Apple fanboys in India pull up your sleeves! As the tablet showdown is about to begin in the nation. The country went crazy when Apple released its sixth generation iPhone 5 recently. Now it seems that the Cupertino based tech titan is all set to release iPad Mini and iPad 4 in India, as soon as tomorrow, that is, December 7, 2012 and that too at not so unaffordable price as compared to other pricey Apple devices available in India right now.
Well, the news has come to Gizbot from an inside source from Saholic, an online retailer site, that both Apple tablets - iPad Mini and iPad 4 will be available for purchase in India from December 7. Concerning the price points, 16GB Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi+3G variants of iPad Mini will be priced at Rs 21,900 and Rs 29,900 respectively.
When it comes to the other variants of iPad Mini, there is no information for the time being and it will be updated on the retailer site on Friday. However, going by earlier reports, Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi+3G 32GB iPad Mini are speculated to be priced at Rs 27,900 and Rs 35,900 and Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+3G 64GB iPad Mini will be priced at Rs 33,900 and Rs 41,900 respectively.
As far as iPad 4 price range is concerned, the tablet with Retina Display is claimed to be priced at Rs 31,900 and Rs 39,900 for 16GB Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular, Rs 37,900 and Rs 45,900 for 32GB Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular and Rs 43,900 and Rs 51,900 for 64GB Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular models respectively.
Detailing on the specs, iPad Mini packs a 7.9 inch LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display with 1024 x 768 pixel resolution, 1GHz dual core Apple A5 processor, PowerVR GPU, 5MP iSight rear camera, 1.2MP front camera for video calling, iOS 6, 16GB/32GB/64GB internal storage, 512MB RAM, Lightning port, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a 16.3 Whr Li-Po battery delivering up to 10 hours backup.
When it comes iPad 4, the tablet features a 9.7 inch LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology with 2048 x 1536 pixel resolution with the Retina Display technology, Apple A6X processor, iOS 6 operating system, 5MP iSight rear camera, 1.2MP FaceTime HD camera for video calling, 16GB/32GB/64GB internal storage, 512MB RAM, Lightning port, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth and a 42.5 Whr Li-ion battery, both offering about 10 hours of backup.