New 7.9-inch iPad on the way!
Apple is preparing to launch a new compact tablet iPad mini 5. According to reliable sources from the supply chain resource Macotakara, the tablet will be presented in the first half of 2019, most likely in the spring. Updated iPad mini 5 will have modern design and features, but it is very low price.
iPad mini 5 — release date
According to sources, Apple will start mass production of iPad mini 5 at the end of December 2018. Thus, the presentation and the launch of the iPad mini 5 in sale is expected in early spring. Given that spring is usually the presentation of Apple are held in March, iPad mini 5 we should expect in the first month of spring.
Apple hasn’t updated the line of compact tablet iPad mini 5 from September 2015. However, and then the company just released a slightly updated iPad mini 4 with increased memory capacity and reduced cost.
The source did not disclose specific details about the characteristics of the iPad mini 5. However, previously respected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo have said that Apple indeed has plans to launch iPad mini 5. According to him, the new compact Apple tablet will get a 7.9-inch display, “which will cost Apple less expensive to manufacture” modern powerful processor and stylus support Apple Pencil.