iPad mini is officially announced

Just as we expected, after all the leaks and speculations, Apple officially unveiled the iPad mini at today's press event. And exactly as the name suggests, the tablet is a thinner, lighter variant of the iPad as we know it, with a smaller screen and form factor that makes it even more portable than its larger sibling...
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77 Comments

1. tahnik

Posts: 200; Member since: Jul 17, 2011

What the hell is Apple doing? Why did they announce iPad 4 now!!!!!!

3. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

one word P R E S S U R E

7. theoak

Posts: 324; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

iPad 4 Gen is indeed impressive. A6X processor ... stereo speakers ... 720P front camera.

9. tahnik

Posts: 200; Member since: Jul 17, 2011

You have been successfully brainwashed... MAN,They just announced the new iPad last march... What the heck are they doing....

12. theoak

Posts: 324; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

Really? Android phones get released ... like ... weekly ... with improvements here and there along the way ... and yet Apple cannot release a new product 6 months later?

13. tahnik

Posts: 200; Member since: Jul 17, 2011

People buys Apple because of their Device's Expectations.... If they continue to release so early like this people will start to feel boring...

61. gallitoking

Posts: 4721; Member since: May 17, 2011

true fandroids are boring.. because of that

77. winsaki234

Posts: 63; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

But Android is getting better and better in every update and new phones.

18. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

According to many in here apple does not do that. And its why their products are a must get...

21. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2340; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

Well let's not compare apples to oranges, in this case apples to androids. There are a dozen Android manufacturers, each producing a new product at any one time. Also, I don't think people are upset over Apple releasing a new product 6 months later, but rather the fact that the hardware in the iPad 4 should've been released in the first place with the iPad 3. It looks an awful lot like they are just trying to make money instead of just making a good product that people will enjoy for some time. People are paying $500 for these things. I can pay $200 for a tablet that has a quad-core processor that will probably last me for the next 2 years, if not more.

64. WakaFlakaD

Posts: 575; Member since: Apr 30, 2011

You can't enjoy Apple products because of their price? I think there are a lot of people out there do enjoy what Apple has offer to the public and willing to pay its price. In Apple's theory, newest hardware is not necessary to the iOS. Can you flip to the other way and say all Android products run too fast with all these NEWest hardwares without much optimizations of their own software? (I use a Galaxy Nexus and enjoy it a lot more than most Android phones out there) Stick with Android buddy and don't worry about Apple too much =)

71. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

Awesome post full of useless info no one will listen to. People will instead go out, and buy what they want be it android apple, or windows. More people will follow my idea than yours.

74. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2340; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

I was not saying that people can't enjoy Apple products because of their price. People can enjoy a $5000 flat screen television, but it doesn't mean there isn't a $2000 flat screen television with the same features at a more comparable price. That is the difference. You are paying $120 more for a product that has comparable or even worse features than something for a lot less. I'm not saying people cannot enjoy said product, but I'm saying that you can get a similar product for a lot less.

57. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

Please don't be stupid. An operating system isn't the same as a company.

73. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1773; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Android does not release weekly, dozens of OEMs do with all different looks, sizes and specs. So to answer your question, no, no they cannot.

50. p0rkguy

Posts: 685; Member since: Nov 23, 2010

"We saw that people loved the iPhone and when we launched the iPad mini, it was astounding. All the features of an iPad into a light weight hand sized device which great surface area. We thought to ourselves, hey why not put them both together? When we put them together we got the a new revolutionary and remarkable device. We did the impossible, a 5.9" device. Not too big for the hand, not too small for the screen size. A better iPhone, a better iPad mini. We introduce to you, the iPhad." Or some sh*t like that.

72. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

Yaaaaaaaaaawwwwwwwwwwwwn!!!

68. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

A redesign is coming n march.

2. jmoita2

Posts: 930; Member since: Dec 23, 2011

Because they are increasingly desperate.

52. AnTuTu

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

I can only laugh hahahahahhaahhaahahhaha. Can anyone tell me please what is new in the iPad Mini apart from its size? This is just another piece of s**t which is overpriced and overrated same as its predecessors.

69. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

How's that? Other than the fact that u obviously hate apple (which we get from all your other posts) your comment made no sense at all.

53. Goldeneye

Posts: 419; Member since: Jan 22, 2011

As a matter of fact the thin bezel is quite nice, something the Nexus or kindles don't have.

55. AnTuTu

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Are you going to spend around $500 - $600 for that bezel? come on mate talk something which makes sense.

65. Goldeneye

Posts: 419; Member since: Jan 22, 2011

Did I say that I'm gonna buy one? If that's the case is not your business, just don't be a blind fanboy kid, all I said was that the thin bezel is something the other mini tablets lack, jeez!

70. sithvenger

Posts: 371; Member since: Aug 25, 2012

No but people will spend 329 for a very beautiful well made machine, with a huge Eco system. And a bezel lol

4. theoak

Posts: 324; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

Wow ... only an A5 processor ... this surprised me. So does that mean no SIRI?

33. tggoulart

Posts: 24; Member since: Jun 22, 2012

it has siri, its on apple site

5. tahnik

Posts: 200; Member since: Jul 17, 2011

And look at them....A dual core A5 in the iPad mini...OMGOMGOMG...... Congratulation...Apple is finally DOOMED.....

6. Mr.Mr.Upgrade

Posts: 474; Member since: Aug 30, 2011

Lol running out of time....no innovation at all

54. AnTuTu

Posts: 1602; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Not true. Actually Apple has changed the way humanity think about innovation :p lolzzzzzzzzzz

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