Apple Inc has launched couple of new devices including the iPad Air and iPad Mini tablets. The iPad Mini with retina display is priced starting from $399 and the lightest and thinnest – iPad Air starts from $499.

Apple iPad Air

Its light, its thin, thickness is 7.5mm and weight is 458 grams. iPad Air is powered by 64 bit Apple A7 processor coupled with M7 motion co-processor. The Air is available for a price of $499 for the Wi-Fi version with 16GB storage.

The screen with retina display is 9.7 inches supporting resolution of 2148×1536 pixels. Key features are 5MP iSight camera that can record full HD videos, dual mics for noise cancellation and dual Wi-Fi antennas. This iPad will be available in Nov 2013.

Light Apple iPad Air

Apple iPad Mini

if you may recall Apple had launched the iPad Mini, but this one is little different it comes with Retina display plus A7 processor upgrade. The iPad mini is priced starting from $399. It comes with 7.9 inch screen with retina display supporting 2048×1536 pixels resolution.

The new Apple iPad Mini

iPad Mini is powered by 64 bit A7 processor. This is much faster than its predecessor the iPad mini that came with A5 chipset. Other features are Wi-Fi, 4G support (on selected models), 5MP iSight camera with FHD video recording and 10 hours battery backup.

We do not know when the Apple iPad Air and the Apple iPad Mini will be released in India and its official price tag.

By Rajeev Rana

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