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Capacity Wi-Fi

16, 32, 64, 128GB

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16, 32, 64, 128GB

Wi-Fi

16GB

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
Wi-Fi

16, 32, 64, 128GB

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16, 32, 64, 128GB
Wi-Fi

16GB

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
Display Retina display

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

2048x1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Retina display

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

2048x1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Retina display

7.9-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology

2048x1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch (ppi)

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
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7.9-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology

1024x768 resolution at 163 pixels per inch (ppi)

Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Dimensions and Weight Height:
240mm (9.4 inches)

Width:
169.5mm (6.6 inches)

Depth:
7.5mm (0.29 inches)

Weight (Wi-Fi):
469g (1 pound)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
478g (1.05 pounds)

Height:
241.2mm (9.5 inches)

Width:
185.7mm (7.31 inches)

Depth:
9.4mm (0.37 inches)

Weight (Wi-Fi):
652g (1.44 pounds)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
662g (1.46 pounds)

Height:
200mm (7.87 inches)

Width:
134.7mm (5.3 inches)

Depth:
7.5mm (0.29 inches)

Weight (Wi-Fi):
331g (0.73 pounds)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
341g (0.75 pounds)

Height:
200mm (7.87 inches)

Width:
134.7mm (5.3 inches)

Depth:
7.2mm (0.28 inches)

Weight (Wi-Fi):
308g (0.68 pounds)

Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
312g (0.69 pounds)

Chip A7 A6x A7 A5
  A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor

Dual-core A6X chip with quad-core graphics A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor Dual-core A5 chip
Cameras FaceTime HD camera

1.2MP photos
720p HD video
FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network3
Face detection
Backside illumination

iSight camera

5MP photos
Autofocus
Face detection
Backside illumination
Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
ƒ/2.4 aperture
HDR photos

FaceTime HD camera

1.2MP photos
720p HD video
FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network3
Face detection
Backside illumination

iSight camera

5MP photos
Autofocus
Face detection
Backside illumination
Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
ƒ/2.4 aperture
HDR photos

FaceTime HD camera

1.2MP photos
720p HD video
FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network3
Face detection
Backside illumination

iSight camera

5MP photos
Autofocus
Face detection
Backside illumination
Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
ƒ/2.4 aperture
HDR photos

FaceTime HD camera

1.2MP photos
720p HD video
FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or a mobile network3
Face detection
Backside illumination

iSight camera

5MP photos
Autofocus
Face detection
Backside illumination
Five-element lens
Hybrid IR filter
ƒ/2.4 aperture
HDR photos

Display 1080p HD video recording

Tap to focus while recording
Video stabilisation
Face detection
Backside illumination
3x video zoom

1080p HD video recording

Tap to focus while recording
Video stabilisation
Face detection
Backside illumination

1080p HD video recording

Tap to focus while recording
Video stabilisation
Face detection
Backside illumination
3x video zoom

1080p HD video recording

Tap to focus while recording
Video stabilisation
Face detection
Backside illumination

Mobile and Wireless Wi‑Fi

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

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

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

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

GSM/EDGE

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A
and Rev. B

UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA

LTE4

Data only5
Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)


Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)


Bluetooth 4.0 technology

GSM/EDGE

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A
and Rev. B

UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA

LTE4

Data only5
Wi‑Fi

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

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

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

Bluetooth 4.0 technology

GSM/EDGE

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A
and Rev. B

UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA

LTE4

Data only5
Wi‑Fi

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)


Bluetooth 4.0 technology

Wi‑Fi + Cellular

Wi‑Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)


Bluetooth 4.0 technology

GSM/EDGE

CDMA EV-DO Rev. A
and Rev. B

UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA

LTE4

Data only5
SIM Card Nano-SIM Micro-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM
Connector LightningLightning connector LightningLightning connector LightningLightning connector LightningLightning connector
Battery Life 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 a mobile data network

Charging via power adapter
or USB to computer system

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 a mobile data network

Charging via power adapter
or USB to computer system
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 a mobile data network

Charging via power adapter
or USB to computer system
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 a mobile data network

Charging via power adapter
or USB to computer system
Intelligent Assistant Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders and more.

 
 
 
  1. 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less. Mobile data plan is sold separately.
  2. Size and weight vary by configuration and manufacturing process.
  3. FaceTime calling requires a FaceTime-enabled device for the caller and recipient and a Wi‑Fi connection. Availability over a mobile network depends on carrier policies; data charges may apply.
  4. LTE is available in selected markets and through selected carriers. Speeds will vary based on site conditions. For details on LTE support, contact your carrier.
  5. Mobile data plan is sold separately. The model you purchase is configured to work with a particular mobile network technology. Check with your carrier for compatibility and mobile data plan availability.
  6. Battery life varies by use and configuration.
  7. Siri may not be available in all languages or in all areas, and features may vary by area. Internet access required. Mobile data charges may apply.