Apple has simultaneously renewed their iPad tablets , the ‘big’ model with 9.7-inch and 7.9-inch iPad mini with screen. Most notable is now between the iPad Air and iPad mini there is no difference the size of the screen . Size and weight and price vary, but everything else, processor and memory capacity, screen resolution, connectivity or storage capacity is equal in both models. This means above all that the iPad mini is far superior to its predecessor to ‘jump’ the equivalent of two generations to catch up to the iPad ‘big’. ‘s iPad mini to receive the long-awaited Retina display high resolution , highly demanded feature but sacrificed in the previous generation. A mini iPad with Retina display had been rumored for some time, even after the Google Nexus 7 September estrenase screen comparable in terms of sharpness.So, unlike the previous mini iPad, the new iPad model mini renounces nothing compared to the iPad, but it’s a third smaller. Yet can run all the applications that exist for iPad, also the most complex and sophisticated games to be just as powerful and have the same screen resolution that large model. Even mini iPad screen is somewhat sharper as it contains the same number of pixels (approximately 3.2 million) in a smaller area.
How to choose?
Considering the above, the choice between an iPad Air or iPad mini is reduced to the question of size , which does not necessarily mean it is now easier to choose between one or the other. For example, if the intention is to use the iPad by way ofhome computer to surf the web, edit and view photos or video is made with camera, e-mail address and use applications and games, without any doubt the iPad Air is the best choice . Its screen is significantly larger, which makes it more versatile and convenient to operate. For the same reason the iPad Air is also more ‘for all ages’. The items displayed are larger and easier to hit them with your finger and see them, which particularly benefits young children . Also in the Air iPad easier reading texts, which thank people older or less used to read on screen. ‘s iPad Air is also more appropriate if it is to be used as a substitute for a laptop occasionally with or without keyboard external.If instead the iPad traveling companion is a laptop then that is loaded every gram counts.That the iPad mini shows its advantages is smaller and weighs 140 grams less than the iPad Air , although barely noticeable hand the difference and even the iPad mini seems heavier. But 140 grams is the weight of a smartphone typical. ‘s iPad mini shows all his virtues when used, rather than as a replacement for a laptop, in addition, similar to the old PDA (digital assistants) primarily for management tasks and contacts, email and the consultation and reading documents.
iPad mini as ebook reader
The iPad can serve as mini e-book reader , but considering it’s something heavier than an e-book reader and also more expensive. Two or three times heavier and more expensive two to three times compared to for example the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is the best ebook reader. But the iPad mini is more versatile, but the screen has more glare and less visibility under the sun. To change the number of publications and books available for iPad is much higher, as it includes all available on Amazon through the Kindle app for iPad.
The cheapest iPad mini costs about 90 euros less than the equivalent iPad Air .It’s a respectable amount but should not be the sole justification for the choice of one or the other.’s Total outlay requires ensuring that the chosen model fits really to taste and purpose of use but in case of doubt, those 90 euros difference may be helpful to decide: are equivalent to something like a hundred applications, games and publications which fill the iPad. The diversity and quality of content are available to After iPad the greatest virtue, regardless of size.