iPad Mini 4
2017 Buying Advice from Freestyll "The lightest and slimmest iPad on the market, and the fastest and most powerful iPad of its size the iPad Mini 4 gives you everything you need from a Mini tablet, from Touch ID to a new sleeker design the iPad Mini 4 is the best iPad Mini available. Buy if you want the best Mini tablet on the market."
The iPad Mini 4 received the bumps is display and processor that perhaps the Mini 3 should have received; a more vivid display than any device of its size, an improved camera and the ability to run split screen apps add to the Touch ID that was instilled in the previous model.
The Mini 4 also received the first redesign of the iPad Mini line with a new light slimmer look that feels more comfortable in your hands than ever before. It’s truly the best portable tablet on the market.
Laminated Retina display with anti reflective coating
A welcome jump in display from its predecessor sees the iPad Mini 4 up its game with the laminated display and antireflective coating found on the newest larger iPads. This new coating drastically enhances the viewing experience of the 2048x1536 pixel Retina Display, giving the most vivid and colour-rich screen on any tablet of this size. This screen, combined with the iPad’s 4:3 aspect ratio also make it one of the superior ereading devices on the market.
Apple A8 processor
The Ipad Mini 4’s Apple A8 Dual-core 1.5 GHz Typhoon processor gives a healthy dose of speed to Apple’s most portable iPad, working 1.3 times as fast as its predecessors. The 2GB RAM and PowerVR GX6450 graphics processor means the Mini 4 can handle top end games and multitask with relative ease, ultisising the ability to run split-screen apps in iOS 9; potentially the coolest thing about Apple’s latest mobile operating system.
New slimmed-down design
The first redesign of the Mini range sees the Mini 4 shaving down to an ultra slim 6.1mm and super light 299g to be the equal slimmest Apple device on the market and the lightest tablet in the Apple range. A slightly taller and wider body help the Mini 4 be that little be more handleable, again enhancing its position as the best bag sized tablet available.
8MP iSight camera
A welcome boost in camera sees the iPad Mini 4 right on par with the Air 2; the jump to 8-megapixel iSight camera with a ƒ/2.4 aperture make it the ideal device for for home movies. The 1.2-megapixel FaceTime camera stays the same, but the devices enhanced handleability make it the perfect tablet for chatting to your friends on FaceTime or Skype.