Product code: 86050404
Fast and powerful, the iPad mini 4 makes multitasking easy, packs two amazing cameras and includes all of your favourite features from previous iPad, including TouchID. Redesigned to get the most out of a small package, iPad mini 4 with iOS 9 is minimal in the biggest way possible.
Never left behind
iPad mini is small. It's light. And it looks amazing. It's been crafted to be thinner and lighter than ever before, without compromising on strength thanks to its durable aluminium unibody that will last for years. There's no reason not to take it on your next adventure
Apps on top of apps
With hundreds of thousands of apps available on the app store, you can do almost anything you want on iPad mini 4. Plus, with Slide Over, Split View and Picture in Picture modes, iPad mini 4 will let you access one app without closing another. Swipe from the side to quickly view one app without closing the one you're already running with Slide Over. Go a step further and run two apps side by side with Split View. Or make FaceTime calls or watch a video while using another app with Picture in Picture. mini 4 will help you be more productive.
The A8 chip powers iPad mini 4. It'll let you harness iPad mini 4's incredible capabilities on the go, delivering speed and responsiveness and remarkable graphics to rival many personal computers and games consoles.
The M8 motion coprocessor works with the A8 to ensure efficiency. It continuously measures data from the accelerometer, gyroscope and compass, helping to preserve power and maintain a battery life that will last for up to 10 hours.
Two cameras, brilliant images
Take incredible photos and videos with the amazing iSight and FaceTime HD cameras. The iSight camera features an 8 megapixel sensor that can capture high resolution photos and videos in Full HD 1080p. An improved image processor is better at detecting faces and keeping them in focus, as well as reducing noise to ensure cleaner, sharper images.
The front-facing FaceTime HD camera is great for online video chats, with a next-generation backside illuminated sensor with larger pixels helping to brighten your calls and selfies, even in low-light. Meanwhile, dual microphones that work intelligently to reduce excess noise and collect more of the sounds that matter, and you’ll find video calls on iPad mini 4 sound as natural as talking to the person next to you.
The astonishing 7.9-inch Retina display comprises of 3.1 million pixels at a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels, displaying incredible detail in your photos and videos and ensuring that text looks sharp and well defined.
Taking security seriously
iPad mini 4 features an unprecedented level of security thanks to Touch ID. Touch ID lets you use your fingerprint as your password, letting you unlock your iPad or make secure purchases on the App Store, iTunes and iBooks. Your fingerprint information stays on your iPad- it’s not shared with anyone, even Apple, helping to ensure that your personal information remains private.
iOs 9 has been enhanced to make it more essential than ever. Get smarter suggestions from Siri, Be more productive with multitasking features and enjoy enhanced performance and security thanks to improvements to the very foundation of iOS. It comes with powerful apps already installed that make every day easier, while existing features, like QuickType, have been enhanced to help you say what you want quicker and easier than ever.
It's really easy to set things up, with the Move to iOS app, which securely transfers your contacts, message history, camera photos and videos, web bookmarks, mail accounts, calendars, wallpaper, and DRM-free songs and books from an Android device. It'll even suggest you download any free apps you were using on your old device.
Apps: Made for iPad
iOS 9 opens the door for enhancements to apps that feel natural, making change a breeze to get used to. Tap an event or phone number in Mail to add it to your calendar or contacts. Find bookmarks, reading lists and shared links more easily with the sidebar. Existing apps have been enhanced, while apps, like Photos, make it easier than ever to access, organise and interact with your favourite tools.
There are hundreds of thousands of app available for download from the App store that cover everything from gaming and productivity to home improvement and cooking. There are apps to make amazing movies from your video clips and bring your photos to life. Apps that work with technology available to help you map out the stars, improve your sporting skills and scan paper documents for saving sending and editing.
Browse, stream and download faster
iPad mini 4 features 802.11ac Wi-Fi and MIMO support, giving you faster than ever wireless speeds, so you can browse, share, stream and download at a pace.
Additional information: manufacturers often update their Operating System (OS) software over the course of a device’s lifespan – this means that your product might ship with a more advanced OS than specified.
- Accessories Included
- USB to lightning adaptor, USB plug
- Audio Quality
Different manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience
- Integrated speakers
- Battery life
How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
- Up to 10 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled
Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- Yes - 4.0
- CD/DVD/Blu-ray Drive
Whether this machine can play/burn Blu-ray discs, DVDs or CDs.
- Camera (front-facing)
Used for making video calls
- 1.2 megapixel FaceTime Camera
- Camera (rear-facing)
A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- 8 megapixel iSight Camera
- Computer Support Helpline
Computer Support Helpline
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- Free 90 day computer support
- H203.2 x W134.8 x D6.1 mm
- LED-backlit multi-touch Retina display with IPS technology and antireflective coating
- Ethernet Port
Allows a connection to a router via a cable (available separately).
- Graphics card type
Graphics card type
A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
- Hard drive
Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
- Internal Storage
- Location Services
- Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
- Memory (RAM)
Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask.
- Memory Card Slots
Memory Card Slots
A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
- Model name / number
- iPad mini 4 128GB Wi-Fi Space Grey
- NFC enabled
Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
- Operating System Filter
- Operating system
Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Apple iOS 9
- Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
The resolution of an image within a certain space. The more pixels per inch, the higher the detail on the screen.
- 326 PPI
Ports used to connect other devices, for example USB to connect peripherals or HDMI to connect to a high definition display.
- Apple Lightning Port
The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
- Dual-core Apple A8 with 64-bit architecture and M8 motion coprocessor
- Processor Type
Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet.
- Apple A8
- Processor speed
Determines how quickly programmes run. Processors with 'Turbo Boost' can enhance their performance to deal with more demanding tasks.
- iPad mini 4
- SIM Card Type
SIM Card Type
The size of SIM card required
- Wi-Fi Only
- Screen Resolution
Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 2048 x 1536 pixels
- Screen Size
- 7.1" to 9"
- Screen finish
A matte screen is easier to view in bright light. Gloss screens can provide more vivid colours.
- Screen size
- Screen sizes (Laptops)
- Up to 10"
- Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, compass, gyroscope
- Touch Screen
- Voice Recognition
Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
- Yes- Siri
- Wi-Fi only
- Wireless Display
Wireless Display technology can be used to present your device's display on a compatible TV or display without using wires.
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11a/b/g/n/ac; dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
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