New Delhi: Here is good news for Apple fanboys in India. The recently launched iPad Mini is now available on the e-commerce site Tradus.com. This smaller iPad is available in 3 versions - 16GB, 32GB and 64GB, which are priced at Rs 26,990, Rs 34,990 and Rs 43,490, respectively; prices include all taxes. All three versions available on Tradus.com are WiFi only models.
However, the company has not yet said as to when the device will be officially launched in India. With a screen measuring 7.9 inches on the diagonal, the iPad Mini is about half the size of the regular iPad. It's slightly larger than the 7-inch tablets from Amazon.com Inc. and Google Inc. The regular iPad is 9.7 inches. With a 7.9-inch screen, the iPad Mini is said to be perfectly sized.
The new iPad Mini is 23 per cent thinner and 53 per cent lighter than the third generation iPad. The new iPad mini features FaceTime HD and iSight cameras. It is claimed to offer up to 10 hours of battery life.
The iPad Mini comes in 7.2 mm thin and weighs 0.68 pounds. The dual-core A5 chip is said to deliver responsive graphics and a fast, fluid Multi-Touch experience. The iPad mini features a front-facing FaceTime HD camera and a 5 megapixel iSight camera on the back with advanced optics for taking still pictures and recording full 1080p HD video.
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