iPad mini is beloved for its size and capability. And now there are even more reasons to love it. The A12 Bionic chip with Neural Engine. A 7.9" Retina display with True Tone. And Apple Pencil support, so you can capture your biggest ideas, wherever they come to you.
7.9" Retina display with True Tone and wide color¹
A12 Bionic chip
Touch ID fingerprint sensor
8.0MP back camera, 7.0MP FaceTime HD front camera
Support for Apple Pencil (1st Generation)²
Up to 10 hours of battery life³
Lightning connector for charging and accessories
iPadOS with intuitive multitasking, new Home screen, and all the great features of iOS 13
¹ Display size is measured diagonally.
² Apple Pencil is sold separately. Apple Pencil (1st generation) is compatible with 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro (1st and 2nd generation), 10.5-inch iPad Air, iPad (6th generation), and iPad mini (5th generation).
³ Battery life varies by use and configuration. See www.apple.com/batteries for more information.
I love this iPad (mini) I got it for my 2 year old daughter and she loves it and won’t leave the house without it. It’s so fast and sufficient literally way better then the android tablets that just stop working after about 3 months (Smh) matter fact I shouldn’t even compare the 2 lol so basically this iPad is the best.
This was my first apple product and I must say I am really impressed with this item so far it allows me to be able to be in contact with husband other than by our phones, and I use it for my cricut design space, and to read my bible on with app. It is big enough to love it and small enough to carry in any purse from my vera bradley crossbody bag to my large bags it fit conveniently in my side pocket and doesn't add any extra noticable weight. I really love this gift my husband got for me to feel in the loop with my boys and him.
With the update to the processor and the addition of being compatible with the Apple pencil, I find that the Mini is my goto for on the go situations. I use my iPhone for quick use situations and the Mini for medium to long use situations. I also have a 12.9 iPad Pro, but it now mainly stays at home.
I purchased the iPad mini back in late February after debating on it. I can honestly say I can barely put the thing down. It is so convenient and I enjoy facetiming my friends and watching movies, and even doing some schoolwork. I also purchased the apple pencil with it but barely use it. I went on Amazon and bought this really nice purple decorated cover for it.
Overall, this was an excellent purchase! =)
This purchase was a long way into internet reviews and tech sites about the iPad, I’m an android/Windows/Linux person, and I’ve always thought that Apple products are way overpriced, but I decided to purchase this tablet for a set of reasons, being the most important the constant software (OS) updates, which is a very hard thing to keep up in the android side (unless there’s a custom rom that is being supported on a particular device, the screen looks amazing (in comparison with all the devices I’ve had), and it is pretty fast for a tablet in this price range. It’s battery is amazing if you don’t max out screen brightness
The only drawback perhaps is the ‘’dated’’ design.
This is my 1st Ipad. I was looking for a way to be able to keep all my itunes music and videos on I had on old ipod classic. The ipad works well for music/videos, plus any games that I play , and for checking things out on the internet.
The analysis of all aggregated expert reviews shows that the reviewers are positive about connectivity, durability, reliability and screen. Editors are less positive about GPS navigation and have mixed opinions about design. Using an algorithm based on product age, reviewers ratings history, popularity, product category expertise and other factors, this product gets an alaTest Expert Rating of 93/100 = Excellent quality.
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A:AnswerYou actually don’t need the geek squad. You can now put the new iPad next to the old iPad after you’ve signed in with your Apple ID and all your data from the old iPad will transfer to the new iPad automatically.
A:AnswerSome are confusing storage with RAM. The devise has 3GB of RAM, up from 2 on the previous model.
RAM= random access memory, for those that may be confused about previous answers. In this context, it has nothing to do with the capability to store programs, pics music, and documents. This one has 64 GB to store that stuff, and 3GB for RAM. The more RAM, the speedier the response.