What's better Google Pixel C or Apple iPad Pro 12.9? To answer this question SpecsPRO has compared Google Pixel C vs Apple iPad Pro 12.9: screen resolution, camera, battery and other important specifications.

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 vs Google Pixel C

  • Main

  • Model

  • Price

  • Advantages

  • launch

  • Announced

  • Status

  • platform

  • OS

  • Chipset

  • CPU

  • GPU

  • camera

  • Rear

  • Front

  • Video

  • Features

  • display

  • Size

  • Resolution

  • Technology

  • Protection

  • Multitouch

  • battery

  • General

  • Talk time

  • body

  • Dimensions

  • Weight

  • SIM card

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

  • Card slot

  • comms

  • WLAN

  • Bluetooth

  • GPS

  • NFC

  • Radio

  • USB

  • features

  • Sensors

  • Messaging

  • Browser

  • Java

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

  • network

  • Technology

  • 2G bands

  • 3G bands

  • 4G bands

  • Speed

  • GPRS

  • EDGE

  • Videos

  • Main

  • Model

    Apple iPad Pro 12.9

  • Price

    $612.00

  • Advantages

  • PLATFORM GPU: PowerVR Series 7 (12-core graphics)

    CAMERA Video: 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.

    BATTERY General: Non-removable Li-Ion 10,307 mAh battery (38.8 Wh)

    MEMORY Internal Storage & RAM: 32/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM

    NETWORK 2G bands: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 CDMA 800 / 1900

    NETWORK GPRS: Yes

    NETWORK EDGE: Yes

    Go to the Summary

  • launch

  • Announced

    2015, September

  • Status

    Available. Released 2015, November

  • platform

  • OS

    iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 10.0.2

  • Chipset

    Apple A9X

  • CPU

    Dual-core 2.26 GHz (Twister)

  • GPU

    PowerVR Series 7 (12-core graphics)

  • camera

  • Rear

    8 MP, f/2.4, 31mm, autofocus

  • Front

    1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular

  • Video

    1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.

  • Features

    1.12µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)

  • display

  • Size

    12.9 inches

  • Resolution

    2048 x 2732 pixels (~264 ppi pixel density)

  • Technology

    LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Protection

    Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating

  • Multitouch

    Yes

  • battery

  • General

    Non-removable Li-Ion 10,307 mAh battery (38.8 Wh)

  • Talk time

    About 10 h

  • body

  • Dimensions

    305.7 x 220.6 x 6.9 mm (12.04 x 8.69 x 0.27 in)

  • Weight

    713 g (Wi-Fi) / 723 g (LTE) (1.57 lb, 25.15 oz)

  • SIM card

    Nano-SIM

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Space Gray, Silver, Gold

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    32/128/256 GB, 4 GB RAM

  • Card slot

    No

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    v4.0, A2DP, EDR

  • GPS

    Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (Wi‑Fi + Cellular model only)

  • NFC

    NFC

  • Radio

    No

  • USB

    v3.0, reversible connector; magnetic connector

  • features

  • Sensors

    Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer

  • Messaging

    iMessage, Email, Push Email, IM

  • Browser

    HTML5 (Safari)

  • Java

    No

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

    GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE

  • 2G bands

    GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 CDMA 800 / 1900

  • 3G bands

    HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO

  • 4G bands

    LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

  • Speed

    HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps

  • GPRS

    Yes

  • EDGE

    Yes

  • Watch video reviews

  • launch

  • Announced

    2015, October

  • Status

    Available. Released 2015, December

  • platform

  • OS

    Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to v7.0 (Nougat)

  • Chipset

    Nvidia Tegra X1

  • CPU

    Quad-core 1.9 GHz

  • GPU

    Nvidia Maxwell

  • camera

  • Rear

    8 MP, f/2.4

  • Front

    2 MP

  • Video

    Yes

  • Features

    Yes

  • display

  • Size

    10.2 inches

  • Resolution

    2560 x 1800 pixels (~308 ppi pixel density)

  • Technology

    LTPS IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

  • Protection

  • Multitouch

    Yes

  • battery

  • General

    Non-removable battery (34.2 Wh)

  • Talk time

  • body

  • Dimensions

    242 x 179 x 7 mm (9.53 x 7.05 x 0.28 in)

  • Weight

    517 g (1.14 lb, 18.24 oz)

  • SIM card

    No

  • Miscellaneous

  • Colors

    Silver Aluminum

  • memory

  • Internal Storage & RAM

    32/64 GB, 3 GB RAM

  • Card slot

    No

  • comms

  • WLAN

    Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

  • Bluetooth

    v4.1, A2DP

  • GPS

  • NFC

  • Radio

    No

  • USB

    v3.0, Type-C reversible connector

  • features

  • Sensors

    Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass

  • Messaging

    Email, Push Mail, IM

  • Browser

    HTML5

  • Java

    No

  • sound

  • 3.5mm jack

    Yes

  • network

  • Technology

    No cellular connectivity

  • 2G bands

    N/A

  • 3G bands

  • 4G bands

  • Speed

  • GPRS

    No

  • EDGE

    No

  • Watch video reviews

  • Summary

    The Pixel C uses a faster processor Dual-core 2.26 GHz (Twister) in compare to the Apple iPad Pro 12.9. It is an significant difference between these models as a fast processor guarantees that this model is a better choice for user who wants to play more games without lags. The Apple iPad Pro 12.9 is produced with a more powerful GPU PowerVR Series 7 (12-core graphics) that will let you to run more number of modern games. The Apple iPad Pro 12.9 is produced with more RAM (4 GB) i.e. this model provides higher performance in comparison to the Pixel C.

    The Pixel C has 2K HD (2560 x 1800 pixels) screen resolution with 306 ppi pixel density that is higher than the Apple iPad Pro 12.9 4K UHD (2048 x 2732 pixels) resolution with 264 ppi pixel density. Such display resolution means that this model is a right choice for watching movies. The Apple iPad Pro 12.9 shoots videos with a better resolution: FullHD. The Pixel C front camera specifications are better in compare with the Apple iPad Pro 12.9 camera: 2 megapixels and 2.4 aperture versus 1.2 megapixels and 2.4 aperture. If you are going to use your device for video chatting then you have to keep in mind this advantage.

    The Pixel C weighs 517g that is 196g lighter compared to the weight of the Apple iPad Pro 12.9. The iPad Pro 12.9 has 7 advantages and the Pixel C only 4 so the iPad Pro 12.9 will become the best choice. Check the list of the best offers on Amazon.