Tech specs: Apple iPad Air

Learn about the key features and specifications of the Apple iPad Air.

 

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Key features

  • A8X processor with M8 co-processor
  • 8 MP iSight Camera
  • 802.11ac Wi-Fi support
  • Support for 20 LTE bands
  • Touch ID

 

Specs

 

Specs

  • Battery
    • Usage time: 10 hours
  • Keyboard
    • Touch screen with on-screen keyboard
  • Memory
    • 16, 64 or 128 GB Built In Storage
  • Network
    • 2G/3G/4G/LTE Capable
    • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
    • LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 38, 39, 40, 41)
  • Operating System
    • iOS 8.1
  • Processor
    • 64-bit A8X chip and M8 motion co-processor
  • System Manager (Carrier IQ)
    • No
  • Emergency Alerts (CMAS)
    • Yes
  • HD Voice Capable
    • No
  • Anti-theft
    • Yes
Connectivity
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
  • Wi-Fi web browsing
  • Wi-Fi sharing
  • Tethering APN
  • Lightning connector
  • Bluetooth® 4.0

Web

  • Safari browser
  • HTML 5.0, XHTML 1.2
  • CSS 1.0/2.1 (Partial)/ 3.0 (Partial)
  • RTP/RTSP
  • ECMAScript 3rd edition

Camera

  • 8 MP iSight (rear facing)
  • 1.2 MP FaceTime (front facing)
  • Auto focus
  • Face detection
  • Multiple shooting modes
  • 1080p HD Video recording

Multimedia

  • Stereo audio (with headset)
  • Audio support: AAC, Protected AAC, HE-AAC, MP3, MP3 VBR, Audible, Apple Lossless, AIFF, WAV
  • Image support: GIF87A, GIF87A, PNG
  • Video support: H.264, MPEG-4, M-JPEG