Dell Venue Pro 11  vs Apple iPad Air 

Released November, 2013

Dell Venue Pro 11

  • 10.8"
  • 256 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • Windows 8.1
Front view of Dell Venue Pro 11
Picked up, however, the weight and balance feels off, as the top-heavy clamshell feels likely to tip over at any moment.
by c|net (Feb, 2014)
Released November, 2013

Apple iPad Air

  • 9.7"
  • 16 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • iOS 7
Front view of Apple iPad Air
In our experience, it’s able to pump out a solid one-day of heavy usage, which is pretty much the standard mark we’ve comfortably become accustomed to expect with today’s tablets.
by PhoneArena (Nov, 2013)

Differences What are the advantages of each

Back view of Dell Venue Pro 11

Reasons to consider the
Dell Venue Pro 11

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Much more storage capacity 256 GB vs 16 GB 16x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
More cores Quad core vs Dual core Twice as many cores; run more applications at once
Supported card formats SD vs None Supports supported card formats
Much faster processor 2.4 GHz vs 1.3 GHz Around 85% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Bigger screen 10.8" vs 9.7" More than 10% bigger screen
Significantly higher resolution rear camera 8 MP vs 5 MP 60% higher resolution rear camera; Can be used like a point-and-shoot camera
Significantly higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 1024 x 768 Around 2.8x higher resolution
More RAM 2 GB vs 1 GB 2x more RAM; Better able to run big apps with lots of content
Significantly sharper screen 203 ppi vs 131 ppi Around 55% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Much faster USB 572 MB/s (USB 3.0) vs 57 MB/s (USB 2.0) More than 10x faster USB; connect a high-speed external hard drive or other high-speed device
Slightly higher resolution front camera 2 MP vs 1.2 MP More than 65% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Back view of Apple iPad Air

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Apple iPad Air

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Lighter 610 g vs 726 g More than 15% lighter
Thinner 8.6 mm vs 10 mm Around 15% thinner
Smaller 241 x 186 x 8.6 mm vs 177 x 280 x 10 mm More than 20% smaller

Features Key features of the Venue Pro 11  vs iPad Air 

screen resolution

Venue Pro 11
1920 x 1080
iPad Air
1024 x 768


camera resolution

iPad Air
1.2 MP

CPU Cores

Venue Pro 11
Quad core
iPad Air
Dual core

CPU Frequency

Venue Pro 11
2.4 GHz
iPad Air
1.3 GHz

Reviews Word on the street

Venue Pro 11  vs iPad Air 

The new spec uses a dual-core A5 processor that promises to be twice as fast with nine times the graphics performance.
iPad Air

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Venue Pro 11  vs
iPad Air 
Size 10.8" 9.7"
Technology IPS LCD IPS LCD
Resolution 1920 x 1080 1024 x 768
PPI 203 ppi 131 ppi


Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0
Supports 3G Yes Yes


Cores Quad core Dual core
Clock speed 2.4 GHz 1.3 GHz


Has an accelerometer Yes Yes
Has a light sensor Yes Yes


Venue Pro 11  vs
iPad Air 
Internal storage 256 GB 16 GB
RAM capacity 2 GB 1 GB
Supported card formats
Maximum capacity N/A N/A

photo & video

Webcam 2 MP 1.2 MP
Rear camera 8 MP 5 MP


USB support 1 USB 3.0 USB 2.0
Hdmi support 1 Micro HDMI None
Has a headphone jack Yes Yes
Has a built-in microphone Yes Yes

form factor

Weight 726 g 610 g
Size 177 x 280 x 10 mm 241 x 186 x 8.6 mm
Thickness 10 mm 8.6 mm
Battery life 10 hour 10 hour
Dell Venue Pro 11
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