iPad Mini 5: iPad Mini 5 is currently in the hype among Apple fans. The product was expected to be released during September 2016, as it’s the previous model iPad Mini 4, was marketized in the same month of 2015. This launch was a month earlier than the scheduled one.As the expected iPad Mini 5 was not released in the recently held Apple’s event of September, Fans of Apple product are expecting that to be launched lately in March 2017.
There is a reason to gave such an expectation from Apple. Here is a brief rumor of Apple iPad Mini 5 Release Date, Specs, and Features.
Apple iPad Mini 5 Full Specifications & Features:
|Specifications||iPad mini 5 Features|
|Camera Features||Flash Feature introduced, Front Camera with Retina flash|
|Camera – Rear||8 Megapixels|
|Camera – Front||1.2 Megapixels|
D Touch, a pressure-sensitive technology, ingerprint sensor,
No headphone jack.
|Operating System||iOS 10 Latest Version.|
|RAM||4 GB RAM|
|Release Date||March 2017|
|Price||$390 – $610 USD|
|Colors||Black, gold, and white|
|Screen Display||7.9″ Retina IPS Display, 3D Touch|
Most of the specs of iPad Mini 5 remained same as the previous model. While some of the feature are likely to be reduced from the device. No headphone is expected in the device as iPhone 7 loses the common 3.5mm headphone port.
Positively, Apple’s iPad Mini 5 perhaps protected within an aluminium (7000- series) cover. The sabe body protection was used in the iPhone 6s and is a convenient material for making the device more durable and thinner.
Fingerprint scanner for TouchID is likely to be remaining the same as earlier iPad Mini model.
iPad Mini will be appearing with the same design and look as the Pad Mini 4. The color of device is likely to be introducing Rose Gold.
iPad Mini 5 is Expected Release Date :
If we analyze the past few years, Apple has been following an event pattern for releasing their product. This year 2016, they have been following the same releasing event pattern.
As per seen in the last two years, App had their First launching event in March, the Second event in June (WWDC Developers Conference), and the Third in September.
Similarly, this year, Apple introduced us with iPad Pro 9.7 and iPhone SE during the March, Software Update was announced in the WWDC of June. But, iPad Mini 5 was missing fro the bunch of products during September event.
So, as I have mentioned earlier, following the Apple’s event pattern, iPad Mini 5 is likely to be launched in the upcoming event of March 2017.
Price : How Much The iPad Mini May Cost You?
To predict the possible price of future product, we have to look back to the previous and current model’s price rate. As well as the Apple’s usual behaviour on marking price rate to be observed.
Apple has been noticed to keep their iPad mini price rate at the same scale to capture the market with larger area. They are also been witnessed for reducing the previous model price rate when the sale ofnew model goes up.
Keeping in mind of 2015’s Apple iPad Mini 4 price rate and the 16GB version, we can predict the price of future iPad Mini 5 as follows.
The next iPad Mini is expected to be repalcing the 16GB version with 32GB. So, price can varry with this feature.
- iPad Mini 5 with 32GB WiFi – $390
- iPad Mini 5 with 32GB WiFi + 4G – $512
- iPad Mini 5 with 64GB WiFi – $488
- iPad Mini 5 with 64GB WiFi + 4G -$610
This is what we are expecting according to the stoarge space variation. We are also expecting surprises from Apple.
New Features Coming with iPad Mini 5?
These are not at the peek of assurance, but least we can expect these:
3D Touch: The Giant Tech hub Apple has alreaddy introduced 3D touch feature through iPhone 6s Plus and iPhone 6s. It was expected that the same feature would be seen in the iPad mmini line-up within 2016. However, iPad Mini 5 haven’t out in the 2016, so the next release of iPad mini 5 may surprise us in 3D.
Pre-loaded iOS 10: A new iOS version is developed in and released with iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 7. So, it is very much possible that the same version of Apple Operating Sysytem (iOS 10) can come handy with iPad Mini 5.
Water Resistance by IP68 Protection: The iPhone 7 is out with water resistance feature. So, expecting a IP protection in the iPad Mini 5 is not any unearthly.
Conclusion – iPad mini 5 :
All these iPad Mini 5 Specification, Release Date, Price, Features are based on the previous iPad model observation and rumors heard so far. So, we can not assure anything until Apple officially introduces the product. so stay tuned you will be getting Latest updates, when this ipad mini 5 released in the market.