New Apple iPad Mini (2021 - 6th Gen.) Price, Specs, and Features In Muscat, Oman.
The new Apple iPad Mini has arrived. Have you checked it out? It looks stunning, is faster, and has a decent price tag too.
The iPad Mini 6th generation was launched at Apple’s Fall 2021 event. This latest offering from Apple managed to steal the show with its All-Screen Design and the range of up to four gorgeous colors that are being offered.
The iPad Mini 2021’s smoother graphics, A15 Bionic Chip, and Neural Engine make it a super-star of the Apple iPad mini-series. It also offers iPad mini features such as Superfast 5G and support for Apple Pencil (2nd Generation). So, if you have been contemplating an upgrade, you most definitely will not be disappointed.
iPad Mini 6th Generation Vs. 5th Generation: What Your Choice?
Let’s do a quick take on the iPad mini 6th Gen vs. iPad mini 5th Gen, so you can understand what’s better in the 6th generation.
The iPad Mini 6th generation has an 8.3-inch liquid retina display whereas the 5th generation has a 7.9-inch retina display.
The 6th generation weighs less at 293 grams (0.65 pounds) as opposed to the 5th generation's 300.5 grams (0.66 pounds).
Apple has fitted the 6th generation with an A15 Bionic chip with Neural Engine. The 5th generation iPad Mini has an A12 Bionic chip. This upgrade results in a faster CPU and faster graphics.
The iPad Mini 2021, has a 12 MP wide camera that beats the 5th generation's 7 MP camera by leaps and bounds.
The iPad Mini 6th generation is 5G capable, whereas the 5th generation wasn’t. Furthermore, the latest generation has a USB-C connector - a considerable upgrade on the 5th generation's lightning connectors.
What Makes The iPad Mini 6th Generation Better Than Its Predecessor?
The Apple iPad Mini is a stunner, and so were all its predecessors. So what makes the iPad Mini 6th generation a better option? Well, here are some specs that are bound to impress you.
- Powerful A15 Bionic Chip.
- Superfast 5G , Wi-Fi 6 and USB-C.
- 12 MP, Wide Camera.
- New All-Screen Design with a Liquid Retina Display.
- Now in 4 Gorgeous Colors.
- Apple Pencil (2nd Generation), Touch ID, and Faster Graphics.
Choosing The Best iPad Mini (2021 6th Gen): Price comparison
The iPad Mini 6th generation has two variants in terms of storage - 64 GB and 256 GB. It also has two options in connectivity: Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi + Cellular. The iPad Mini's price in Dubai varies according to what you choose. Here’s a quick table that will help you gauge the iPad Mini's price in the Oman.
iPad Mini Wi-Fi
iPad Mini Wi-Fi + Cellular
Apple iPad Mini (2021 6th Gen) vs. iPad 10.2 (2021 9th Gen)
The iPad 10.2 2021 is in a different league altogether. If you compare it with the iPad Mini 6th generation, you will find that the New iPad 10.2 is of course bigger with its 10.2-inch display. But then it is an iPad after all. The iPad 10.2 is actually the iPad 9th generation. It has an A13 bionic chip as opposed to the A15 in the iPad Mini 6th Generation.
The iPad 9th Generation has an 8 MP camera and the iPad Mini 6th generation has a 12 MP ultra-wide front camera. In terms of connectivity, the 6th generation iPad Mini is 5G capable with a USB-C connector while the iPad 9th generation is 4G capable and has a lightning connector. Want more? The iPad 9th generation works with a Smart keyboard while the latest iPad Mini works with a Bluetooth keyboard.
Mega power. Mini sized.
All-screen design with Liquid Retina display. Powerful A15 Bionic chip. Superfast 5G.◊ Now in four beautiful colors. Go from inspiration to creation, anytime, anywhere.
Design and Display
All-screen design. Stunning all around.
Gorgeous all-screen design with an 8.3-inch Liquid Retina display that fits in the palm of your hand.◊ And Apple Pencil now attaches magnetically to the side, ready for all those spur-of-the-moment moments.◊
Small is the new powerful.
Faster performance. The new A15 Bionic chip and all-day battery life let you work, create, and play wherever life takes you.◊ Edit photos and videos, play graphics-intensive games, and experience unreal AR.
Upload. Download. On the road.
Stay connected with superfast 5G, Wi-Fi 6, and USB-C. So you can stream, game, and collaborate from just about anywhere.◊
Ultra Wide camera. Ultrafun possibilities.
Enjoy more natural video calls with the 12MP Ultra Wide front camera and Center Stage. Shoot vivid photos, record 4K video, or scan a document with the 12MP Wide back camera.
Apple Pencil. Smart Folio. Everyday essentials.
iPad mini now supports the second-generation Apple Pencil, which attaches magnetically and charges wirelessly. And a colorful Smart Folio protects iPad mini and folds into a stand.◊
iPadOS and Apps
Work wonders with ease.
iPadOS is powerful and easy to use right out of the box. And with over a million apps on the App Store designed just for iPad, you’ll find the right app for anything you want to do.◊
There’s nothing quite like iPad.
Easy to use
iPad lets you do everything in powerful yet simple ways on the large Multi-Touch display.
Run apps like Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, and graphics-intensive games.◊ iPad is ready for anything.
Remarkably thin and light with a durable design, fast Wi-Fi and cellular, and all-day battery life.◊
It’s your notepad, film studio, scanner, mobile office, and canvas when you need one.
Find the right iPad for you.
Do even more with iPad mini.
Explore cases, covers, Apple Pencil, AirPods, and more.◊
Expert support, enhanced coverage.
Accidental damage coverage
◊ Legal Disclaimers
Cellular and Wireless: Data plan required. 5G, 4G LTE Advanced, 4G LTE, and Wi-Fi calling are available in select markets and through select carriers. Speeds are based on theoretical throughput and vary based on site conditions and carrier. For details on 5G and LTE support, contact your carrier and see apple.com/ae/ipad/cellular.
Display: The displays have rounded corners. When measured diagonally as a rectangle, the iPad Pro 12.9-inch screen is 12.9 inches, the iPad Pro 11-inch screen is 11 inches, the iPad Air (4th generation) screen is 10.86 inches, and the iPad mini (6th generation) screen is 8.3 inches. Actual viewable area is less.
Accessories: Accessories sold separately.
Power and Battery: Battery life varies by use and configuration. See apple.com/ae/batteries for more information.
App Store: Apps are available on the App Store. Title availability is subject to change.
Capacity: Available space is less and varies due to many factors. A standard configuration uses approximately 10GB to 13GB of space (including iPadOS and preinstalled apps) depending on the model and settings. Preinstalled apps use about 4GB, and you can delete these apps and restore them. Storage capacity subject to change based on software version and may vary by device.
Feature Availability: Some features may not be available for all countries or all areas. See apple.com/ae/ios/feature-availability for complete list.