iPad & Tablets: Apple iPad Mini
News & Reviews: Apple iPad Mini
Last Updated: May 15, 2020
What? Apple Glasses? Well, it's actually not the first time we heard about it. This device project has been in a long development ever since Apple set their eyes on Augmented Reality (AR) and according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the Apple Glasses is scheduled for 2022. Besides that, two new iPad models could be in the works too.
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2019
Apple has officially announced the new iPads namely the iPad Air, iPad Mini, iPad Pro as well as various new services during the Apple Event that happened at the Steve Jobs Theater located in Cupertino, California.
Last Updated: Oct 26, 2016
Leading manufacturer of storage and multimedia products, Transcend Information, Inc. is proud to introduce its complete Lightning product line-up specifically designed for Apple’s iPhone, iPad, and iPod series. The new RDA2W Smart Reader and JetDrive Go flash drives are now equipped with a Lightning connector, providing convenience to users who want to manage their data between Apple products.
Last Updated: Dec 22, 2015
Christmas is just 3 days away, and Celcom Axiata Berhad are already bringing their Celcom customers a season of joy by giving the latest devices and more internet data exclusive for them starting this holiday season.
In conjunction with their FiRST Blue and FiRST Gold post-paid internet plans success, Celcom has implemented 40GB worth of internet and data for FiRST Gold with a monthly commitment of only RM100. In addition, starting from 23 December the new FiRST Blue Internet and FiRST Gold Internet users were also given a chance to get new devices bundled together which are the Apple iPad Mini 416GB, Apple iPad Mini 64GB and Apple iPad Pro 128GB models, starting from as low as RM1268.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2015
Apple also officially announced their business-targeted Apple iPad Pro tablet complete with a Microsoft Surface like keyboard and Pencil stylus. The iPad Pro comes with a 12.9-inch display with 2732 x 2048 pixel resolution. Other known tech specs include an Apple A9x processor and four speakers. The Keyboard has a magnetic Smart Connector that provides both power and data but comes separately at $169 (RM711.07). The Apple Pencil stylus also comes separately at $99 (RM416.54) but there is no place for you to slot it in on the tablet. Looking much like a 6.9mm thin iPad Air 2, the iPad Pro offers up to 10 hours battery life and is fully optimized for use with Microsoft Office and Adobe Apps. No Malaysia release dates yet but the iPad Pro is expected to arrive in November (which means Malaysia could see it next year).
The Apple iPad mini 4 was also officially announced with a slimmer 6.1mm thin case (compared to the iPad mini 3 at 7.5mm) with a zero-gap screen and still 2048 x 1536 pixel resolution Retina display. Other tech specs and features will include an Apple A8 processor, 8MP rear camera and 1.2MP front camera while everything else remains the same. Unfortunately, there is no rose gold option for the iPad mini 4 but it will have a preorder starting from 11 September 2015 with shipping on 25 September 2015. No Malaysia pricing details yet but the 16GB storage iPad mini 4 will be priced as below. Like certain Apple iPhones in Malaysia, the pricing of Apple iPads have also been increased and the iPad mini 3 has been removed from the site.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2015
Xiaomi Malaysia's official Facebook page has revealed the new 5000 mAh Xiaomi Mi Power Bankwhich will replace the existing 5200 mAh model. This particular upgrade was announced back in 2014 in China and will finally be available for purchase in the upcoming flash sale. The new power bank is much slimmer than the existing one (9.9mm thick to be precise) and will weigh about 1 gram more. Xiaomi has priced the device at RM34, which is the exact same price at which the current model was being sold in the market. Also, the output has been increased in the new model from 1.5A to 2.1A. There is a status button along with four LED lights to indicate the amount of energy on the device. Xiaomi also has another powerbank in the market measuring 16000 mAh. The company claims that this power bank can charge an Apple iPad Mini up to 2.5 times and an Apple iPhone 6 up to 5 times. The larger model features two microUSB ports and is available in Malaysia for RM79.
Last Updated: Feb 05, 2015
Xiaomi Malaysia have finally brought in the Xiaomi Mi Pad tablet for Chinese New Year 2015 (it was announced in May 2014). Retailing for RM799, this Android-based tablet is powered by an NVIDIA K1 Tegra processor and offers tech specs that include 2GB of RAM, an 8MP rear camera and 7.9-inch display with 2014 x 1536 pixel resolution. Featuring a colourful Apple iPad mini like casing the Mi Pad will be launched for sale on 10 February 2015. However, Xiaomi Malaysia are currently giving away some Mi Pad tablets to fans who share the news from their Facebook page. Check out the full tech specs and features below:
- 2.2GHz NVIDIA Tegra K1 processor (192-core Kepler GPU)
- 2GB RAM
- 16GB / 64GB storage + up to 128GB microSD
- 7.9-inch display (IPS, 2014 x 1536 pixel resolution, 324 ppi)
- 8MP rear camera (Sony sensor, f/2.0) + 5MP front camera (f/2.0)
- Supports 802.11ac WiFi, MIMO antenna, WiFi Direct, BlueTooth 4.0
- 202.1 x 135.4 x 8.5mm | 360g
- 6700 mAh battery
Last Updated: Oct 29, 2014
Another year, another new Apple iPad mini tablet. However, this year's Apple iPad mini 3 does not really bring much innovation or change to the table, unlike the previous Apple iPad mini 2 which was basically a smaller Apple iPad Air. Updating our previous comparison article on which Apple iPad mini to buy we are now doing a comparison article between the Apple iPad mini 3, Apple iPad mini 2 and Apple iPad mini. If you've been wanting one and wondering which Apple iPad mini tablet to buy then read on and find out.
Last Updated: Oct 17, 2014
Apple just announced the latest iteration in their smaller tablet range with the Apple iPad mini 3. While it lead all the other Apple iPad tablets in terms of design initially, the latest iPad mini does not change much. The slim bezel design, 7.9-inch screen with Retina Display and measurements are still the same as before. The most notable difference in tech specs and features is that this new iPad mini 3 now has a Touch ID fingerprint sensor built into the Home button and as such can be used with Apple Pay.
Last Updated: Oct 16, 2014
While we've yet to see any news on Malaysia release dates or pricing for the Apple iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, the Apple Malaysia Store has already revealed the updated pricing for the previous Apple iPad tablets. This includes a price drop for all of the tablets including the iPad Air, iPad mini and iPad mini 2 of about RM150 to RM300 or so for each. The iPad mini now only has 16GB versions, while the iPad mini 2 has 16GB and 32GB versions. The previous iPad 4 has also been removed from listings, leaving the iPad Air with 16GB and 32GB versions. Check out the updated pricing for the Apple iPad tablets below:
- Apple iPad mini (WiFi, 16GB) ~ RM799
- Apple iPad mini (WiFi + Cellular, 16GB) ~ RM1299
- Apple iPad mini 2 (WiFi, 16GB) ~ RM969
- Apple iPad mini 2 (WiFi + Cellular, 16GB) ~ RM1399
- Apple iPad mini 2 (WiFi, 32GB) ~ RM1139
- Apple iPad mini 2 (WiFi + Cellular, 32GB) ~ RM1569
- Apple iPad Air (WiFi, 16GB) ~ RM1279
- Apple iPad Air (WiFi + Cellular, 16GB) ~ RM1699
- Apple iPad Air (WiFi, 32GB) ~ RM1449
- Apple iPad Air (WiFi + Cellular, 32GB) ~ RM1869