Apple iPad Mini 2 (2013) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Apple iPad Mini 2 (A1490). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Apple iPad Mini 2 tablet.
The Apple iPad Mini 2 (A1490) tablet released in 2013. It is powered by Apple A7 APL0698 chipset, 1 GB of RAM and 16 GB of internal storage.
The Apple iPad Mini 2 runs on iOS 7 out of the box. It comes with a Li-Po 6450 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 7.9 inches IPS display with 2048 x 1536 px resolution. The IPS technology is one of the most leading LCD technologies in the world.
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Apple iPad Mini 2 (A1490) specifications
- iPad Mini 2
- 341 g
- 134.7 x 200 x 7.5 mm
The Apple iPad Mini 2 runs on iOS 7 out of the box, but the iPad Mini 2's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- iOS 7
- Apple A7 APL0698
- Dual-core 1.3 GHz Apple Cyclone
- PowerVR G6430
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 7.9 inches IPS capacitive touch screen with 2048 x 1536 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- 7.9 inches
- 2048 x 1536 px
The tablet's memory (1 GB) cannot be expanded.
- 1 GB
- Internal storage
- 16 GB
- External storage
This tablet has a front camera for selfies and video calling. The main camera of the Apple iPad Mini 2 is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this tablet.
- Front camera
- 1 MP
- Rear camera
- 5 MP
2592 x 1936 px
Apple iPad Mini 2 supports mobile network connection. This tablet is 3G and 4G (LTE) capable. It has Nano SIM (4FF) card slot(s). This tablet has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. This Apple tablet doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
- v4.0, A2DP
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Po 6450 mAh, non-removable battery gives the tablet a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance Lithium-Polymer battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Po 6450 mAh, non-removable
The tablet sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The tablets's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The built-in ambient light sensor in tablet detects the light level in an area and automatically adjusts the screen's brightness.
- Official site
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Apple iPad Mini 2 (A1490) pictures
Apple iPad Mini 2's (A1490) comparisons
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