Based on 3,366 owner and expert reviews, Apple has excellent ratings for its tablet computers. Apple also has excellent ratings specifically within its A5 processor tablets range compared to other manufacturers.
Across all tablets, the iPad Mini is one the top selling products currently available for purchase according to Amazon sales data.
One person who purchased it concluded that it was lightweight. Mrs. V. J. Matthews said on Amazon “It is very lightweight” in their review. One Apple iPad Mini owner who purchased it concluded that it was thick.
Good for Games
A number of customers who reviewed this tablets concluded that it was good playing games on. Kc wrote in their review of this tablets “Fantastic gadget which makes gaming much bigger and so is a wonderful addition to the childrens entertainment wants”.
Good Picture Quality
One Apple iPad Mini owner wrote in their reviews that it was good for watching tv. Three years ago Mrs. V. J. Matthews mentioned “Picture quality is superb for watching TV or films and it is very lightweight”.
Good Product Quality
One Apple iPad Mini reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality. Mrs. V. J. Matthews mentioned “Picture quality is superb for watching TV or films”.
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User Reviews Are Good
Based on 7 user reviews the average user rating of this Apple tablet computer is 89%.
Fairly Long Browsing Time
The Apple iPad Mini has a quite long browsing time (10 hours) compared to most of the other A5 processor tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the iPad Mini. A5 processor tablets that have been available for a comparable time to the iPad Mini have browsing times of between 9h and 10h.
1080p Video Recording Mode
This tablet computer has a 1080p|720p video recording mode, which is typical of many tablet computers of this age and spec.
5 Reasons Against
Not 4G Compatible
The iPad Mini is not 4G compatible. Most of the other tablets that have been on the market for around the same time as the iPad Mini are also not 4G compatible.
Not 3G Compatible
Like most of the other A5 processor tablets that came out more than two years ago, the Apple iPad Mini is not 3G compatible.
Very Short Continuous Video Playback Time
The continuous video playback times of tablets of a similar age and type to the iPad Mini range from 2.3h to 10h. With a continuous video playback time of only 2.38 hours, the iPad Mini has one of the shorter continuous video playback times amongst A5 processor tablets of this age.
Very Small Maximum Internal Memory
The smallest maximum internal memory of comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for around the same time as the iPad Mini is 0.5GB and the largest is 32GB. The iPad Mini has one of the smaller maximum internal memory (only 0.5 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec tablet computers of this age.
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Very Small Total Storage Capacity
With a total storage capacity of only 16 gigabytes, the Apple iPad Mini has a fairly small total storage capacity compared to most of the other A5 processor tablets that have been on the market for a similar time to the iPad Mini. Tablets that were released around the same time as the iPad Mini have total storage capacities of between 16GB and 64GB.
6 Other reasons to consider the Apple iPad Mini
Released Over Two Years Ago
This tablet computer has been on the market for over two years.
Average Processor Clock Speed
With a processor clock speed of 1 gigahertz, the Apple iPad Mini has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other A5 processor tablets that have been available for a similar time to the iPad Mini.
Average Rear Camera Resolution
The iPad Mini has a relatively typical rear camera resolution (5 megapixels) compared to most of the other tablet computers that were launched more than two years ago.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative 5MP rear camera resolution tablet computers currently available including cheaper tablet computers such as the [plb_3047773].
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Average Internal Storage Capacity
At 16 gigabytes, the iPad Mini has a fairly typical internal storage capacity compared to most of the other A5 processor tablets that were launched around the same time as the iPad Mini.
Two Processor Cores
The number of processor cores on the iPad Mini is two which is average compared to the other 13 A5 processor tablets that were released around the same time as the iPad Mini that we have assessed the number of processor cores of.
There are a number of alternative 2 processor core tablets currently available which you might also want to look at including the [plb_3047773] which is cheaper.
Average Screen Size
With a screen size of 7.9 inches, the Apple iPad Mini has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other tablets of a similar age and type to the iPad Mini.
Processor Clock Speed
Maximum Internal Memory
Safari,App Store,Photo Booth,FaceTime,iTunes,Game Center
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