Apple has launched a new iPad mini (essentially the iPad mini 6) and a new iPad (iPad 9th generation). Read more to find about Apple iPad mini, iPad With A13 Price in India, Specifications, Features
Price and Availability
|Apple iPad mini (starting)||Rs 46,900|
|Apple iPad (starting)||Rs 30,900|
The new Apple iPad mini comes with a starting price of Rs 46,900 for the Wi-Fi-only model. The price of the Wi-Fi+ Cellular model starts at Rs 60,900. It comes with 64GB and 256GB storage options.
The new Apple iPad comes with a starting price of Rs 30,900 for the Wi-Fi-only model. The price of the Wi-Fi + Cellular model starts at Rs 42,900. Storage options start from 64GB.
Both new tablets will be available in the US from Friday, September 24. As of now, there is no confirmation about the India availability details of both iPad models.
Specifications and Features
The iPad mini 6 comes with an all-new design update. Highlights of the device include 5G support, USB-C, and Touch ID (embedded in the power button).
On the other hand, the regular iPad comes with a new A13 Bionic chip and Apple’s Center Stage feature. It also supports accessories including Apple Pencil.
Apple claims that the new iPad features a faster processor (20 percent faster CPU, GPU, and Neural Engine performance) and an improved selfie camera. Let’s take a closer look:
Apple iPad mini 6
|Processor||A15 Bionic chip|
|Display||8.3-inch, Liquid Retina|
|Primary (rear) Camera||12MP + True Tone flash|
|Front Camera||12MP, Ultra-Wide angle lens, 122-degree FoV|
|Battery||All-day battery life|
The new model is powered by the latest A15 Bionic chip. It is touted to offer an all-day battery life on a single charge. A 20W USB-C adapter is bundled with the device.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth, and a USB-C port. There is also optional eSIM support to enable Gigabit LTE and 5G connectivity.
The new iPad mini sports a 12-megapixel rear camera (paired with a True Tone flash). It supports Smart HDR and 4K video recording.
For selfies and video calling, the tablet features a 12-megapixel Ultra-Wide camera with a 122-degree field of view. It also includes support for Center Stage.
The Apple iPad mini sports an 8.3-inch Liquid Retina display. It comes with support for accessories including the second-generation Apple Pencil and Smart Folio case.
The new tablet comes in Pink, Purple, Space Gray, and Starlight color options. It also includes stereo speakers and runs iPadOS 15.
Apple iPad 9
- 8MP rear camera
- 12MP Ultra-Wide selfie camera
- Latest A13 Bionic chip
- Neural Engine
- iPadOS 15
- Touch ID home button
- Center Stage support
- 20W USB-C Power Adapter
- 10.2-inch display
- Two color options
The new model is powered by the latest A13 Bionic chip and new Neural Engine. It comes bundled with a 20W USB-C Power Adapter.
The Apple iPad 9 runs iPadOS 15 that brings an updated home screen and upgraded multitasking features. It comes in Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi + 4G connectivity options.
The new tablet sports a 10.2-inch display with True Tone support (adjusts screen color temperature according to ambient lighting). It comes in Space Gray and Silver color options.
The Apple iPad 9 features an 8-megapixel camera at the back. On the front, it features a 12-megapixel Ultra-Wide camera with a 122-degree field of view and supports Center Stage.
Additional features include the Touch ID home button. It supports Apple accessories (Smart Keyboard, first-generation Apple Pencil, etc) and also third-party keyboards.
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