Apple launched the Apple iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular models in an event at a starting price of $629. Apple iPad Air 2 is the successor of Apple iPad Air and in terms of specifications Apple iPad Air 2 much better when compared Apple iPad Air. Already in previous post I compared the Apple iPad Air 2 with Apple iPad Air. Now in this I’m sharing full specifications of Apple iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular version, a detailed review (once I get the review unit), comparison with other tablets and discounted pricing so that you can save lots of amount of money while buying this awesome tablet. It is the world’s thinnest tablet.


Comparison With Other Tablets

Apple iPad Air 2 vs Apple iPad Air

Apple iPad Air 2 vs Google Nexus 9

Discounted Pricing of Apple iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular

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Apple iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi Full Specifications Wi-Fi + Cellular


Apple iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular Models


Retina display

9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology

20148 x 1536 pixel resolution at 264 ppi

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Fully laminated display

Antireflective coating


A8X chip with 64-bit architecture

M8 motion coprocessor



Operating System

iOS 8

With amazing new capabilities and updated to features you use everyday, iOS 8 is the biggest release ever

iOS 8 includes AirDrop, AirPlay, Control Center, Family Sharing, iCloud Drive, iTunes Radio, Multitasking, Notification Center, QuickType keyboard, Siri, Spotlight Search


iSight  Camera Video Recording FaceTime HD Camera
8MP iSight Camera 1080p HD video recording (30 fps) 1.2MP photos
Autofocus Slo-mo (120 fps) f/2.2 aperture
f/2.4 aperture Slo-mo (120 fps) 720p HD video recording
Five-element lens Time-lapse video Backside illumination
Hybrid IR Filter Video image stabilization Auto HDR photos and videos
Backside illumination Improved face detection Improved face detection
Improved face detection 3X video zoom Burst mode
Exposure control video geotagging Exposure control
Panorama (up to 43MP) Timer mode
Burst mode
Tap to focus
Photo geotagging
Timer mode

Video Calling

FaceTime video

iPad Air to any FaceTime-enabled device over Wi-Fi

Audio Calling

FaceTime audio

iPad Air to any FaceTime-enabled device over Wi-Fi

Audio Playback

Frequency response: 20Hz to 20,000Hz

Audio formats supported: AAC (8 to 320 kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2,3,4 audible Enhanced Audio, AAX and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF and WAV

User-configurable maximum volume limit

TV and Video

AirPlay Mirroring, photos, audio and video out to Apple TV (2nd generation or later)

Video mirroring and video out support: Up to 1080p through Lightning Digital TV adapter and Lightning to VGA Adapter (adapters sold separately)

Video formats supported: H.264 video up to 1080p, 60 frames per second, High Profile level 5.0 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

Cellular and Wireless

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/​b/​g/​n/​ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz); HT80 with MIMO

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900 MHz)

LTE (Bands 1,2,3,4,5,7,8,13,17,18,19,20,25,26,28,29,38,39,40,41)

Data only

Includes Apple SIM – U.S. and UK only

Apple Pay

Pay with your iPad using Touch ID in apps

Touch ID

Fingerprint identity sensor built into the Home button


Digital compass


Assisted GPS and GLONASS


iBeacon microlocation

Intelligent Assitant

Siri – Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more

Use hands-free

Listen and identify songs


Touch ID

Three-axis gyro



Ambient light sensor

Built-in Apps

Camera, Photos, Messages, Facetime, Mail, Music, Safari, Maps, Siri, Calendar, iTunes Store, App Store, Notes, Contacts, iBooks, Game Center, Reminders, Clock, Videos, Newsstand, Photo Booth, Podcasts

Free Apps from Apple

Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand, iTunes U, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends, Apple Store, Trailers, Remote



Mail Attachment support

Viewable document types

jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel); .zip; .ics

System Requirements

Apple ID (required for some features)

Internet access

Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires

Mac: OS X v10.6.8 or later

PC: Windows 8; Windows 7; Windows Vista; or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later


Environmental Requirements

Operating ambient temperature: 32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C)

Nonoperating temperature: -4° to 113° F (-20° to 45° C)

Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing

Operating altitude: tested up to 10,000 feet (3000 m)


240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm


444 gram


Silver, Gold, Space Gray

Power And Battery

Built-in 27.3-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery

Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to music

Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network

Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system

In the Box

iPad Air 2

Lightning to USB Cable

USB Power Adapter

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