Apple iPad mini 2

Announced:
Oct 22, 2013
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Nov 12, 2013

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
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Display

Display size:

7.9 inches

Resolution:

2048 x 1536 pixels

Pixel density:

324 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

71.82 %

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Apple A7

Processor:

Dual-core, 1300 MHz, Cyclone, 64-bit

GPU:

PowerVR G6430

RAM:

1 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB

OS:

iOS (12.x, 11.x, 10.x, 9.x, 8.x, 7.x)

Battery

Capacity:

6471 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front:

1.2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches (200 x 134.7 x 7.5 mm)

Weight:

12.03 oz (341 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Colors:

Black, Gray, Silver, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot

USB:

Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box:

Lightning to USB Cable, USB Power Adapter

MSRP price:

$ 829

This device is also known as Apple iPad mini with Retina display, Apple A1490, Apple A1491, Apple A1489

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi 16GB

Wi-Fi only

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

16 GB

Weight:

11.68 oz (331 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

MSRP price:

$ 399

Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi 32GB

Wi-Fi only

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

32 GB

Weight:

11.68 oz (331 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

MSRP price:

$ 499

Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi 64GB

Wi-Fi only

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

Weight:

11.68 oz (331 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

MSRP price:

$ 599

Apple iPad mini 2 Wi-Fi 128GB

Wi-Fi only

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

128 GB

Weight:

11.68 oz (331 g)
the average is 20.6 oz (587 g)

MSRP price:

$ 699

Apple iPad mini 2 32GB

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

32 GB

MSRP price:

$ 629

Apple iPad mini 2 64GB

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

MSRP price:

$ 729

Apple iPad mini 2 16GB

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

16 GB

MSRP price:

$ 529

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Cons

  • The camera lacks flash

Description

The iPad mini with Retina Display kicker? That amazing 7.9" display carries the same resolution as the larger iPad. That's right, 2048x1536 pixels amounts to 326ppi pixel density, a record feat on a device that is basically all screen. Neither Nexus 7, nor the G Pad 8.3 can match this, but it's up to you if the premium design and the extra pixel density are worth the $399 starting price Apple is commanding for the iPad mini with Retina Display. Bear in mind that it is also incredibly thin and light, and all of that is achieved from an aluminum-crafted chassis that comes in the trendy Space Gray color now.

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