Apple’s line up of smartphones and tablets have also been among the hottest selling product. When the rumors of the first mini tablet by apple rose, who had taken the tablet industry by storm with the 10 inch iPad 1, analysts and consumers doubted the anticipated release and many had laughed at the US tech giants on the announcement. But, finally Apple has stood up to the task and has released the much awaited iPad mini. Unlike the latest 7 inch tablets, the Google Nexus 7 and the Amazon Kindlefire HD, the Apple iPad mini features a 7.9 inch screen. Great acknowledgement has to be given to Apple for doing another marvelous job with the mini version as far as the hardware is concerned. The Apple iPad mini is super light and slim, with a brilliant aluminum casing. Let’s take a look at what’s good and what’s bad about the Apple iPad mini.
· A very compact and sleek body makes it easier to hold the tablet with one hand than most of the 7 inch tablets in the market.
· The mini version uses the infamous LED backlit IPS LCD touchscreen with scratch resistance and oleophobic coating.
· The tablet comes in two different models, 3G and data only models.
· The 3G model also features the GSM with A-GSM support.
· The device features a dual core A-9 cortex processor with 512 MB RAM, with Power VR SGX543MP2 dual core GPU for graphics processing.
· Features the latest Apple firmware of iOS 6 with iCloud support and activation.
· Comes with three in built storage options, 16, 32 and 64 GB.
· Super light, weighs only 308 grams for the data only model, the 3G models weighs only 312 grams.
· Bluetooth version 4.0 and a 16.3 Wh battery.
· The device is compatible with all iPad and iPhone applications without the need for any modifications.
· 5 MP Autofocus camera with video recording of 1080p at 30 fps.
· The secondary camera of 1.2 MP is capable of 720p video recording.
· Latest lightning connector cable support for charging and data management.
The Apple iPad is definitely a quality product, if not a piece of art. The specs and quality of the make are sure to make it a candidate for the bestselling 7 inch tablet in the market.