iPad Mini 6 launched with biggest upgrade with 5G, new design and A15 Bionic
iPads have always been the most popular tablets in the industry. Their seamless integration with other Apple products, easy-to-use interface, and stable performance have helped them to capture a healthy portion of the market. Among all the iPad lineups iPad Mini has always been the one with a small size but not so small feature list and now the beloved iPad Mini got its biggest update ever. Let’s have a close look into what the iPad Mini 6 has to offer along with its expected price in Nepal.
iPad Mini 6 (2021) Overview
Design and Display
iPad Mini 6 now features a design similar to the Pro line of iPads with smaller bezels, rounded corners, and a flat profile. The iPad Mini 6 features a power button at the top which also doubles up as a touch ID sensor. This makes the display on the Mini a tad bit larger than the previous one, with 8.3-inch IPS LCD display with support for True Tone and P3 color gamut. It’s a laminated display with an anti-reflective coating and can reach to max brightness of upto 500nits. It also supports a 2nd gen Apple pencil, which gets attached to its side for charging and comes with a stereo speaker setup.
iPad Mini 6 shines here too with all new Apple A15 Bionic Chip we get top of the line performance from this small tablet. It is a 5nm Hexa-core SoC with 2 power-efficient cores and 4 powerful cores. Just like this year’s Pro iPhones, we get a 5-core GPU along with a 16-core Neural engine. This is, without doubt, the most powerful device of this form factor and any can outperform any Andorid Tablet in the market at this price point, without breaking a sweat.
The camera’s on tablets are didn’t pay the most attention but this small iPad can record 4K videos upto 60fps and also edit them on the go. iPad Mini 6 features a single 12MP f/1.8 shooter with Autofocus and digital zoom upto 5X. Along with 4K video capturing at 24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps, the iPad Mini can also shoot 1080P slow-motion videos upto 240 fps.
So, this camera setup is more than enough for regular snapping and scanning documents. While on the front we get a 12MP Ultra Wide front camera with 122° field of view and packs software features like Smart HDR 3, center stage, and is placed on landscape mode so, is perfect for your long meeting sessions.
The iPad Mini 6 runs on the latest iteration of iPad OS 15. It packs a 19.4-watt-hour battery which can give up to 10 hours of surﬁng the web on Wi‑Fi or watching videos. The iPad Mini 6 comes with USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C ports which support speed upto 5.1Gb/s, external display, and of course charging. The cellular model of the iPad Mini also supports 5G connectivity.
iPad Mini 6 (2021) Price in Nepal and Availability
iPad Mini 6 starts at $499 for the base 64GB Wifi only variant, while the cellular variant starts at $649. These new iPad Mini 6 are launching soon in Nepal. The expected price of the iPad Mini 6 in Nepal is Rs. 75,000 for Wifi only 64GB variant, while the Cellular variant of the iPad Mini 6 might be priced at Rs. 95,000 in Nepal.