iOS 8.1 on iPad mini 2: Impressions & Performance

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Yesterday, as promised, Apple released the iOS 8.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. With the iOS 8.1 release date finally here, we want to take a look at how the iOS 8.1 update is performing on the iPad mini 2, the device formally known as the iPad mini with Retina Display. This is […]

Why the iPad Mini 2 Is Still the Best Deal

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Yesterday, Apple announced and unveiled the iPad mini 3, now equipped with the company’s Touch ID fingerprint sensor and a gold color option. However, the iPad mini 2 is still the better deal. Apple didn’t spend a lot of time talking about the iPad mini 3 (about 30 seconds), and that’s probably because the new tablet […]

iPad Mini 3 vs iPad Mini 2: What’s Different?

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Apple announced and unveiled the iPad mini 3 today as the successor to the 2nd-generation iPad mini (officially dubbed the iPad mini 2 now, but used to be called the iPad mini with Retina display). How do these two tablets compare? The Cupertino-based company didn’t spend a lot of time talking about the iPad mini […]

iPad Mini Drops to $249 as New iPads Launch

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The iPad Air 2 and the iPad mini 3 may have a lot of new hardware features going for them – including better screens and faster processors, but what’ll get holiday shoppers flocking to the Apple Stores in droves has absolutely nothing to do with how better their cameras are or how faster they load […]

LG G Pad 8.3 vs iPad Mini Retina: 5 Key Differences

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When Apple announced the all-new iPad Mini Retina with the same stunning 2048 x 1536 resolution as the larger iPad only in the smaller Mini, quite a few tablet users got excited. Since then only a few Android tablets have hit the shelves offering something as impressive, and other than Google’s own Nexus 7, one […]

Retina iPad Mini Still Backordered at Carrier Stores

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We’ve known that the iPad mini with Retina display would be in limited stock, and even after over a week of being available, you can still only order one from Apple’s website. Carrier versions are available, but carrier stores themselves are still having a hard time getting units of their own to sell, and most […]

Retina iPad Mini Has Inferior Display to iPad Air, but Does It Matter?

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The iPad mini with Retina display is one of the hottest tablets on the market right now, and despite rumors of low supply at the start, Apple’s website still lists the availability as 1-3 business days for lower-capacity models. The quiet launch last week certainly helped the hype from reaching overbearing levels, but that hasn’t […]

iPad mini 2 LTE Arrives at Verizon with $100 Off Option

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The iPad mini 2 with Retina Display is now available at Verizon Wireless giving prospective buyers another retail option and a way to chop some money off the price as the nation’s largest 4G LTE carrier is offering the iPad mini with Retina Display for $430 to those that are willing to buy it with […]

iPad mini with Retina Display Buyers Tips

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Yesterday, signs pointed to a possible iPad mini with Retina Display release happening today in several countries around the world. At the time, the rumor seemed odd given that most people expected a heads up from Apple ahead of the release date. As it turns out, the iPad mini with Retina Display release date is […]

iPad Mini 2 With Retina Display Available at Best Buy Today

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Apple surprised us with an iPad mini 2 release last night and many Apple Stores still do not offer the iPad mini in stock in the U.S., but some Best Buy locations do have select models in stores and others will ship to a store within 3-5 days, which may beat Apple’s estimates. Best Buy […]

Apple Black Friday Deals: iPad Air, iPad mini, iPhone 5s at Target

The iPad Air Black Friday deal at Target joins an iPad mini and other iPad deals.

Apple Black Friday deals are already starting to come together for one retailer which just shared plans to offer the new iPad Air for $120 less than retail after discounts and gift cards. In addition to a big Black Friday iPad Air deal Target is offering $50 off the iPhone 5s with an instant discount […]

No New iPods for 2013 May Push Shoppers to iPhone 5s, iPad Mini 2

There is no new iPod touch for 2013, which makes the iPad mini 2 and iPhone 5s a potential target for some shoppers.

Apple skipped out on new iPods for 2013, which means shoppers may see a few more deals this holiday season and those who want the latest technology for gaming may need to buy an iPad or an iPhone. New iPods were the go to announcement for Apple every fall, but this year Apple announced the […]

iPad Mini with Retina Display Release Date: What Buyers Need to Know

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Another week in the books and another week without an iPad mini with Retina Display release date. Those uninterested in the iPad Air are likely getting antsy given that Apple confirmed the release date for later in November and here, we take a look at everything that buyers need to know as we wait for […]

iPad mini with Retina Display Release: What Buyers Should Expect

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Last month, Apple took the stage in San Francisco and announced a number of new products including two brand new iPads dubbed iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display. And while the iPad Air was released just a few short days ago, the iPad mini with Retina Display, also known as the iPad mini […]

Should I Buy an iPad Air or Wait for iPad mini with Retina?

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On Friday, Nov. 1 Apple will release the first of two iPads, the iPad Air and the iPad mini with Retina display, also called the iPad mini 2. The iPad mini 2 with Retina display will not hit stores till later in November. So, should I buy an iPad Air this week or wait for […]

iPad mini 2 Pre-Orders May Start Friday

iPad mini 2 pre-orders are possible on Friday.

iPad mini 2 pre-orders could start on Friday November 1st when the iPad Air goes on sale. Rumors already point to iPad Air release day pickup options an in a report on 9to5Mac, Mark Gurman notes that unconfirmed chatter in Apple Retail points suggests Apple could start taking orders for the new iPad mini with […]

iPad mini 2 vs Amazon Kindle Fire HDX: 7 Key Differences

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As expected, earlier this week Apple took the stage to announce the all new iPad Air, and iPad mini 2. Nearly a year to the day from when the first mini was announced, Apple’s back with an all-new (inside) iPad mini 2 with Retina Display. While managing to keep the design exactly the same the […]

iPad Mini 2 Release Date Shortages Extremely Likely

The iPad mini 2 release date is in November, and it will likely come with shortages.

The iPad mini 2 release date is set for November when users can buy the new iPad mini with Retina Display from Apple and likely third-party retailers, but don’t expect that it will be easy to find. From the predictions, you might have better luck finding a gold iPhone 5s than buying an iPad mini […]

iPad Air Packs Hidden Feature You’ll Love

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Apple didn’t say anything on stage but it appears that the iPad Air will be coming with changes to their batteries that will bring a fantastic hidden feature to those that invest in the company’s new, full-sized iPad. Yesterday, at an event in San Francisco, Apple announced two brand new iPads in the form of […]