iPad Mini 2 FAQ: Your Questions Answered

Apple's iPad Air & iPad Mini 2 Reveal - iPad Air FAQ | iPad Mini 2 FAQ | Five Fascinating Facts From The Event


Apple didn't just announce the new iPad Air at its showcase event in San Francisco today, there's also a new iPad Mini on the way. Here's everything you need to know about the second edition of this pocket-sized device.


What is the name of the new iPad Mini?

The new iPad Mini is simply called the iPad Mini 2

How much does the iPad Mini 2 cost?

The new iPad Mini WiFi version costs $399. The cell version costs $529.

When will the iPad Mini 2 be released?

The new iPad Mini will be released towards the end of November. Exact dates have not been revealed by Apple at the time of publication.

Does the iPad Mini 2 have a Retina screen?

Yes, and the dimensions are 2048 x 1536.

How long does the iPad Mini 2 battery last?

The battery life of the iPad Mini 2 is approximately 10 hours.

What processor is used in the iPad Mini 2?

The iPad Mini 2 features the 64 bit A7 chip featured in the iPhone 5S. The CPU is 4x faster than in the previous device, while graphics performance is estimated to be 8x faster.

How much storage does the iPad Mini 2 have?

The iPad Mini 2 has a storage capacity of 16GB at launch.

Where can I buy the iPad Mini 2?

The iPad Mini 2 will be available to purchase from Apple stores globally when the hardware is released.

Will the new iPad Mini 2 include Apple's Touch ID fingerprint system?

Apple has not yet confirmed whether the iPad Mini 2 will include the Touch ID system

Which color options are available for the iPad Mini 2?

The iPad Mini 2 will be available in a Silver/White and a Gray/Black edition.


Apple's iPad Air & iPad Mini 2 Reveal - iPad Air FAQ | iPad Mini 2 FAQ | Five Fascinating Facts From The Event