Tag Archives: mini

SurfacePad for iPad mini – the perfect case for your iPad [Review]

Those that oft read my reviews will look at this and immediately know why I love this case…red. But aside from that, there are many other reasons I have come to love the newest edition to TwelveSouth’s SurfacePad lineup. I’ve had this on my iPad for a few days now, and don’t currently see a reason I would take it off. Spoiler: If you drop your iPad…

TwelveSouth announces SurfacePad for iPad mini, and it looks great

If you haven’t heard of TwelveSouth, you need to. This company makes beautiful cases and stands for iPhone, iPad, and Macs. They pride themselves on not just being Mac friendly, but instead, Mac only. Any company that cares this much for design is one that I can align my preferences with. Personally, I have had the SurfacePad for iPhone as well as the…

Every iPad model yet gets compared in boot speed test

If you have been wondering what iPad boots fastest now that there are seven different models in the wild (iPad 1, 2, 3, 4, iPad mini 1, 2, and iPad Air), don’t worry, iClarified put together a video in order to show which would boot fastest. Of course, the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display were the fastest, with a surprising iPad 1 coming in third…

Belkin release LEGO Builder Case for iPad mini

Belkin has just released the coolest iPad mini accessory of all time, the LEGO Builder Case. The LEGO builder case is an iPad mini case built in partnership with Lego, it’s a protective case designed to keep your iPad safe and secure during use, but, thanks to an official LEGO base plate you can now add LEGO to your iPad mini, creating endless…

Retina iPad mini production upped to 4M units this month? [Rumor]

A rumor from Digitimes is today suggesting that Apple is to boost its production of the Retina iPad mini to nearly 4 million units this month. The new report is way higher than analyst projections for Apple’s smaller iPad this quarter. KGI forecast shipments of just over 2 million tablets for the entire holiday quarter, so to suggest that Apple needs to…

Retina iPad mini teardown reveals iPad Air and iPhone 5s parts

iFixit has given the brand new Retina iPad mini the teardown treatment, revealing that the brand new tablet is a hybrid of the iPad Air and the iPhone 5s. First to be found was the Retina iPad mini’s much larger battery, measuring in at 24.3WH3 over the 16.3WHr version in the last tablet, almost all of that extra juice will be going straight to the…

Retina iPad mini clocked at 1.29 GHz – GeekBench score five times higher than previous iPad mini

As you well know, this morning the Retina iPad mini was made available to order to almost no fanfare whatsoever. Yet despite the fact that the device has been available to the public for less than 24 hours, the brand new device has already been put through its paces by GeekBench. The results of the GeekBench testing appear to suggest that the ARM A7…

Retina iPad mini delayed because of LCD Burn-In [Rumor]

It has emerged today that the Retina iPad mini may well be delayed because of LCD burn-in issues. It came as a surprise when Apple announced that the Retina iPad mini would not be released until “later in November”, with no official date yet given. ETNews, hailing from Korea, are now suggesting that display producer Sharp is having problems with…