IPad Mini is Apple’s latest tablet to challenge low-end tablet industry. It will directly compete against recently announced Google’s Nexus 7. IPad Mini will feature a 7.85-inch IGZO display panel with the resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixel manufactured by Sharp. It will be powered by 1.5GHz A5 dual core processor and 1GB RAM. iPad Mini will come pre installed with Apple’s latest iOS6. Rumors are that iPad mini will only have 8GB internal storage. There are no official announcement from Apple but according to some sources iPad mini will cost between $249 & $299 (Or £150 – £200 on british shores). IPad is still leading the tablet industry with over 70% market share. Now Apple is targetting low end tablet market to compete against the likes of Nexus 7, Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7, Nook HD and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 with its iPad mini. IPad mini is expected to release by Q4 of 2012 (October launch more likely). Stay tune or follow @harrym20 for more updates.
Update : iPad Mini will be officially launched at a press event on October 17. Invitations for the event will be sent to press by October 10.
Update : According to new reports, Apple will unveil its new iPad Mini at a event on October 23 instead of previously rumored October 17.
Update ; Apple officially launched iPad Mini at a press event on October 23. Get all the latest news here.