As we are aware that Apple iPad mini now a dream which has come true. Despite a, Apple special style, it is surely an excellent piece of attraction. In fact, it’s a crowd puller device that may be a next best-selling tablet.
You have to hi5 with Apple’s research team which knows what to design. iPad mini is sleek and light device, with aluminium shell. Less bezel on left-right of screen with ~300g of weight makes it easy to hold within one hand. Let us se ahead the compromises and reasons of doing so which which drew criticism.
- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n connectivity, carrier-dependent hotspot support
- Optional 2G/3G GSM, CDMA, LTE connectivity (data only, separate models)
- Optional GPS with A-GPS support (for the 3G model only)
- Apple A5 SoC, dual-core Cortex-A9 @ 1GHz chipset
- 512MB of RAM
- iOS 6 with Siri, iCloud support
- 16/32/64GB of inbuilt storage
- 308 grams (Weight)
- Bluetooth 4.0
- 16.3Wh battery
- Accelerometer, Compass and 3 Axial Gyro-Sensor
- Compatible iPad/iPhone apps
- 1080p video recording at 30fps
- 1.2MP secondary camera capable of Face Time calls, 720p recording
- Four and five-finger gestures
- 1080p TV-output with the Apple Digital AV Adapter 1080p video streaming
- Supports Magnetic Case
- More expensive than 7″ Android tablets.
- No Retina display, 162ppi only
- Chipset similar to iPad 2.
- iTunes still required for most of the content uploads
- Reflective screen struggles outdoors
- No Standard USB port
- No GPS receiver
- No memory card slot
- Lack of basic apps like weather, stocks, calculator, voice memos
The disadvantage list may seem longer but accompanied with a fact that Apple products have so far effortlessly hit big despite perceived limitations as compared to competitors. Some analysts gone so far that iPad mini will be Next iPad – highly portable, capable enough to draw on vast resources of Apple eco-system.
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