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On average, iPad Mini (3rd gen) owners rated this tablet computer 88 out of 100.
On average Apple A7 processor tablet computers have excellent reviews as do all tablet computers manufactured by Apple.
Good Battery Life
Some people said in their reviews that the product had a good battery life. Five years ago Goodgearguide.com.au said on expert review site Good Gear Guide.com.au “The iPad mini is an exceptionally constructed tablet with excellent battery life and an unsurpassed app ecosystem that the competition simply c”. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned in their review of this tablet “Decent build quality, good battery life, iOS 6” and rated it 4 stars. Good Gear Guide.com.au also wrote “Fantastic battery life”.
Good Product Quality
Some Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) owners said in their reviews that it was good quality. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned in their review of the Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) “Outstanding design and build quality” and rated this tablet 4 stars. Good Gear Guide.com.au also mentioned “Solid build quality, iPad optimized apps”. Good Gear Guide.com.au also mentioned “Generally very solid build quality and highly attractive fit”.
Four customers wrote in their reviews that it was a good design. Good Gear Guide.com.au gave the product a score of 4 stars and mentioned “Excellent Form Factor, design and build quality” in their review. Good Gear Guide.com.au also wrote “This, combined with Apples epic design, makes it a truly lustworthy”.
Three people who bought it agreed that it was good looking. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned “Beautifully designed” in their review. Good Gear Guide.com.au also mentioned “Beautiful, magical to handle”.
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Several people said in their reviews that it was well made. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned in their review of this tablet “Extremely well made and designed” .
Easy to Use
Several Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) owners who bought it wrote that it was easy to use. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “Very portable and practical” and gave the product a score of 4 stars. Good Gear Guide.com.au also said “Less practical as an allpurpose device against the larger iPad”. Good Gear Guide.com.au also said “Beautiful build quality, fantastic feel, great screen, great with video, entertaining with music, easy to use”.
Two customers who reviewed it thought it was comfortable and easy to hold. Good Gear Guide.com.au mentioned in their review “Comfortable and light” . Good Gear Guide.com.au also mentioned “Very thin, very light, easy to hold in one hand”.
Some people who purchased it agreed that it was thin. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote five years ago “Super thin and light design” in their review of this tablet.
One Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) owner mentioned in their reviews that it was a good body shape. Goodgearguide.com.au gave this tablet a rating of 4 stars and said on Good Gear Guide.com.au “The iPad mini packs a 7.9in display into a superbly crafted body”.
One customer who reviewed it wrote that it was good structurally. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “Super skinny construction” in their Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) review. One Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) owner wrote in their reviews that this tablet was compact. Five years ago Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “Licht en compact”.
According to Amazon sales data, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) is one the best selling tablet currently on the market.
Good for Games
One Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) reviewer thought it was good playing games on. Good Gear Guide.com.au wrote “More portable, still a big screen, light, great for gaming, less chunky” in their review.
1080p Video Recording Modes
This tablet computer has a 1080p|720p video recording modes, which is typical of many A7 processor tablet computers that have been around for around the same time as it.
Across all the similar spec tablet computers that came out around the same time as the iPad Mini (3rd gen) the weights range from 330g to 480g, and the average weight is 380g. With a weight of only 331 grams, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) is one of the lighter A7 processor tablet computers that were released more than two years ago amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age.
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The iPad Mini (3rd gen) is not 4G, although keep in mind that most of the other tablet computers of this age and spec are also not 4G.
The Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) is not 3G, although it is worth noting that most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and type to the iPad Mini (3rd gen) are also not 3G.
Very Small Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of only 7.9 inches, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) has one of the smaller display diagonals amongst comparable spec tablets of this age. The display diagonals of tablet computers of a comparable type and age to the iPad Mini (3rd gen) range from 7.8" to 9.7", and the average display diagonal is 8.5".
Very Small Internal Storage Capacity
Tablet computers of a similar age and spec to the iPad Mini (3rd gen) have internal storage capacitys of between 4GB and 130GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 48GB. With an internal storage capacity of only 16 gigabytes, the Apple iPad Mini (3rd gen) has a quite small internal storage capacity compared to most of the other A7 processor tablet computers that are a similar age to the iPad Mini (3rd gen).
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Very Small Total Storage Capacity
Tablets of this type and age have total storage capacitys of between 16GB and 130GB. With a total storage capacity of only 16 gigabytes, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) has one of the smaller total storage capacitys amongst similar spec tablet computers of this age.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
It was over four years ago when this A7 processor tablet was released.
Average Processor Frequency
With a processor frequency of 1.3 gigahertz, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) has a relatively typical processor frequency compared to most of the other tablets of a comparable type and age to the iPad Mini (3rd gen).
Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
At 5 megapixels, the iPad Mini (3rd gen) has a fairly average rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablets of a similar age and spec to the iPad Mini (3rd gen).
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Two Processor Coress
The iPad Mini (3rd gen) has two processor coress which is average compared to the other 25 comparable spec tablet computers that have been on the market for a similar time to the iPad Mini (3rd gen) that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.
Operating System Installed
Safari,iBooks,FaceTime,iTunes Store,Siri,Photo Booth,Game Center
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Actually support 1600MHz RAM, unlike stated in the specs. I used the recently released Kingston HyperX FURY 1600MHz, the DIMMs were automatically recognized as 1600MHz and passed memtes 86 without pro
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USB 3.0, both on the back and via internal header
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There is only one system fan header, and it's located next to the 24-pin connector. .. Really Apparently, Gigabyte didn't realize nearly every case has a fan on the back. .. Luckily, the fan included
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