Apple’s iPad mini 6 is officially released, with the A15 Bionic chip, a larger display, all-screen design, Apple Pencil 2 support, 5G connectivity, Centre Stage, and lots more. Here’s everything you need to know about the new iPhone mini 6.
On Tuesday, September 14, Apple unveiled the new powerful iPad mini 6 – that’s two years after its last major upgrade. The new iPad mini is currently available to pre-order from Apple and has been available in public stores since Friday, September 24. The device features a larger 8.3inch Liquid Retina display and is available in four beautiful finishes – Pink, Starlight, Purple, and Space Grey finishes.
With the featured latest A15 Bionic chip, this latest iPad mini 6 can deliver up to 80% faster functionality than the earlier iPad mini generation. The new iPad mini also comes with the latest USB-C port for faster connectivity, new improved cameras to capture videos and photos, Centre Stage to speak with family, and support for Apple Pencil 2 to jot down ideas.
How Much Does the New iPad Mini 6 Cost?
The starting price for the iPad mini 6 is just AU$749 and the device is available in both Wi-Fi and cellular configurations, 64GB and 256GB versions. The starting price of $749 makes the iPad mini 6 $100 more expensive than the iPad mini 5. Prices are as follows:
|iPad mini 6 (Wi-Fi)||AU$749||AU$979|
|iPad mini 6 (Wi-Fi + Cellular)||AU$979||AU$1209|
There is nothing new as the iPad mini 6 would be retaining the 5124mAh battery capacity found in both the iPad mini 5 and 4 – that’s still a fairly great battery capacity though.
iPad Mini 6 Camera
The iPad Mini 6 comes with amazing and improved cameras. The rear of the new iPad Mini features a 12MP camera, which is a notable update from the 8MP rear camera featured in the iPad mini 5th generation. The rear camera comes with focus pixels and a true tone flash to improve low-light photos. Apple also added the ability to record in 4K to the new iPad mini 6.
The front also features a 12MP ultra-wide camera that features Centre Stage. Centre Stage is an amazing camera feature that helps in keeping users perfectly framed during video calls by selectively zooming and moving around the camera.
Here are some accessories that are compatible with the new iPad Mini 6: Apple Pencil 2 and Slim smart folio covers.
The iPad Mini product package includes a USB-C cable for charging and connections. The iPad mini 6 also supports 5G connectivity to give users access to very fast internet connections.
All these are impressive and massive updates to the previous generations of the iPad Mini, especially in terms of versatility and performance. Let us know in the comment box which new feature fascinates you about the new iPad 6 mini and whether you’ll be upgrading to the new iPad Mini 6 or not.