Galaxy Alpha VS iPad Mini Retina Display

The Samsung Galaxy Alpha has better specifications than the Apple iPad Mini Retina Display

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha VS Apple iPad Mini Retina Display

 
Galaxy Alpha iPad Mini Retina Display
 
The Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the Apple iPad Mini Retina Display are proportionally scaled to give you an idea how they size up against each other. Bellow, we have compared specifications of the two devices to give our take on which device scores higher based on key features available.

Score

Thinner
2
The Galaxy Alpha is thinner at 6.7mm
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display is thicker at 7.5mm
Smaller Size (CC)
2
The Galaxy Alpha has a smaller cubic volume of 58103.74
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display has a greater cubic volume of 202050
Less Weight
2
The Galaxy Alpha lighter at 115 grams
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display heavier at 331 grams
Screen Viewability
0
The Galaxy Alpha features a smaller 4.7" display
2
The iPad Mini Retina Display features a bigger 7.9" display
Pixel Density
0
The Galaxy Alpha has lower pixel density at 312 ppi
2
The iPad Mini Retina Display has a higher pixel density at 324 ppi
Newer
1
The Galaxy Alpha is newer and was released on 08/2014
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display is older and was released on 10/2013
Standby Time
0
The Galaxy Alpha can last around hours
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display can last around hours
Talk Time
0
The Galaxy Alpha can last less around hours
2
The iPad Mini Retina Display can last more around 10 hours
Camera
2
The iPad Mini Retina Display has a 13mp camera
0
The iPad Mini Retina Display has a 5mp camera
Total Points
9 6
Total Score
60% 40%
Why this score
We have compared the most important features of the Samsung Galaxy Alpha and the Apple iPad Mini Retina Display to give a non-biased opinion on which phone stacks better, and based on our results the Samsung Galaxy Alpha has better specifications than the Apple iPad Mini Retina Display. Note that the Galaxy Alpha has 32Gb internal storage compared to 16, 32, 64, 128GB internal storage found in the iPad Mini Retina Display currently we are not scoring internal memory, processor number and speed and those should also be taken into consideration if you are interested in the Samsung Galaxy Alpha or the Apple iPad Mini Retina Display

Availability

Announced on
August 2014 October 2013
Available
September 2014 November 2013

Battery

Capacity
1860 mAh -
Talk Time
- 10 hours
Type
Lithium Ion Lithium Ion

CPU

Core #
4 4
Speed
1.8GHz 1.4GHz
Type
Exynos 5 Octa 5430 Apple A7 (64bit)

Camera

Main
13mp (4128x3096) 5mp (2592x1944)
Secondary
1600x1200 720p
Video
2160p 30fps, 1080p 60fps, 720 120fps 1080p

Connectivity & Data

Bluetooth
4.0 4.0
EDGE
YES -
GPRS
YES -
GPS
yes, and GLONASS -
HSCSD
HSDPA, 42 Mbps, HSUPA; LTE-300 Mbps Down, 50 Mbps Up -
NFC
YES -
USB
microUSB 2.0 Lightning Connector
Wireless
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA -

Display

Colors
16.8 million 16.8 million
Resolution
1280x720 pixels 2048x1536 pixels
Size
4.7 inches 7.9 inches
Type
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology

General

2G Network
GSM 850, 900 ,1800 ,1900 -
3G Network
HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100 -
4G Network
LTE 800, 850, 900,1800,1900, 2100, 2600 -
Alias
SM-G850F, SM-G850A , SM-G850T, SM-G850M, Galaxy Alfa -
Form Factor
Slate Tablet
Price Range
$500+ $300-$500

Memory

Call record
Unlimited -
Card Slot
-
Internal
32Gb 16, 32, 64, 128GB
Phonebook
Unlimited entries -
Ram
2 GB -

Operating System

Type
Android iOS
Version
4.4 7

Other Features

Misc Features
Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, heart rate, finger ... -
SIM Type
nano-SIM -

Size and Weight

Depth
6.7 mm (0.26 inches) 7.5 mm (0.29 inches)
Height
132.4 mm (5.16 inches) 200.0 mm (7.80 inches)
Weight
115 grams (4.0 ounces) 331 grams (11.6 ounces)
Width
65.5 mm (2.55 inches) 134.7 mm (5.25 inches)