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iPad mini

Capacity and Price1

Wi-Fi

16GB
$499
32GB
$599
64GB
$699
128GB
$799

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
$629
32GB
$729
64GB
$829
128GB
$929
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Wi-Fi

16GB
$399

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
$529
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Wi-Fi

16GB
$399
32GB
$499
64GB
$599
128GB
$699

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
$529
32GB
$629
64GB
$729
128GB
$829
Buy now

Wi-Fi

16GB
$299

Wi-Fi + Cellular

16GB
$429
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Display

Retina display
  • 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
  • 2048-by-1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Retina display
  • 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
  • 2048-by-1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
Retina display
  • 7.9-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
  • 2048-by-1536 resolution at 326 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
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  • 7.9-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
  • 1024-by-768 resolution at 163 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating

Dimensions and Weight2

  • Height:
    9.4 inches (240 mm)
  • Width:
    6.6 inches (169.5 mm)
  • Depth:
    0.29 inch (7.5 mm)
  • Weight (Wi-Fi):
    1 pound (469 g)
  • Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
    1.05 pounds (478 g)
  • Height:
    9.5 inches (241.2 mm)
  • Width:
    7.31 inches (185.7 mm)
  • Depth:
    0.37 inch (9.4 mm)
  • Weight (Wi-Fi):
    1.44 pounds (652 g)
  • Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
    1.46 pounds (662 g)
  • Height:
    7.87 inches (200 mm)
  • Width:
    5.3 inches (134.7 mm)
  • Depth:
    0.29 inch (7.5 mm)
  • Weight (Wi‑Fi):
    0.73 pound (331 g)
  • Weight (Wi-Fi + Cellular):
    0.75 pound (341 g)
  • Height:
    7.87 inches (200 mm)
  • Width:
    5.3 inches (134.7 mm)
  • Depth:
    0.28 inch (7.2 mm)
  • Weight (Wi‑Fi):
    0.68 pound (308 g)
  • Weight (Wi‑Fi + Cellular):
    0.69 pound (312 g)

Chip

A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor

Dual-core A6X chip
with quad-core graphics

A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor

Dual-core 
A5 chip

Cameras

FaceTime HD camera
  • 1.2MP photos
  • 720p HD video
  • FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi or cellular3
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
iSight camera
  • 5MP photos
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • Five-element lens
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • HDR photos
FaceTime HD camera
  • 1.2MP photos
  • 720p HD video
  • FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi or cellular3
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
iSight camera
  • 5MP photos
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • Five-element lens
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • HDR photos
FaceTime HD camera
  • 1.2MP photos
  • 720p HD video
  • FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi or cellular3
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
iSight camera
  • 5MP photos
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • Five-element lens
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • HDR photos
FaceTime HD camera
  • 1.2MP photos
  • 720p HD video
  • FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi or cellular3
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
iSight camera
  • 5MP photos
  • Autofocus
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • Five-element lens
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • HDR photos

Video Recording

1080p HD video recording
  • Tap to focus while recording
  • Video stabilization
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • 3x video zoom
1080p HD video recording
  • Tap to focus while recording
  • Video stabilization
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
1080p HD video recording
  • Tap to focus while recording
  • Video stabilization
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination
  • 3x video zoom
1080p HD video recording
  • Tap to focus while recording
  • Video stabilization
  • Face detection
  • Backside illumination

Carriers

For iPad Air: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon For iPad with Retina display: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon For iPad mini with Retina display: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon For iPad mini: AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon

Cellular and Wireless

Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
Wi-Fi + Cellular
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • GSM/EDGE
  • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5
Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
Wi-Fi + Cellular (AT&T or T-Mobile)
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • GSM/EDGE
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5
Wi-Fi + Cellular (Verizon or Sprint)
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B
  • GSM/EDGE
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5
Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
Wi-Fi + Cellular
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • GSM/EDGE
  • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5
Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
Wi-Fi + Cellular (AT&T or T-Mobile)
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • GSM/EDGE
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5
Wi-Fi + Cellular (Verizon or Sprint)
  • Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz)
  • Bluetooth 4.0 technology
  • CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B
  • GSM/EDGE
  • UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/
    DC-HSDPA
  • LTE4
  • Data only5

SIM Card

Nano-SIM Micro-SIM Nano-SIM Nano-SIM

Connector

Lightning

Lightning

Lightning

Lightning

Battery Life6

  • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
  • Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network
  • Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
  • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
  • Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network
  • Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
  • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
  • Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network
  • Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
  • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
  • Up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network
  • Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system

Adapter and Cable

  • 12W USB Power Adapter
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • 12W USB Power Adapter
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • 10W USB Power Adapter
  • Lightning to USB Cable
  • 5W USB Power Adapter
  • Lightning to USB Cable

Intelligent Assistant7

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more.

Siri

Use your voice to send messages, set reminders, and more.

  1. 1GB = 1 billion bytes; actual formatted capacity less. Cellular data plan is sold separately.
  2. Size and weight vary by configuration and manufacturing process.
  3. FaceTime calling requires a FaceTime-enabled device for the caller and recipient and a Wi-Fi connection. Availability over a cellular network depends on carrier policies; data charges may apply.
  4. Data plan required. LTE is available in select markets and through select carriers. Speeds will vary based on site conditions. For details on LTE support, contact your carrier and see www.apple.com/ipad/LTE.
  5. Cellular data plan is sold separately. The model you purchase is configured to work with a particular cellular network technology. Check with your carrier for compatibility and cellular data plan availability.
  6. Battery life varies by use and configuration; see www.apple.com/batteries for more information.
  7. Siri may not be available in all languages or all areas, and features may vary by area. Internet access required. Cellular data charges may apply.
  • Some features may not be available for all countries or all areas. Click here to see complete list.
  • Application and service availability and pricing are subject to change.