Le Pan TC 970  vs Apple iPad 1 

Released March, 2011

Le Pan TC 970

  • 9.7"
  • 2 GB
  • WiFi
  • Android 2.2
Front view of Le Pan TC 970
VS
Released May, 2010

Apple iPad 1

  • 9.7"
  • 32 GB
  • WiFi 3G
  • iOS 4
Front view of Apple iPad 1
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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Le Pan TC 970

Reasons to consider the
Le Pan TC 970

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Has a webcam 2 MP vs None Most tablets have a webcam; Video chat with other people
Has a rear camera 2 MP vs None Most tablets have a rear camera; Can be used like a point-and-shoot camera
Supported card formats microSD vs None Supports supported card formats
Has a microphone jack Yes vs No Somewhat common; Can use an external microphone for superior audio quality
Supports Adobe Flash Yes (Android 2.2) vs No (iOS 4) Somewhat common; Many games and videos on the Internet require Adobe Flash
Has an open source operating system Yes (Android 2.2) vs No (iOS 4) Somewhat common; Allows you the freedom to use your tablet however you like
Thinner 12.4 mm vs 13.5 mm Around 10% thinner
Newer Mar, 2011 vs May, 2010 Release date 9 months later
Front view of Apple iPad 1

Reasons to consider the
Apple iPad 1

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More storage capacity 32 GB vs 2 GB 16x more storage capacity; Holds more music, movies and photos
Longer battery life 9.5 hour vs 7 hour More than 35% longer battery life; surf the web longer without having to plug in
Supports 3G Yes vs No Somewhat common; be online anywhere that has cell coverage

Features Key features of the TC 970  vs iPad 1 

screen resolution

TC 970
1024 x 768
iPad 1
1024 x 768

memory

TC 970
0.5 GB
iPad 1
0.25 GB

CPU Cores

TC 970
Single core
iPad 1
Single core

CPU Frequency

TC 970
1 GHz
iPad 1
1 GHz

Specifications Full list of technical specs

display

TC 970  vs
iPad 1 
Size 9.7" 9.7"
Technology TN LCD IPS LCD
Resolution 1024 x 768 1024 x 768
PPI 131 ppi 131 ppi

network

Wi-Fi
802.11n
802.11g
802.11a
802.11b
Bluetooth Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR Bluetooth v2.1 + EDR
Supports 3G No Yes

processor

Cores Single core Single core
Clock speed 1 GHz 1 GHz

sensors

Has a GPS Yes Yes
Has a compass Yes Yes
Has an accelerometer Yes Yes
Has a gyroscope No No
Has a light sensor Yes Yes

storage

TC 970  vs
iPad 1 
Internal storage 2 GB 32 GB
RAM capacity 0.5 GB 0.25 GB
Supported card formats
microSD
Maximum capacity 128 GB N/A

photo & video

Adobe flash support Yes No
Webcam 2 MP None
Rear camera 2 MP None

ports

USB support None USB 2.0
Hdmi support None None
Has a headphone jack Yes Yes
Has a microphone jack Yes No
Has a built-in microphone Yes Yes

form factor

Weight 698 g 730 g
Size 236.5 x 189 x 12.4 mm 243.8 x 190.5 x 13.5 mm
Thickness 12.4 mm 13.5 mm
Battery life 7 hour 9.5 hour
Le Pan TC 970
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