iPad mini is 23% thinner and 53% lighter than the third generation iPad, and it comes with 7.9-inch multitouch IPS touchscreen and 1024×768 resolution.
This tablet also comes with iSight and FaceTime HD cameras, dual-band WiFi, as well as optional 3G and LTE. Speaking of cameras, 5 Megapixel iSight camera features auto focus, face detection, backside illumination sensor, f/2.4 aperture, and Full HD 1080p video recording. As for the 1.2 Megapixel FaceTime camera, it supports BSI sensor, face detection as well as 720p HD video recording.
iPad mini is just 7.2 mm thin, and it weighs 0.68 pounds, and as for the hardware, this tablet is powered by dual-core A5 processor, and just like all the new iOS devices, iPad Mini uses the Lightning connector.
iPad mini is available in black/slate and white/silver color, and iPad mini WiFi costs $329 for 16GB, $429 for 32GB, and $529 for 64GB model. There’s also WiFi+cellular model available from AT&T, Sprint and Verizon priced at $459, $559, $659 for 16GB, 32GB, 64GB models respectively. iPad mini WiFi model will be available on November 2nd, while the cellular model will become available few weeks later.