Together with iPad Air 2, Apple also introduced the third-generation iPad Mini. Unfortunately, according to tech site The Verge is already doing a hands-on, the latest tiny tablet from Apple that does not undergo significant changes compared to the previous generation.
Apple does have added features fingerprint sensor Touch ID and add gold color options on the iPad Mini 3, but beyond that there is practically no striking upgrade specification.
Resolution of the camera for example, the iPad Mini 3 still uses a 5 megapixel iSight camera, exactly the same as what is on the iPad Mini, which was launched two years ago. Apple still equip iPad Mini 3 with A7 processor, not the latest version of the A8 processor. The screen is still the same 7.9-inch Retina Display tech of 2048 x 1536 pixels, with 326 ppi density.
iPad Mini 3 Price
Dieter Bohn, The Verge journalist who does hands on the iPad Mini 3 also found a price of US $ 399 applies to Apple too high. Compare it to the iPad Mini 2 which sold for US $ 299 to US $ 100 difference too expensive if only for additional features Touch ID.
In addition, according to Bohn the announcement of the iPad Mini 3 somewhat forced and simply presented as a companion iPad Air 2. Apple’s Senior VP of Marketing, Phil Schiller who served to introduce two new variants of the iPad even considered less enthusiastic when introducing the iPad Mini 3. Various features and technologies iPad mini 3 just described glance, unlike the iPad Air 2 described in detail.