad Air that we have assessed, the screen size of the iPad Air of 9.7 inches is one of the largest.
1080p Video Recording Mode
The iPad Air has a higher video recording mode than most A7 processor tablet computers that have been on the market for more than two years. This Apple tablet has a 1080p video recording mode, whereas most tablets of this spec and age have a 720p video recording mode.
This tablet computer's video recording mode (1080p) is actually the best video recording mode amongst all tablets of this spec and age.
A 720p video recording mode is the worst video recording mode amongst comparable types of tablet computer.
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Features One Personal Info Management App
The iPad Air has a greater number of personal info management (PIM) than most tablets of a similar type and age to it. The most frequently featured personal info management app is Notes, but this personal info management app is not featured on this tablet. The personal info management apps Calculator|Calendar|Events reminder|Games|Notes are also featured on this tablet computer.
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Not Cheap for an A7 Processor Tablet That Has Been Around for More Than Two Years
The price range of tablet computers of this spec and age is from £56 to £604. We thought that this A7 processor tablet looks expensive compared to other tablet computers of this spec and age.
Very Slow Maximum Turbo Frequency
The slowest maximum turbo frequency of tablet computers of a similar type and age to the iPad Air is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 2.9GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 2.1GHz. With a maximum turbo frequency of only 1.4 gigahertz, the iPad Air has a quite slow maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other tablets of this age and spec.
The lightest similar spec tablet computer that is a comparable age to the iPad Air is 310g heavy, the heaviest is 540g, and the average weight is 400g. With a weight of 478 grams, the Apple iPad Air is one of the heavier comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the iPad Air amongst A7 processor tablet computers of this age.
4 Other reasons to consider the Apple iPad Air
Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this A7 processor tablet was released.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The iPad Air has a fairly standard processor clock speed (1.3 gigahertz) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable type and age to the iPad Air.
Average Internal Storage Capacity
At 64 gigabytes, the Apple iPad Air has a fairly typical internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets of this type and age.
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Two Processor Cores
The iPad Air has two processor cores which is average compared to the other 22 A7 processor tablet computers that are a comparable age to the iPad Air that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.
Processor Clock Speed
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Maximum Internal Memory
Safari,Mail,iBooks,FaceTime,iTunes Store,App Store,Siri,Photo Booth,Game Center
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Beautifully designed and built
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The size of the screen and ease of use
Windows experience index 7.9 which is highest
Fits in all laptops
None so far. Ill update as time goes on
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