Apple iPad mini preorders to start October 26, shipping date set for November 2

Apple iPad mini preorders to start October 26, shipping date set for November 2
What's small and colorful and can run hundreds of thousands of tablet-tailored iOS apps? Why, the rumors about an iPad mini, of course. Apple already set a date, next Tuesday, for a launch event, and the overwhelming proof is for a smaller, cheaper iPad to show up there.

After the announcement fanfares subside on October 23, the preorder excitement will start on Friday, the 26th, and, as usual Apple's launches go, shipping for the latest disruption in the small tablets realm will start November 2, a week after the preorders start.

This has been disclosed by sources who were right about the iPhone 5 launch date, and it is not hard to deduce anyway, considering it falls in line with most Apple mobile product launch timings so far.

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iPad mini
  • Display 7.9" 1024 x 768 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A5, Dual-core, 1000 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 4440 mAh

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7 Comments

1. Droid_X_Doug

Posts: 5993; Member since: Dec 22, 2010

Who all is going to buy an iPod Touch XL?

2. darthinvader

Posts: 63; Member since: Sep 18, 2012

Exactly :D

3. android_hitman unregistered

everyone will buy it! it's Apple product.. maybe now people won't look so ridiculous taking pictures with an iPad

4. samirsshah

Posts: 61; Member since: Mar 10, 2011

Yes. Not 26th but 25th.

5. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

the size of the iPad mini is very likable coz itsd not too big and not too small.. so i think a lot will buy it!

6. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Cool, just what America needs...more iCRAP.

7. Snoobab

Posts: 175; Member since: Dec 07, 2011

*yawn*

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