The iPad mini is finally here! Apple launched the much anticipated iPad mini in a special event held at San Jose, California. The new iPad mini is powered by a dual core A5 processor and a new 7.9″ screen with a resolution of 1024×768 pixels @ 163 ppi. Unlike the iPad the iPad mini has a totally new design,a new 7.2mm aluminum body with narrower borders on both sides of the screen, making it lighter and thinner than the iPad. Available in 3 flavours 16GB, 32GB and 64GB in 2 variants Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi+Cellular. All models come with the standard set of features like Siri, 1.2MP Front Camera, 5MP iSight camera f/2.4 aperture, 1080p HD video recording, 802.11n Wi-Fi, Lightning connector and LTE on the Wi-Fi+Cellular models. The Wifi+Cellular models use the new Nano-Sim similar to the one used in the iPhone5. The iPad mini boasts of a 10 hour battery life on Wi-Fi and a 9 hour battery life on Cellular data.Picing starts from $329.oo for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and shipping starts from November 2nd.