Apple iPad Air

Specifications
Apple iPad Air
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  • 9.7" 1536x2048 pixels
  • 5MP 1080p
  • 1GB RAM Apple A7
  • 8820mAh Li-Po
Released 2013, November 01 469g (Wi-Fi) / 478g (3G/LTE), 7.5mm thickness iOS 7, up to iPadOS 12.4.6 16GB/32GB/128GB storage, no card slot
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Supported LTE Networks
Versions: Apple iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular (3G/LTE); Apple iPad Air Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi, w/o GPS)

Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
  CDMA 800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
  CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2013, October 22
Status Available. Released 2013, November 01
Body
Dimensions 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm (9.45 x 6.67 x 0.30 in)
Weight 469 g (Wi-Fi) / 478 g (3G/LTE) (1.03 lb)
Build Glass front, aluminum back, aluminum frame
SIM Nano-SIM
Display
Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 9.7 inches, 291.4 cm2 (~71.6% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1536 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio (~264 ppi density)
Protection Scratch-resistant glass, oleophobic coating
Platform
OS iOS 7, upgradable to iPadOS 12.4.6
Chipset Apple A7 (28 nm)
CPU Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
GPU PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics)
Memory
Card slot No
Internal 16GB 1GB RAM, 32GB 1GB RAM, 64GB 1GB RAM, 128GB 1GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 5 MP, f/2.4, 33mm (standard), AF
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
Selfie Camera
Single 1.2 MP
Features face detection, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular
Video 720p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes, with stereo speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, EDR
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS (3G/LTE model only)
Radio No
USB 2.0, proprietary reversible connector
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, compass
 Siri natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Po 8600 mAh battery (32.4 Wh)
Talk time Up to 10 h (multimedia)
Misc
Colors Space Gray, Silver
Models A1474, A1475, A1476
SAR 1.18 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.99 W/kg (body)    
Price About 350 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark X: 13597
Display Contrast ratio: 968:1 (nominal) / 2.504:1 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 67dB / Noise 65dB / Ring 76dB
Audio quality Noise -93.9dB / Crosstalk -89.9dB

User opinions and reviews

How do I calibrate the touchscreen? My iPad Air has lost its calibration leading to confusing inputs which is really annoying me!

  • Anonymous

I am still using this original iPad Air, this is why price accounts for quality. Until now, I never fixed my iPad Air. After 7++ years, the only thing is I changed charger, and the screen is cracked, still usable. If you were to brought back an ...

  • Ahmed

Tbh it’s an amazing device it’s been with me since May 6 2014 and I am using it to write this review and the battery is still amazing

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