But Apple’s bit indifferent attitude regarding details of its products is always proved to be a trigger for generation of numerous rumours and reports about the devices.
On the other hand, Samsung looked a bit open when it comes to specification of its products, at least unofficially.
We have compared Apple’s next generation iPad with Galaxy Note 3, next flagship phablet from Samsung, last week based on available clues. This week we have compared Apple’s next generation iPad Mini with Galaxy Note 3.
|Specification||Apple iPad Mini 2||Samsung Galaxy Note|
|Release Date||Earlier it was reported that Apple couldlaunch its iPad Mini 2 in summer. However
recent statement of CEO Tim Cook about
‘fall’ launch has wiped out such clues. We
could expect iPad Mini 2 to be hitting
somewhere in September this year.
|Without any authentic clue over the release
date, we could say that Samsung could opt
IFA, Berlin as launching pad for Galaxy
Note 3. The device is likely to hit stores in October.
|Processor||As reports are there about launch Apple’snext and faster processor in June to
July period, it is almost sure that the
mini tablet will be having A7 processor.
| Exynos 5 Octa has been dubbed as the
fastest processor so far for mobile devices.
The same ‘fastest’ processor will be the part of Galaxy Note 3.
|Battery||Heavy applications and longer usageperiods have shorten battery time in
the smartphone and tablets. Working
on this issue, Apple is likely to bring in
a iPad Mini which could be used for 10
|Galaxy Note 2 had come with an amazing
battery capacity of 3100 mAh. But there
are clues about battery power of Galaxy
Note 3. All we could say, a more powerful
|Display||There are several reports about displayof the next generation iPad Mini. They
slimmer mini tablet
than iPad Mini 1
|SamMobile has reported a 6 ” FHD AMOLED display for the phablet.|
|Camera||Though there are not enough clues topaint a picture of iPad Mini 2 regarding
camera functioning. But features like
FaceTime, iSight are likely to come with
1080 pixel HD video recording.
|Samsung has proved to be having best
camera functions as compared to its
competitors. With all these great functions
Galaxy Note 3 is likely to come with a
13 Megapixel camera.
|Price||As Apple has proved itself consistentin terms of products’ prices, iPad Mini 2
is most probably coming with the same
price as of iPad Mini 1s
Keeping in view of Samsung’s pricing
strategy, some tech forums suggest a
price of up to $800 for the device.