Comparison between:
- Apple iPad Air 11 Wi-Fi (2024)
- Apple iPad Pro 11 (2022) Wi-Fi
- Apple iPad Air (2020) Wi-Fi

Brand and model

Information about the brand, model and model alias (if any) of a specific device.

Apple iPad Air 11 Wi-Fi (2024)Apple iPad Pro 11 (2022) Wi-FiApple iPad Air (2020) Wi-Fi
Apple iPad Air 11 Wi-Fi (2024)Apple iPad Pro 11 (2022) Wi-FiApple iPad Air (2020) Wi-Fi
Model aliasiPad Air 11 Wi-Fi
iPad Air 11 2024
-iPad Air 4 Wi-Fi
iPad Air 2020 Wi-Fi

Design

Information about the dimensions and weight of the device, shown in different measurement units. Body materials, available colors, certifications.

Width247.6 mm
24.76 cm
0.812 ft
9.748 in
247.6 mm
24.76 cm
0.812 ft
9.748 in
247.6 mm
24.76 cm
0.812 ft
9.748 in
Height178.5 mm
17.85 cm
0.586 ft
7.028 in
178.5 mm
17.85 cm
0.586 ft
7.028 in
178.5 mm
17.85 cm
0.586 ft
7.028 in
Thickness6.1 mm
0.61 cm
0.02 ft
0.24 in
5.9 mm
0.59 cm
0.019 ft
0.232 in
6.1 mm
0.61 cm
0.02 ft
0.24 in
Weight460 g
1.01 lbs
16.23 oz
466 g
1.03 lbs
16.44 oz
458 g
1.01 lbs
16.16 oz
Volume269.6 cm³
16.37 in³
260.76 cm³
15.84 in³
269.6 cm³
16.37 in³
ColorsSpace Gray
Starlight
Purple
Blue
Space Gray
Silver
Silver
Space Gray
Rose Gold
Green
Sky Blue
Body materialsAluminium alloyAluminium alloyAluminium alloy

Operating system

Operating system is the system software, which manages and controls the functioning of the hardware components of the device.

Operating system (OS)iPadOS 17iPadOS 16iPadOS 14

System on Chip (SoC)

A system on a chip (SoC) includes into a single chip some of the main hardware components of the mobile device.

SoCApple M2Apple M2Apple A14 Bionic
Process technology--5 nm
CPU4x performance cores; 4x efficiency cores-2x Firestorm, 4x Icestorm
CPU bits64 bit64 bit64 bit
Instruction set--ARMv8-A
Level 1 cache memory (L1)--128 KB + 128 KB
Level 2 cache memory (L2)--8192 KB
8 MB
CPU cores886
GPUApple GPUApple GPU-
GPU cores10104
RAM capacity8 GB8 GB
16 GB
3 GB
RAM type-LPDDR4XLPDDR4X
RAM channels-Double channelDouble channel
Neural engine (16-core design)
Media Engine
Neural engine (16-core design)M12 motion coprocessor
Neural engine (8-core design)

Storage

Every mobile device has a built-in storage (internal memory) with a fixed capacity.

Storage128 GB
256 GB
512 GB
1024 GB
128 GB
256 GB
512 GB
1024 GB
2048 GB
64 GB
256 GB

Display

The display of a mobile device is characterized by its technology, resolution, pixel density, diagonal length, color depth, etc.

Type/technologyIPSIPSIPS
Diagonal size10.9 in
276.86 mm
27.69 cm
11 in
279.4 mm
27.94 cm
10.9 in
276.86 mm
27.69 cm
Width8.95 in
227.35 mm
22.74 cm
9.02 in
229.06 mm
22.91 cm
8.95 in
227.35 mm
22.74 cm
Height6.22 in
157.99 mm
15.8 cm
6.3 in
159.99 mm
16 cm
6.22 in
157.99 mm
15.8 cm
Aspect ratio1.439:11.432:11.439:1
Resolution2360 x 1640 pixels2388 x 1668 pixels2360 x 1640 pixels
Pixel density264 ppi
103 ppcm
265 ppi
104 ppcm
264 ppi
103 ppcm
Color depth24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
24 bit
16777216 colors
Display area81.54 %83.19 %81.54 %
Other featuresCapacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Capacitive
Multi-touch
Scratch resistant
Liquid Retina display
True Tone display
Fully laminated display
Wide Color display (P3)
Antireflective coating
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
500 cd/m²
HDR10
Dolby Vision
Liquid Retina display
True Tone display
120 Hz refresh rate
600 cd/m²
Antireflective coating
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
Fully laminated display
ProMotion Technology
Wide Color display (P3)
Liquid Retina display
True Tone display
Fully laminated display
Wide Color display (P3)
Antireflective coating
Oleophobic (lipophobic) coating
500 cd/m²

Sensors

Different sensors measure different physical quantities and convert them into signals recognizable by the mobile device.

SensorsProximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Barometer
Fingerprint
Three‐axis gyroscope
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
LiDAR Scanner
Three-axis gyro
Proximity
Light
Accelerometer
Compass
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint
Side-mounted fingerprint sensor-Side-mounted fingerprint sensor
Three‐axis gyro

Rear camera

The primary camera of the mobile device is usually placed on its back and can be combined with one or more additional cameras.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
Pixel size-1.4 µm
0.001400 mm
-
Aperturef/1.8f/1.8f/1.8
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-28 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Number of lenses555
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
Video resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
3840 x 2160 pixels
8.29 MP
Video FPS60 fps60 fps60 fps
FeaturesAutofocus
Continuous autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
Smart HDR 4
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Autofocus
Continuous autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Digital image stabilization
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Macro mode
RAW
Noise reduction
Autofocus with Focus PixelsFlash type - Quad LED
Hybrid IR filter
Noise reduction
Secondary rear camera - 10 MP (ultra-wide angle)
Aperture size - f/2.4 (#2)
Angle of view - 125° (#2)
2x optical zoom out (#2)
5x digital zoom (#2)
2160 @ 60 fps (#2)
3D ToF LiDAR (depth sensing)
Brighter True Tone flash
Sapphire crystal glass lens cover
Hybrid IR filter
Hybrid IR filter

Front camera

Modern smartphones have one or more front cameras and their positioning has led to various design concepts – pop-up camera, rotating camera, notch, punch hole, under-display camera, etc.

Sensor typeCMOS BSICMOS BSICMOS BSI
Aperturef/2.4f/2.4f/2
Focal length and 35 mm equivalent-32 mm *(35 mm / full frame)-
Field of view-122 °-
Image resolution4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
4032 x 3024 pixels
12.19 MP
3088 x 2316 pixels
7.15 MP
Video resolution1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
1920 x 1080 pixels
2.07 MP
Video FPS60 fps60 fps60 fps
FeaturesSmart HDR 4
Face detection
Face unlock
HDR
Face detection
Digital image stabilization
Exposure compensation
HDR
Digital image stabilization
Self-timer
Exposure compensation
Face detection

Audio

Information about the type of speakers and the audio technologies supported by the device.

SpeakerLoudspeaker
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Stereo speakers
Loudspeaker
Stereo speakers
2 speakers
2 microphones
Dolby Atmos
Dolbu Digital Plus
4 speakers
5 microphones
Dolby Digital Plus
Dual microphones

Radio

The radio in a mobile device is a built-in FM radio receiver.

RadioNoNoNo

Tracking/Positioning

Information about the positioning and navigation technologies supported by the device.

Tracking/PositioningiBeacon microlocationGPS
A-GPS
GLONASS
Galileo
QZSS
Wi-Fi
iBeacon microlocation

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is a technology that provides wireless data connections between various devices within a short range.

Wi-Fi802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
802.11a
802.11b
802.11g
802.11n
802.11n 5GHz
802.11ac
Dual band
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)
2x2 MIMOHT80 with MiMOHT80 with MIMO

Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a standard for secure wireless data transfer between different types of devices over short distances.

Version5.35.35.0
FeaturesA2DP
LE
A2DP
LE
A2DP
LE

USB

The Universal Serial Bus (USB) is an industry standard that allows different electronic devices to exchange data.

Connector typeUSB Type-CUSB Type-CUSB Type-C
Version3.14.02.0
FeaturesCharging
Mass storage
Proprietary
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
On-The-Go
Charging
Mass storage
Proprietary
On-The-Go
-Thunderbolt 4
DisplayPort Alt Mode
-

Headphone jack

The headphone jack is an audio phone connector, a.k.a. an audio jack. The most widely used one in mobile devices is the 3.5 mm headphone jack.

Headphone jackYesNoYes

Connectivity

Information about other important connectivity technologies supported by the devices.

ConnectivityComputer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE
Computer sync
OTA sync
Tethering
VoLTE

Browser

A web browser is a software application for accessing, fetching, displaying and navigating through information on the World Wide Web.

BrowserHTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3
HTML
HTML5
CSS 3

Audio file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various audio file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital audio data.

Audio file formats/codecsAAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF
AAC
AAC+
AMR
AMR-WB
eAAC+
FLAC
MIDI
MP3
OGG
WMA
WAV
AIFF

Video file formats/codecs

Mobile devices support various video file formats and codecs, which respectively store and code/decode digital video data.

Video file formats/codecs3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
HEVC
ProRes
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4
3GPP
AVI
H.263
H.264
QuickTime
MPEG-4

Battery

The batteries of mobile devices differ in capacity and technology. They provide the electrical charge needed for the functioning of the devices.

Capacity-7600 mAh-
TypeLi-IonLi-PolymerLi-Ion
Charger output power5 V / 4 A5 V / 4 A-
FeaturesNon-removableFast charging
Non-removable
Non-removable
28.93 Wh28.65 Wh28.6 Wh
Battery life - up to 10 h

Additional features

Some devices have additional features, different from the standard ones above, but equally important and worth mentioning.

Additional featuresApple Pencil Pro
Smart Keyboard Folio
Apple Pencil (2nd generation)
Magnetic connector
Smart Keyboard
Apple Pencil (2nd generation)
Smart Keyboard Folio
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