iPad Mini (1st generation)
The first generation iPad Mini (sold as iPad mini) is a tablet computer that is made and sold by Apple Inc. It is the first of the iPad Mini line of mini tablet computers. It has a screen size of 7.9 inches, compared to the 9.7 inch screen on a regular iPad. It was released on November 2, 2012. It received many good reviews, with reviewers talking about the device's size, design, and the number of applications that are available.
Black iPad Mini
|Product family||iPad Mini|
|Release date||November 2, 2012|
|Discontinued||July 19, 2015|
|Operating system||Original: iOS 6.0|
Last: iOS 9.3.6, released July 22, 2019 (cellular models only)
|System-on-chip used||Apple A5 2nd Generation (32nm)|
|CPU||1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex-A9|
|Memory||512 MB DDR2 RAM|
|Storage||16, 32, or 64 GB flash memory|
|Display||7.9-inch (200.66 mm) diagonal LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology|
1024 × 768 px at 163 PPI 4:3 aspect ratio
|Input||Multi-touch screen, headset controls, proximity and ambient light sensors, 3-axis accelerometer, gyroscope, digital compass|
|Camera||Front-facing 1.2MP and rear-facing 5MP|
|Power||Built-in rechargeable 4440mAh Li-Po battery|
16.3 W⋅h (59 kJ), 10hr life
|Online services||iTunes Store, App Store, iBookstore, Game Center, iCloud|
|Dimensions||200 mm × 134.7 mm × 7.2 mm (7.87 in × 5.30 in × 0.28 in)|
|Mass||Wi-Fi: 308 g (0.68 lb)|
Wi-Fi + Cellular: 312 g (0.69 lb)
|Successor||iPad Mini (2nd generation)|
It was succeeded by the second generation iPad Mini in 2013. The first generation iPad Mini is no longer being sold. The first generation iPad mini was discontinued in 2015.
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