Based on 6,557 expert and owner reviews, Apple has excellent ratings for its tablets. Apple also has excellent ratings specifically for its A5 processor tablets compared to other brands.
Across all tablets, the iPad Mini is one the fastest selling products currently available according to sales data from Amazon.
1080p Video Recording Modes
The Apple iPad Mini has a 1080p video recording modes which is higher than most tablet computers of this age and type. Most A5 processor tablets that were released around the same time as it have a 720p video recording modes.
This tablet's video recording mode (1080p) is in fact the best video recording mode across all similar spec tablets that were launched around the same time as the iPad Mini.
The worst video recording mode amongst comparable types of tablet is 720p.
Quite High Second Camera Resolution
Across all the tablet computers of this age and spec the second camera resolutions range from 0.3MP to 1.2MP, and the average second camera resolution is 0.78MP. The Apple iPad Mini has a quite high second camera resolution (1.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other similar spec tablet computers that are a comparable age to the iPad Mini.
3 Reasons Against
The iPad Mini is not 4G. Most of the other tablets of this age and type are also not 4G.
If you are looking for a tablet computer that is 4G then you might also want to consider the Apple iPad Mini ($239.95).
Most A5 processor tablets that came out more than two years ago are not 3G. The Apple iPad Mini is no exception to this as it too is not 3G.
Tablet computers which are 3G that might also be worth considering include the Apple iPad Mini ($239.95).
Very Short Continuous Video Playback Time
The average continuous video playback time of comparable spec tablet computers that were released around the same time as the iPad Mini is 7.8h. The Apple iPad Mini has one of the shorter continuous video playback times (only 2.38 hours) amongst tablets of this age.
6 Other reasons to consider the Apple iPad Mini
Released Over Three Years Ago
This Apple tablet was released over three years ago.
Average Processor Frequency
At 1 gigahertz, the iPad Mini has a fairly standard processor frequency compared to most of the other tablet computers that have been around for a comparable time to the iPad Mini.
If you are looking for a faster processor frequency then you might want to consider the Apple iPad Air (1.3GHz).
Average Rear Camera Resolution (numeric)
With a rear camera resolution (numeric) of 5 megapixels, the iPad Mini has a relatively average rear camera resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other tablet computers of a comparable age and type to the iPad Mini.
We compared this tablet computer to all the other 5MP rear camera resolution tablet computers and we think the Apple iPad Mini ($349.99) which has better reviews is also worth considering.
+4 Other reasons
Average Internal Storage Capacity
With an internal storage capacity of 16 gigabytes, the iPad Mini has a pretty standard internal storage capacity compared to most of the other tablets of a comparable type and age to the iPad Mini.
If this tablet computer internal storage capacity is not large enough for you then you might also want to consider the Apple iPad Mini ($349.99) (32GB) which also has a higher rating.
Two Processor Coress
The iPad Mini is a two processor cores tablet computer. That's average compared to the other 16 A5 processor tablets that are a similar age to the iPad Mini that we have assessed the number of processor coress of.
It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 2 processor cores tablets currently available including because of it's better review score, the Apple iPad Mini ($349.99).
Average Display Diagonal
The Apple iPad Mini has a fairly standard display diagonal (7.9 inches) compared to most of the other tablets of a similar age and type to the iPad Mini.
Maximum Internal Memory
Operating System Installed
Safari,iBooks,FaceTime,iTunes Store,App Store,Siri,Photo Booth,Game Center
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