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Apple 9.7-inch iPad 6th generation review: An iPad Pro for the budget conscious - Deccan Chronicle

Since the last few decades, Apple has been known to be the company that brings innovation in the world of communications. The Mac, the iPod, the iPhone and the iPad — these are some of the products that set the trend when launched in their heydays ...

iPhone X Plus, New iPhone X (2018): Apple To Simplify Naming Pattern This Year - ValueWalk

This year's iPhone naming scheme would be similar to Apple's iPad line. Apple ditched the numbering pattern after the iPad 2, and then moved back to the “New iPad.” The special iPad versions were called iPad Air, iPad Pro, and iPad Mini. Currently, the ...

Apple iOS 11.3.1- How worthy it is to upgrade? - Techsprouts

Though Apple iOS 11.3 was meant to be a big hit, its introduction of some new genuinely crucial features was overshadowed by a litany of bugs. However, the iOS 11.3.1 is here and the question is, whether it possibly can fix all these problems without ...

Apple iOS 11.3.1 Release: Should You Upgrade? - Forbes

Like past iOS 11 releases, iOS 11.3.1 is compatible with the iPhone 5S or later, iPad mini 2 or later and 6th generation iPod touch or later. Apple will automatically prompt all compatible iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models to install the update. If ...

Apple needs to double down on entry-level products, not discontinue them - VentureBeat

Even if Apple listens to customer requests, it rarely acknowledges them, and its new engineering initiatives take so long that there's no clear cause and effect relationship between what people ask for and what gets released. So under the best ...

Huawei MediaPad M5 8.4 review - TechRadar

If you're in the market for a premium tablet the MediaPad M5 8.4 is an easy-to-recommend alternative to the pricier iPad Mini 4. Great speakers and a bright screen make it ideal for multimedia, while it boasts an excellent design and the freshest ...

Apple's iPad mini 4 is on sale and would make a great graduation gift - Mashable

It boasts 2048 x 1536 resolution for great visual quality, not to mention 1080p HD video recording.

Five products Apple needs to put to rest - Macworld

As we creep up on the third birthday of the iPad mini 4, the most recent iPad mini, it's worth asking the question: Who exactly is this for anymore? When the iPad mini made its debut in 2012, it made a lot of sense. The iPhone 5, with its 4-inch ...

5 Things to Know About the iOS 11.3.1 Update - Gotta Be Mobile

We also haven't seen any user lag on newer models though we expect to encounter lag on older phones like the iPad mini 2, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6, and iPhone 5s. We ran into some frustrating bugs on iOS 11.3, but most of these issues appear to be fixed on ...

New Apple iPad review: Not the best tablet you can buy, but the best one you will - The Independent

There's no denying, the Apple iPad Pro is a better machine in every way. But with the addition of Apple Pencil compatibility, the two tablets just got one step closer in performance terms and for most people, the gap will now be close enough, but the ...

Deals: iPhone X and Beats at Best Buy, 2017 iPad at Walmart, and Latest Anker Discounts - Mac Rumors

Another ongoing offer from Best Buy that's stuck around since the retailer began its spring savings event is for an iPad mini 4 Wi-Fi + Cellular model on Verizon. With the discount, the iPad mini 4 is $329.99 paid upfront on a two-year contract, down ...

Best iPad: Which iPad is best for me? - Expert Reviews

It's now well over two years since the iPad Mini 4 brought 8in tablet joy into our lives. The mini iPad has been superseded in a lot of ways by the newer 9.7in iPads, but it still might be a suitable option for you if you find the new 9.7in iPad a ...

Mapping Apple's vast universe of space gray shades - 9to5Mac

Alongside it came versions of the existing 5th-generation iPod touch, 7th-generation iPod nano, and 4th-generation iPod shuffle in space gray, replacing the same models previously offered in slate. In October 2013, both the iPad mini 2 and iPad Air ...

iOS 12: Which iPhones and iPads will it render obsolete? - ZDNet

Currently, iOS 11 supports the following devices. iPhone: iPhone X; iPhone 8/8 Plus; iPhone 7/7 Plus; iPhone 6s/6s Plus; iPhone 6/6 Plus; iPhone SE; iPhone 5s. iPad: 12.9‑inch iPad Pro 2nd generation; 12.9‑inch iPad Pro 1st generation; 10.5‑inch iPad ...

Best Tablet For Kids 2018: Great tablets for children - TrustedReviews

You will be able to restrict the Safari web browser from showing adult content and the ability to install apps. Additionally, you can disable access to explicit content if you don't want them to listen to music, podcasts with rude words or more adult ...

Review: Apple's 2018 iPad a great alternative to pricier Pro model - Irish Times

Take a good look at the sixth-generation iPad. Going on aesthetics alone, you won't be able to tell the new version from its predecessor. It has the same size screen at 9.7 inches, rather than slimming down the bezels to squeeze in a larger display. It ...

Freedom Town Column: Library raffling an iPad mini 2 - Conway Daily Sun

Congrats to the following Freedom Elementary students for making the honor roll. High honors: Edward Daggett, Hailey Boynton, Haley Davidson, Devin Jakubec, Avelyn Marques and Ruby Weeman; honors: Jack Ducker, Brady Erwin, Courtney Junkins, Turner ...

2018 iPad review: Content creation with compromises - Ars Technica

Last year, Apple discontinued the iPad Air 2, which was thinner. Today you're just choosing between this iPad, the two new iPad Pro models, and the woefully out of date and poorly priced iPad mini 4. As it stands, the Pro models offer a newer design ...

Blotter: iPad Mini stolen from store - Victoria Advocate

EDNA – No one was injured in a three-vehicle wreck in the 800 block of North Wells Street on April 5. A Dodge pickup was pulling two other vehicles. The driver lost control and hit the rail. ARRESTED. VICTORIA – A 21-year-old Corpus Christi woman by ...

Apple iPad (2018) review: pencil it in - The Verge

Apple's new base-level iPad is very good, but you knew that. Apple hasn't produced a “bad” iPad in I don't know how long — though it has allowed them to get a little long in the tooth from time to time. (The iPad Mini needs to either be refreshed or ...

iPad Mini is a line of mini tablet computers designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. It is a sub-series of the iPad line of tablets, with a reduced screen size of 7.9 inches, in contrast to the standard 9.7 inches. The first generation iPad Mini was announced on October 23, 2012, and was released on November 2, 2012, in nearly all of Apple's markets. It features similar internal specifications to the iPad 2, including its display resolution.

iPad Mini
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iPad Mini 4 in Gold
Developer Apple Inc.
Manufacturer Foxconn, Pegatron
Product family iPad
Type Tablet computer
Release date

1st generation:
November 2, 2012 (2012-11-02)
November 12, 2013 (2013-11-12)
October 22, 2014 (2014-10-22)

September 9, 2015 (2015-09-09)
Operating system iOS
System-on-chip used 1st generation: Apple A5 (2nd generation: 32nm)
2 & 3: Apple A7 (with Apple M7 motion co-processor)
4: Apple A8 (with Apple M8 motion co-processor)
CPU 1st generation: 1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9
2 & 3: 1.3 GHz dual-core Apple Cyclone
4: 1.5 GHz dual-core Apple Typhoon
Memory 1st generation: 512 MB DDR2 RAM
2 & 3: 1024 MB LPDDR3 RAM
4: 2048 MB RAM
Storage 1st generation: 16, 32, or 64 GB flash memory
2: 16, 32, 64, or 128 GB flash memory
3 & 4: 16, 64, or 128 GB flash memory
Display 7.9-inch (200.66 mm) diagonal LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology, at 4:3 aspect ratio
1st generation: 1024×768 px at 163 ppi
2, 3 & 4: 2048×1536 pixels at 326 ppi (Retina Display)
4: Fully laminated display, antireflective coating
Graphics 1st generation: PowerVR SGX543MP2
2 & 3: Quad-core PowerVR G6430
4: Quad-core PowerVR GX6450
Input Multi-touch screen, headset controls, proximity and ambient light sensors, 3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, digital compass
Camera 1st generation, 2 & 3: Front-facing 1.2MP & Rear-facing 5MP
4: Front-facing 1.2MP & Rear-facing 8MP

1st generation, 2 & 3: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n @ 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
4: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac @ 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz
1st generation, 2 & 3: Bluetooth 4.0
4: Bluetooth 4.2

Power 1st generation: 3.72 V 16.5 W·h (4440 mA·h)
2 & 3: 3.75 V 24.3 W·h (6471 mA·h)
4: 3.82 V 19.32 W·h (5124 mA·h)
Online services App Store, iTunes, Game Center, iCloud, FaceTime, iMessage
Dimensions 1st generation: 7.87 in × 5.3 in × 0.28 in (199.9 mm × 134.6 mm × 7.1 mm)
2 & 3: 7.87 in × 5.3 in × 0.29 in (199.9 mm × 134.6 mm × 7.4 mm)
4: 8.0 in × 5.3 in × 0.24 in (203.2 mm × 134.6 mm × 6.1 mm)
Weight 1st generation: Wi-Fi: 0.68 lb (308 g)
Wi-Fi + Cellular: 0.69 lb (312 g)
2 & 3: Wi-Fi: 0.73 lb (330 g)
Wi-Fi + Cellular: 0.75 lb (340 g)
4: Wi-Fi: 0.65 lb (298.8 g)
Wi-Fi + Cellular: 0.67 lb (304 g)

iPad Mini (branded and marketed as iPad mini) is a line of mini tablet computers designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. It is a sub-series of the iPad line of tablets, with a reduced screen size of 7.9 inches, in contrast to the standard 9.7 inches. The first generation iPad Mini was announced on October 23, 2012, and was released on November 2, 2012, in nearly all of Apple's markets. It features similar internal specifications to the iPad 2, including its display resolution.

The second generation iPad Mini, with a faster processor and a Retina Display, was announced on October 22, 2013 and released on November 12, 2013.

The third generation iPad Mini was announced on October 16, 2014 and was released on October 22, 2014; it features the same hardware as the Mini 2 and the addition of a Touch ID fingerprint sensor compatible with Apple Pay.

On September 9, 2015, Apple released the iPad Mini 4.