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Apple iPad Mini with IPS, price $ 329: Full Specs & Features

Unable to just observe the success of low-cost compact tablet competitors, Apple has gone on about the market and yet introduced its first miniature model of Apple iPad Mini. The developers of this delight tablet, does not troubled by the fact that the original form factor of the Company’s management believes “less than 10 inches” is too small for a full-fledged tablet.

iPad Mini

New Apple iPad Mini is featuring IPS-display with a diagonal of 7.9 inches and a resolution of 1024 by 768 pixels, which is used in models of iPad first and second generation. Thus due to the smaller screen pixel density is slightly more – 163 PPI vs 132 PPI at the iPad 1/2, although not up to the expected performance iPad 3 in 264 PPI. Thanks to the standard Apple tablet screen resolution novelty easily supports a full range of applications available in the App Store, and it is about 275,000 positions.

 

iPad MIni
Interestingly, the Apple iPad Mini borrowed from the iPad 2 is not only the resolution but also the hardware platform – based on the new dual-core chip Apple A5, though, Apple currently has a range of more efficient solutions: Apple A5X (New iPad / iPad 3), Apple A6 (iPhone 5), Apple A6X (iPad 4/with Retina). The amount of RAM in the official specifications is not disclosed, the data storage capacity, you can choose from three options: 16, 32 and 64 GB. Built-in battery capacity is 16.3 Wh, but a smaller screen and is the hottest platform still allow to get 10 hours of online web surfing and / or watching videos.

iPad MIni

In terms of design Apple iPad mini is a cross between the older brother in the line and more compact iPod touch, however, to draw final conclusions still need to hold the new product in hands. The most noticeable visual details are the thin side bezel screen and ultra-thin aluminium unibody-housing offered in white and black embodiment. The minimum width of the lateral border is unlikely to hold the Apple iPad Mini with two hands, but the size of this 8-inch tablet were quite comparable to the 7-inch competitors: 200 x 134.7 x 7.2 mm and weighs 308 grams (312 grams for the LTE- version). As you can see, the thickness and weight exceeds the average new 7-inch tablet, which has a thickness of 10 mm and a weight of 350-400 grams.
Regular version of Apple iPad Mini is equipped with dual-band Wi-Fi-module 802.11 a / b / g / n, running at 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz bands and modules Bluetooth 4.0 and GPS / GLONASS. LTE-modification tablet besides the above mentioned standards, supports the following mobile networks: A1454 (AT & T) GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz), LTE ( Bands 4 and 17) and A1455 (Verizon or Sprint) CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900, 2100 MHz), GSM / EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), UMTS / HSPA + / DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz), LTE (Bands 1, 3, 5 , 13, 25). Interestingly, in contrast to the 10-inch tablet with a slot format Micro-SIM, model Apple iPad Mini uses Nano-SIM.
Tablet Apple iPad Mini is supporting Siri technology and a new connector Lightning, but the speaker seems to have remained only. Also note that the new product boasts a decent enough for a tablet set in 1.2 megapixel camera module front FaceTime HD and the main 5 megapixel camera with autofocus and iSight backlight.
Sales of Apple iPad Mini will start on November 2, LTE-version will have to wait for two more weeks, with the price in the U.S. of $ 329 (16GB), $ 429 (32GB) and $ 529 (64GB) for Wi-Fi-version and $ 459 (16 GB), $ 559 (32GB) and $ 659 (64GB) for LTE-model.

This was all about the latest iPad from Apple i.e. Apple iPad Mini, as per the expectation Apple may get big demands regarding this 8inches Apple tablet.