iPad Mini 2 – when will the tablet with Retina Display be launched

On January 18, 2013

Apple will launch an iPad Mini tablet with Retina Display and an iPad 5 with thinner screen and lighter than the one from previous models, designed to convince with its portability, not just with its screen size and quality.

According to estimates of Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at KGI Securites Company, the next version of iPad Mini tablet comes equipped with a Retina Display screen similar to the one installed on the iPad tablet. If the current iPad Mini tablet is using a screen resolution of the iPad 2 in style meant guaranteed compatibility with the existing iOS application for iPad Mini 2 using a Retina Display screen necessary to ensure compatibility with applications optimized for high resolution, which thus become the new standard.

As for the iPad 5, Ming-Chi Kuo also says that it will be thinner and lighter than the previous one, and its design will take thin frames used by iPad Mini.

Both the iPad Mini 2 tablet and the new iPad 5 could be launched in the second half of this year.