Apple iPad mini 4

Announced:
Sep 9, 2015
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 9, 2015

PhoneArena Rating:

8.0
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Display

Display size:

7.9 inches

Resolution:

1536 x 2048 pixels

Pixel density:

324 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio:

70.65 %

Features:

Oleophobic coating, Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

8 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Pixel size: 1.1 μm

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front:

1.2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

8 x 5.3 x 0.24 inches (203.2 x 134.6 x 6.1 mm)

Weight:

10.72 oz (304 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Colors:

Gold, Gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

TV-out

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Apple A8 APL1011

Processor:

Dual-core, 1500 MHz, Typhoon, 64-bit, 20 nm

GPU:

PowerVR Series 6XT GX6450

RAM:

2 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB

OS:

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

Lightning

Features:

Mass storage device

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE, HSPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Battery

Capacity:

5124 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Phone features

Notifications:

Flight mode, Silent mode

Other features:

Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 529

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

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

Apple iPad mini 4 16GB

Discontinued

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

16 GB

MSRP price:

$ 529

Apple iPad mini 4 64GB

Discontinued

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

MSRP price:

$ 629

Apple iPad mini 4 16GB

Wi-Fi only - Discontinued

Differences from the main variant:

Weight:

10.54 oz (299 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Internal storage:

16 GB

MSRP price:

$ 399

Apple iPad mini 4 64GB

Wi-Fi only - Discontinued

Differences from the main variant:

Weight:

10.54 oz (299 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Internal storage:

64 GB

MSRP price:

$ 499

Apple iPad mini 4 128GB

Wi-Fi only

Differences from the main variant:

Weight:

10.54 oz (299 g)
the average is 19.9 oz (568 g)

Internal storage:

128 GB

MSRP price:

$ 399

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Available

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • The camera lacks flash

Description

The Apple iPad mini 4 has "all the power of an iPad Air 2" and packs an 8-megapixel camera. The screen resolution stays at a nicely sharp 2048 x 1536 pixels. As for design changes, the mini 4 now weighs just 0.65 pounds, a bit less than the iPad mini 3, which "tipped" the scales at 0.73 pounds. Starting at $399 for the 16GB version, the iPad mini 4 will also be available in the usual 64GB ($499) and 128GB ($599) variants.

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