Apple iPad Mini 2 in Detail
Your search for a perfect companion, as far as a gadget is concerned, ends with the Apple iPad Mini 2. It comes with the stunning Retina Display—the reason why it is alternatively named Apple iPad Mini with Retina Display by Apple. A display of more than 3 million pixels brings pictures alive. Experience faster processing with the A7 chip and do more in a day with 10 hours of long battery life; all this in a device that fits in one hand.
- 7.9-inch Retina display
- A7 chip with M7 motion coprocessor
- Built-in Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n) with MIMO support
- Up to 10 hours of battery life
- 5MP iSight camera with 1080p HD video recording
- FaceTime HD camera
- iPhoto, iMovie, GarageBand, Pages, Numbers, and Keynote apps included
- Over 475,000 apps on the App Store
- iOS 7 (upgradeable to iOS 8)and iCloud
- Cellular data service on Wi-Fi + Cellular models (sold separately)
Awesomeness of Retina Display
The iPad Mini features a 7.9” scratch resistant IPS display with feather touch capacitive touchscreen. It constitutes of more than 3 million pixels which can’t be differentiated by naked human eye, the iPad brings out the brilliance in every picture, video and makes gaming, working a pleasure without much glare to the eyes. It offers 2048x1536 pixels resolution and an effective pixel density of 324 PPI.
Powered by a 1.3 GHz Apple A7 chipset with M7 motion coprocessor; the Apple iPad mini 2 flaunts a 64-bit desktop architecture which makes it faster and more power efficient. Do more with multi-tasking, open multiple windows at time and test the iPad to its limits; it won’t disappoint you with its performance. The M7 Chip captures and processes all your motion data, sending it to app developers and Apple researchers to provide you with better services. Its journal-style apps keep coming out that will use information on where you've been and the weather at the time - tiny tasks that don't need the help of the larger chip and won’t bother it too.
Lighter than What You Can Imagine
Known for its ergonomics, lightweight and premium design, the iPad mini 2 weighs between 331 g and 341 g (for Wifi, Wifi + Cellular versions respectively) and is super sleek at 7.5 mm thickness. With machined buttons, Luxe finish and smaller bezel, the iPad mini 2 is an object of envy, a premium lifestyle gadget.
iSight and FaceTime Cameras: Capture Reality in Bits
With 5 MP auto-focus iSight camera for brilliant photos, 1080p full HD videos, and a 1.2 MP FaceTime camera for video calls and selfies; the iPad lets you capture, edit and share your life and your surroundings. The iPad offers the best Video Calling facility with 720p HD capability of its FaceTime camera with wide angle lens.
Choose What Suits You BestThe iPad Mini 2 is available in two variants WiFi only and WiFi + Cellular options. The cellular version supports 4G LTE and other cellular bandwidths. Experience fast wireless connectivity with Bluetooth v4.0 and transfer/sync faster with the USB v2.0. Apple offers two premium metallic finishes for the iPad mini 2 – silver and space gray.
iOS 7 – Upgradeable to Next Gen Operating System iOS 8Running on a recent operating system, the iOS 7, iPad mini 2 comes with other exclusive features such as Airdrop file sharing, iCloud cloud storage service, Facebook and Twitter integration for a lovely user experience.
Extended Battery Life
The Apple iPad Mini 2 comes in two storage options – 16GB and 32GB. Although the iPad mini doesn't support expandable memory like other mobile devices, it offers large cloud storage. The device has a 23.8 Watt hour li-ion battery to power the device for up to 10 hours, serving you all day long as you work, play and entertain yourself. Features like the A7 chip under the hood and a 128GB iteration to satisfy those that crave a lot of HD action, the Apple iPad mini 2 is built to cater to the ever increasing demands.
Technical Specifications of Apple iPad Mini 2:
|Colour Finish||Silver, Space gray|
|Models||WiFi, WiFi + Cellular|
|Capacity||16GB, 32GB, 64GB|
|Business Features||Document Viewer, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, PDF, PPT, PPTX, XLS, XLSX, TXT, DOC, DOCX|
|SIM Size||Nano SIM (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|SIM Type||Single SIM, GSM (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|Size||200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm|
|Weight||331 g (WiFi), 341 g (WiFi + Cellular)|
|Resolution||2048 x 1536p resolution at 326 ppi|
|Other Display Features||Retina Display, Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology, LED Backlit Wide Screen, Fingerprint-resistant Oleophobic coating|
|A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor|
|Primary Camera||5 MP, 2592 х 1944 pixels, autofocus|
|Secondary Camera||1.2 MP photos, 720p videos, FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or cellular, Face detection, Backside illumination|
|Other Features||f/2.4 Aperture, Backside illumination sensor, Five-element lens, Hybrid IR filter, Autofocus, Tap to focus, Exposure control, HDR photos, Face detection, Panorama, Auto image stabilization, Photo geo-tagging, Time-lapse video, Video stabilization, Take still photos while recording video, Face detection, 3x zoom, Video geo-tagging|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Navigation Technology||A-GPS, GLONASS, Digital compass, Google Maps, iBeacon micro-location|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4 GHz and 5G Hz), MIMO|
|EDGE||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|GPRS||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|3G||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|Phone Book Memory||Yes|
|Sensors||Three-axis gyro, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor|
|Important Apps||AirDrop, AirPlay, Control Centre, Family Sharing, iCloud Drive, Multitasking, Notiﬁcation Centre, QuickType keyboard, Spotlight Search, Camera, Photos, Messages, FaceTime, Mail, Music, Safari, Maps, Calendar, iTunes Store, App Store, Notes, Contacts, iBooks, Game Center, Reminders, Clock, Videos, Newsstand, Photo Booth, Podcasts, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand, iTunes U, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends, Remote|
|Additional Features||Built-in Speaker, Multiple Languages and Characters Support, Microphone, On/Off or Sleep/Wake, Up to 10 hours of surﬁng the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to music, Up to 9 hours of surﬁng the web using cellular data network, Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system|
|Environment friendly features||Environment friendly features: Mercury-free LED-backlit display, Arsenic-free display glass, Brominated flame retardant-free, PVC-free, Recyclable aluminum enclosure, Power adapter outperforms strictest global energy efficiency standards|
Apple iPad Mini 2 Video Review
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