iPad 4 vs. Nexus 10: Specifications, Features



With the announcement on Monday of new products in the market Google has developed an interesting situation: The search enginine has released Nexus 10 – a full-size competitor iPad 4, and Apple, in turn, announced a compact tablet iPad mini to compete with Google Nexus 7.  As you can see, the rivalry between Apple and Google has expanded beyond operating systems and smartphones.


Resolution Nexus 10 was higher than that of the fourth-generation iPad: 2560 × 1600 pixels with a pixel density of 299 per inch 2048×1536 against the density of 264 pixels per inch. But when it comes to the quality of the matrix, then it is hard to pick a winner, because the difference comes down to personal preference: some like a Retina iPad, while others will prefer the PLS matrix in Nexus 10. Both have both advantages and disadvantages.

The same applies to the aspect ratio of the display: iPad 4:3 is more suited for web browsing and reading books, while the Nexus 10 with a ratio of 16:10 that makes it easy to read.



iPad 4 has a great body with a proprietary design from Apple, which is not only pleasant to hold in their hands, but simply admire its appearance.

According to observers, Nexus 10, probably the only 10-inch “tablet” of all Android-tablet, which is easy to hold with one hand, thanks to Matt plastic, rounded edges and a balanced body. In this case, it is thinner iPad 4 to 0.5 mm and lighter by 50 grams.



Substantially different tablets in the hardware comparison. Nexus 10 equipped with 2-core 1.7 GHz Exynos processor from Samsung, 2 GB of RAM and a graphics core Mali T604 – all this allows the tablet to run smoothly and quickly. iPad 4 in this respect somewhat more powerful, thanks to 2-core A6X with 4-core graphics. RAM in iPad 4 just 1 GB, but for such a number of iOS, as shown, abound.

Nexus Memory 10 GB up to 32, without the possibility of expansion. Here iPad 4 with its maximum 64 GB also clearly benefit.

Operating system

Nexus 10 runs on the operating system Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The main advantage of the tablet is supported by Google, which means that he was one of the first to receive the latest updates. Also known platform flexibility and good multimedia capabilities, such as playing a variety of audio and video formats.

The stability and smooth operation 6 in iPad iOS 4 is out of competition. In addition, users have access to the App Store with more than 250 thousand high-quality applications, adapted to 10-inch screen device.


Nexus 10 can not be compared to the battery life with the iPad 4. Apple tablet benefits from the higher-capacity battery 11,666 mAh vs 9000 mAh at Nexus 10.


Worth and Options

Nexus 10 is best on hand in two variations: sixteen for $ 399 and 32GB for $ 499. It is easy. iPad four will likely be far more dear: the minimal worth for the simplest model with Wi-Fi begins at $ 499 and goes as much as $ 830 for the most costly. And that is the reason simply within the U.S.. In Russia, the coveted “apple” pill shall be rather more dear.

Along with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth four.zero and GPS, the Nexus 10 is a NFC chip and a micro USB port and micro HDMI. The iPad four Lightning, which has no longer but won reputation. A GPS is handiest in fashions with 3G/LTE.

Nexus 10 seems to be a useful contender for the iPad four. His trump card in excessive decision show, the presence of extra interfaces and, in fact, extra sexy worth. The opposite arguments, such because the matrix reveal, housing, private choice – it’s a subject of style.

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