Apple launches New iPad Mini
The most awaited and rumored new iPad mini is finally out now. This is a mini version of of iPad with 7.9-inch Panel. It has a resolution of 1024×768 and a measurement of 7.5mm on either side. It has a new lightning connector which is a disadvantage as you have to buy new accessories and have to spend more.
Its pricing is very attractive and starts at $329 for 16GB Wi-fi version and 32 GB version is available for $429, while 64 GB comes for $529. There are some other versions also available. The Wi-Fi cellular version comes for $459 for 16GB, $559 for 32GB and $659 for 64GB.
It has a very thin look. It is 23% thinner and 53% lighter than iPad. "It is very thin" quoted by Apple's Phil Schiller.
It runs on a dual-core A5 processor form Apple. It has 5MP i-sight camera. It also supports FaceTime HD. There is LTE connectivity and also 802.11 a/b/g/n Wi-Fi. It can work up to 10 hours.
New iPad mini can run all application as it is used in iPad with no change. iPad has a disadvantages with its size, as it is not so handy. It stops it making a very useful product.
Schiller said Apple team really worked hard on its design to make it portable. He criticized Android Tablets for having made phone applications stretched up and not concentrated on tablet applications. He also said that android tablets use plastic material and makes a screen of only 7 inches.
Apple is also offering new polyurethane Smart Covers for the iPad mini in various colors such as pink, green, blue, light gray and red for only $39. But you can buy Chinese covers for much lesser price than this apple cover.
Apple will start taking reservation requests for the Wi-Fi models of the iPad Mini and new iPad on Dec. 6 for pickup the next day, Friday, Dec. 7, when the tablets hit Apple’s own stores and some authorized resellers in the People’s Republic of China.
This is a good option for all Apple fans who could not afford iPad but they can now buy iPad mini.