Tech Specs for the iPad Mini 3 (A1599, Wi-Fi/Cellular – 3rd Generation)
The iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation) models – including Wi-Fi/cellular models (A1599) – are very like the already presented iPad Mini 2 (2nd generation) models, yet are accessible in a white and gold shaded casing (also available in white and silver and dark and space dim) and incorporate a “Touch ID” unique finger impression sensor at the base of the device (same feature as in most iPhone models). They have a mixed bag of diverse identifiers, as well.
The iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation) models highlight a 7.9″ 2048×1536 (326 ppi) LED-illuminated IPS touch-delicate showcase, a double center 1.3 GHz Apple A7 processor, 1 GB of RAM, and 16 GB, 64 GB, or 128 GB of storage capacity.
Other eminent components incorporate double cameras – a back mounted 5 megapixel “iSight” camera fit for shooting stills and 1080p feature and a front-mounted 1.2 megapixel “FaceTime HD” camera equipped for shooting stills and 720p feature, double band 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi with MIMO ability, cellular support (3G and LTE in most countries) and Bluetooth 4.0, and also double receivers and speakers. Integration to PCs, if fancied, and force is given by the USB Lightning port.
The battery life of this iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation) model is estimated to be 10 hours (surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching feature, or listening to music), according to the Apple website.
Technical specifications for the iPad Mini 3 (A1599, Wi-Fi/Cellular – 3rd Generation):
Technical specifications for the iPad Mini 3 (A1599, Wi-Fi/Cellular – 3rd Generation) are provided below:
October 16, 2014
1 (2 cores)
Apple A7 (S5L8960X)
The iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation) models use a 1 GHz “dual-core Apple A7 (S5L8960X) chip.” The chip integrates the CPU, graphics, the memory controller, and I/O functions; all in one.
16, 64, 128 GB
Sync & Charge (Lightning USB)
iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation)
Black or White or Gold
2048×1536 (326 ppi)
3G, LTE & Wi-Fi
Lithium Polymer (23.8 Watt Hours)
Battery Life (Music):
The Apple website estimates that this iPad Mini 3 provides “up to 10 hours” of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching videos, or listening to music.
The Apple website states that the iPad Mini 3 supports “HE-AAC (V1 and V2), AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV.”
The Apple website states that the iPad Mini 3 supports; JPEG, BMP, GIF, TIFF, PSD (Mac only), and PNG formats.
The Apple website states that the iPad Mini 3 supports “H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format.”
The iPad Mini 3 (3rd generation) includes a USB to Lightning cable, 10W power adapter and documentation in the box.
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