Besides a smaller iPad mini, Apple did the fourth generation iPad explained, which goes through life as the iPad Retina. One iPad has a smaller screen, while the other has a faster processor. The introduction of two iPads also has implications for the iPad third generation, who earlier this year appeared on the market: it is in fact now no longer in the online Apple Store available. The iPad 2 is still for sale. This means that you must make renewed considerations when buying a new iPad.
All three iPads have some things in common. Thus, the iPad 2 and iPad Retina both have a 9.7-inch display, while the iPad mini and iPad 2 both use an A5 processor. They are all three have a different minimum sold: the iPad mini is Apple’s new entry-level model, while the iPad Retina most expensive variant. You can find all details in the table below. Do you want very specific details under the microscope, you can also the three iPads at the Apple Store.
|iPad Mini||iPad 2||iPad Retina|
|Capacitance||16GB / 32GB / 64GB||16GB||16GB / 32GB / 64GB|
|Screen resolution and||7.9 “, 1024×768 pixels||9.7 “, 1024×768 pixels||9.7 “, 2048×1536 pixels (Retina)|
|– Height||200 mm||241.2 mm||241.2 mm|
|– Width||134.7 mm||185.7 mm||185.7 mm|
|– Depth||7.2 mm||8.8 mm||9.4 mm|
|Weight||308 grams||601 grams||652 grams|
|Processor||Dual-core A5||Dual-core A5||Dual-core A6X|
|Front Camera||FaceTime HD (720p video)||FaceTime (vga video)||FaceTime HD (720p video)|
|Bluetooth||Bluetooth 4.0||Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR||Bluetooth 4.0|
|Mobile data||GSM, UMTS, 3G, 4G LTE, GPS||GSM, UMTS, 3G, GPS||GSM, UMTS, 3G, 4G LTE, GPS|
|Simcard||Nano-sim||Micro sim||Micro sim|
|Battery Life||10 hours||10 hours||10 hours|
Do you really want an iPad third generation, you can through the online Apple Store still are conditioned model to buy. For a Wi-Fi model with 16GB of storage you paying $499. At the moment, the revised iPad 3 already appeared on Apple’s site, but it still not available as pre-orders starts on October 26 .