1. mogelijk's Avatar
    Rumors came out in the last week that Apple is developing an iPad Mini 5 -- the rumors think it might be introduced at the event on the 30th, but might also be announced separately in the coming months.

    My question, what do you want to see in a new iPad Mini, and would you upgrade?
    10-24-2018 02:48 PM
  2. Just_Me_D's Avatar
    I’m basically done with iPads.in regard to the iPad Mini, it wouldn’t work for ‘me’ at this point unless I was using it primarily as an e-book reader.
    kataran likes this.
    10-24-2018 03:33 PM
  3. doogald's Avatar
    My question, what do you want to see in a new iPad Mini, and would you upgrade?
    The iPad mini is my preferred form factor. I love the size and weight.

    I'll upgrade when my Mini 4 stops working or no longer receives iOS updates.

    What do I want to see? I'm fine with an upgraded processor and an updated Touch ID sensor (the current Mini uses the same sensor as the 5s, 6, and SE). I don't really need pencil support, but why not?
    10-24-2018 04:11 PM
  4. Annie_8plus's Avatar
    I know there are many fans of the iPad mini, but they aren't for me.
    10-24-2018 04:13 PM
  5. phreddyl's Avatar
    Depends. From what I read there won’t be fingerprint or face id. Not sure I would like that. I have the 4 and love it. While I want a refresh I don’t want less features. Now come out with an iPad mini pro with face id and i am all over that bad boy!
    10-25-2018 08:32 AM
  6. Spencerdl's Avatar
    I just don't have any use for a iPad Mini. If I need to go larger than my Max, the iPad Mini wouldn't be my choice, I would just go to my 9.7 iPad to be honest.
    10-25-2018 10:35 AM
  7. doogald's Avatar
    Depends. From what I read there won’t be fingerprint or face id.
    I find it hard to believe that Apple would have a device now that wouldn't have on or the other. Unless there is some biometric, there is no way that they are shipping a new iPad Mini with a regression that severe.
    Spencerdl and JML5150 like this.
    10-25-2018 10:50 AM
  8. jlarkins08's Avatar
    Yes, I probably will. My iPad mini 4 is okay but I would like to have some more RAM and processor speed. I mean hey it's 3 years old and it's a device I use everyday.. I love the form factor and portability of this device. It is my favorite device from Apple really!
    10-25-2018 12:58 PM
  9. kataran's Avatar
    There was a time when tablets were ideal for on the go use but now that smartphones have gotten more features and power I don’t see a need for them
    10-25-2018 01:30 PM
  10. camaroz1985's Avatar
    I'm looking to pick up a mini for an interface with my home automation that can stay at home for relatives to use if I am out or whatever the case may be. I'd like to see an updated mini, but truthfully even a 3 would probably work for me.
    10-25-2018 02:06 PM
  11. JML5150's Avatar
    I would upgrade my kids iPads when their mini 2's stop receiving updates
    10-26-2018 01:55 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Any Android users switch to the new iPhone XS line ?
    By Zorachus in forum iPhone XS Max
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: 10-25-2018, 11:23 PM
  2. which ipad to gift a sketching artist
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-24-2018, 12:12 PM
  3. What is the price of Instax Mini film?
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-23-2018, 04:12 PM
  4. Best headphones for your new, jack-less iPhone
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-23-2018, 01:12 PM
  5. This new eBay feature makes it easy to sell your phone instantly
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 10-22-2018, 05:51 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD