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Apple iPad mini 2

64 GB
A1490, A1491, A1489
Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation Apple iPad mini 2
Global Score
6.257.71
Basic Information
AppleApple
iOS 7.x, 6.1, 6iOS 8.x, 7.x
2012-09-122013-10-22
4.86 x 2.31 x 0.24 inches7.87 x 5.30 x 0.30 inches
3.10 ounces12.03 ounces
Black and WhiteBlack, Gray and White
--Aluminium
$ 240.00 at Amazon$ 250.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches7.9 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 2048 x 1536 pixels
IPS LCDIPS LCD
326 pixels per inch324 pixels per inch
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.27.4
Performance
Apple A5 chipsetApple A7 chipset
ARM Cortex-A9 (Dual-Core 1000 MHz) processor64-bit Cyclone (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor
512 MB RAM1 GB RAM
PowerVR SGX543 MP2 (Dual-Core 200 MHz) GPUPowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPU
7.298.55
Storage
32 GB internal memory64 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
3.34.4
Camera
5.00 MP + 1.20 MP5.00 MP + 1.20 MP
f/2.40 aperturef/2.40 aperture
--33.00mm focal length
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution
6.826.49
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
--Mobile Hotspot
--LTE (4G), HSPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA
--Nano SIM
3.28.8
Battery Life
1030mAh Li-Ion Battery6471mAh Li-Polymer Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
3.365.92
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
--GPS
Accelerometer and GyroscopeAccelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope and Light Sensor

Comparisson review

IPad mini 2 is a lot better than the Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation, getting a overall score of 7.71 against 6.25. The iPad mini 2 is a newer device than the Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation, but it is much thicker and notably heavier. These tablets use iOS OS (operating system), but iPad mini 2 has a newer 8.x version while Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation has iOS 7.x.

The iPad mini 2 has a better performing processing unit than iPod Touch 5th Generation, and although they both have a Dual-Core processing unit, the iPad mini 2 also has a much better GPU running at 600 megahertz, a higher amount of RAM memory and a 64-bits processing unit. The iPad mini 2 features a bit better looking screen than iPod Touch 5th Generation, because although it has a little less pixels per inch of display, it also counts with a way better resolution of 1536 x 2048 pixels and a much larger screen.

The Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation has a little bit better camera than iPad mini 2. Both of them have the same diafragm aperture, the same video frame rate, the same (Full HD) video definition and a back facing camera with a 5 megapixels resolution. The iPad mini 2 counts with a very superior memory to install applications and games or saving photos and videos than Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation, because it has more internal storage.

IPad mini 2 features a superior battery duration than Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation, because it has a 528% bigger battery capacity.

IPad mini 2 costs a little more than Apple iPod Touch 5th Generation, but you can get a much better tablet for that extra dollars.