The much awaited iPad Mini was unveiled last Tuesday. The anticipations were really high that this smaller version would have a major impact in tablet world. This smaller tablet boasts features like having 7.9-inch display with 1024 x 768 resolutions, A5 processor, and a 5-megapixel rear-facing camera.ipad-mini-comparison-(c)mashable

The price range will start from $329 for the 16GB Wi-Fi model, so we can easily say that this is the least expensive iPad ever made.

If we talk about “mini” tablets, then iPad Mini is not the first one in the market. So, it means there is competition as well. So where does this Apple Mini Tablet stands in this market? A comprehensive features’ comparison has given below for you.

Apple iPad mini

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7
Nook HD
Google Nexus 7

Galaxy Tab 2 7.0
Screen Size 7.9 inches 7 inches 7 inches 7 inches 7 inches
Resolution 1024 x 768 1,280 x 600 1,440 x 900 1,280 x 800 1,024 x 600
Pixel Density 163 ppi 216 ppi 243 ppi 216 ppi 170 ppi
Weight 10.88 oz 13.9 oz 11.1 oz 12 oz 12.13 oz
Dimensions (WxHxD) 7.8 x 5.3 x .28 inches 7.6 x 5.4 x 0.4 inches 7.65 x 5.0 x 0.43 inches 7.81 x 4.72 x 0.41 inches 7.63 x 4.82 x 0.41 inches
CPU Dual-core Apple A5 Dual-core 1.2GHz ARM Cortex A9 TI OMAP 4470 Quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3, 1200 MHz, ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-core 1GHz
Storage 16GB, 32GB or 64GB, no card slot 16GB or 32GB, no card slot 8GB, 16GB + microSD, 8GB or 16GB, no card slot 8GB, 16GB or 32GB, microSD up to 32GB
Operating System iOS 6 Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean) Android 4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
Battery 10 hours 11 hours 10.5 hours 10 hours Unannounced
Camera 5MP rear, 1.2MP front 1.3MP front-facing none 1.2MP front-facing 3MP rear, VGA front-facing
Networking Dual-band Wi-Fi, LTE Dual-band Wi-Fi Wi-Fi Wi-Fi Wi-Fi, 4G (HSPA+)
Price $329/$459 for 16GB, $429/$559 for 32GB, $529/$659 for 64GB; avail. November 2nd $199 for 16GB ($214 without lock-screen ads), $249 for 32GB ($264 without ads) $199 for 8GB, $229 for 16GB $199 for 8GB, $249 for 16GB $199 for 8GB


Chart by Charlie White – mashable

Published by Mark Brassington

Father and Husband. Works in Corporate Banking. Loves Books, Comics, Cycling, Music, Games, going to the Gym and Writing.

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