iPad mini 2 and its best alternatives

Ever since the first model's introduction, Apple has been selling iPads by the truckloads, and the latest models are likely to be in high demand as well. The iPad mini 2, in particular, is expected to land in the hands of millions of buyers once it is released. What makes Apple's smaller slate so sought after? Well, brand recognition and image aside, the iPad mini 2 is definitely shaping as one of the best small-sized tablets under the sun. It doesn't only look great. The iPad mini 2 has been blessed with a gorgeous Retina display, while the beefed up hardware under its hood makes the tablet just as capable as its larger sibling...
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28. Planterz

Posts: 2120; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

Hisense Sero 7 Pro (available at Wal*Mart in the USA). The specs are basically the same as the 2012 Nexus 7 (slightly better, actually), but adds microSD (up to 32GB), mini HDMI out, and rear-facing camera. Only $129.

32. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

My only real beef is devices that haven't launched yet (FonePad & HP Slate) shouldn't be on this list. You don't have a FINAL product for comparison. It wouldn't hurt to have one (1) Windows device for the sake of variety.
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