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Apple iPad mini 4 Review

Score: 7.22/10
Apple iPad Mini 4 (32GB, Wi-Fi, Space Gray)
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Apple iPad mini 4 is an interesting device released a few years ago, equipped with a quite powerful 1500 MHz processor, a huge 7.9 inches multi touch screen, and 2 cameras, an 8 megapixels back camera and a 1.2 mega-pixels front camera. That's everything we have to say? Not at all, it's only the introduction of this extreme review.

This cellphone is equipped with a Apple A8 system chip, packing a good processing unit speeding at 1500 megahertz with a big 2 GB RAM memory. A great advantage of this phone is its astonishing 128 GB internal storage memory and even though it doesn't include a slot for an SD memory card, it it is more than enough to store hundreds of apps and even the largest games available nowadays without thinking about filling it.

Apple is offering the Apple iPad mini 4 in two colors: gray and gold. This device is just 0.24" thick, taking it to the thinnest phone's category. Even though the iPad mini 4 just has 8" long and 5.3 inches wide, it manages to contain a 7.9 inches screen. This phone is much lighter than what you would expect from a cellphone of this size. About its design materials, this phone is built with aluminum.

Apple designed this phone with a high-tech 7.9 inches screen, and a 2048 x 1536 resolution, giving this device an amazing graphic quality. This screen uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, and has multi-touch detection.

This phone features two cameras, an 8 MP back camera and a 1.2 mega-pixels front facing camera. It is capable of capturing videos in 1920x1080 (Full HD) at 30 fps, and HD 1280x720 slow-motion videos at 120 frames per second (4 times slower ). Additionally, the camera features some useful characteristics like auto-focus, digital image stabilization, time lapse video, face detection shooting and geo tagging.

This cellphone comes with a big capacity 5124 mAh non-replaceable battery, enough to provide this phone with an impressive battery life. An issue to take into account is that this device's battery is not replaceable so you can't buy a new battery when it begins losing capacity, though with such a huge battery size you will probably replace this phone before it becomes an issue.

The iPad mini 4 includes wifi capability (and it can be shared with other devices acting as a mobile hotspot), LTE 4G fast connectivity or 3G fast data connection, over HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B and EDGE technologies. This cellphone uses a Nano SIM card for GSM networks and it works with both GSM and CDMA networks.

This phone also comes with some interesting features like Bluetooth, GPS Localization and NFC (Near Field Communication), and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Barometer and Compass.

Apple is offering this cellphone for $ 390, quite the same as other same level cellphones. No matter whether you want a gamer cellphone, need a device to mostly use social networks and internet browsing, want this cellphone to take many pictures or want this phone for work, you will probably be very pleased with this phone.





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Specifications

Device Type:Phone
Brand:Apple
Operating System (OS):iOS 9.x
Dimensions:8.00 x 5.30 x 0.24 inchesMetric20.32 x 13.46 x 0.61 cmImperial
Weight:10.72 ouncesMetric303.91 gImperial
Colors:Gold and Gray
Materials:Aluminum
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2015-09-09
Price:$ 390.00

Display

Screen Type:IPS LCD (16M colors)
Size:7.9 inchesMetric20.1 cmImperial
Resolution:1536 x 2048 pixels
Pixel density:324 pixels per inchMetric127.56 pixels per cmImperial
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch

Hardware

Chipset:Apple A8
Processor:Typhoon ARMv8-A, 64-bit (Single-Core 1500 MHz)
RAM Memory:2 GB
Graphics Processor:PowerVR GX6450
Internal Memory:128 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot

Battery

Removable:No
Capacity:5124 mAh

Camera

Back camera:8 megapixels
    Aperture:f/2.40
Front camera:1.2 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD)
Max slow motion video:1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Digital Image Stabilization, Face Detection Shooting, Geo Tagging, Slow Motion Video (4 times slower) and Time Lapse Video

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes
    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Nano SIM
CDMA Bands:800, 1900
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS Bands:850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 13), 700 (band 17), 700 (band 28), 700 (band 29), 800 (band 18), 800 (band 19), 800 (band 20), 850 (band 5), 850 (band 26), 900 (band 8), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1800 (band 3), 1900 (band 2), 1900 (band 25), 2100 (band 1), 2600 (band 7)
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.2
GPS:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor