The iPad mini went on sale yesterday in countries, a miniature version of the popular mini iPad tablet. The first to get the new product into the hands of the residents were able to New-Zealand, but there a number of local merchants have received only a few hundred units, and in order not to disappoint customers, decided to opt out of the start of sales, moving them to the time when the inventory be increased.
According to our information, there were no real queues on Friday morning before retailers like Apple Premium Re-sellers (APR) of the country. I must say that the iPad mini was available for pre-order last week on Apple’s website and many fans have gone through this medium to get their new tablet. For others, limited stocks are even offered any re-sellers from yesterday.
“It’s light and thin”
The iPad Mini is light, even “lightweight” for some. Others say they have been surprised by the smoothness of the gear that would in no way comparable with the iPad we know classic “Super light, super fine, more manageable than the iPad, for me it is the ideal format.
For people who already had the iPad 2, the quality of the screen does not seem to be a big change. As for the speed of the machine. Already have an iPad 2, it immediately shows “he has not noticed to make on non-Retina display.” Same reaction regarding speed A5 processor, there is “No difference either in terms of speed, like an iPad 2.” What changes especially for forum member, it is also the new design of the tablet and he’ll have to do it, he said. “I used to have it always with me and that is where lies the big difference for me, it is super lightweight and very discreet. It will take time to adapt to use the keyboard that is smaller but it should not be a problem with a little practice. “And it concluded that” all apps pass without problems “and that” despite its smaller screen size, it delivers the same the same amount of data displayed. ”
As a reminder, the iPad mini is available in black and white at a price of $329 for the 16GB model ($459 with 3G/4G), $429 for the 32GB model ($559 with 3G/4G) and $529 for the 64GB model ($659 with 3G/4G). 3G/4G models will be sold at the end of the month.
Facet of its specs, the mini iPad is fifty three% lighter than conventional iPad
As a reminder, the iPad mini is fifty three% lighter than the basic iPad (601G 308g in opposition to 652g for the iPad or iPad for four). It takes the design of the most recent iPod Contact and has a thickness of seven.2 mm (200 mm x 134.7 mm) IPS touchscreen 7.9 “show with a decision of 1024 x 768 pixels (163ppp), a twin- core A5, a FaceTime HD webcam of 1.2 megapixel, a 5-megapixel digicam iSight ƒ/2.four (1080p video), Lightning port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth four.zero, 3G/4G, GPS (3G model / 4G), nano SIM port (model 3G/4G) or a spread of 10h.