The iPad mini 6 is one of the most portable tablets out there. And in a Prime Day-worthy iPad deal, Apple’s latest compact tablet is cheaper than ever.
In a rare deal, you can get the 64GB Apple iPad mini 6 for $399 at Amazon. It usually sells for $499, so that’s $100 off and the lowest price ever for the iPad mini 6. This is one of the best iPad deals of the season.
If you need more storage, Amazon offers the 256GB iPad mini 6 for $539 ($100 off).
Apple’s 6th-generation iPad mini brings tons of upgrades to the series. It has a brand new design, bigger screen, faster processor and improved cameras. The tablet in this deal has an 8.3-inch (2266 x 1488) display with True Tone, 500 nits of brightness and support for Apple Pencil (2nd generation). The sleek aluminum exterior houses Apple’s A15 Bionic 6-core CPU, 5-core graphics and 64GB of storage.
In our iPad mini 6 review, we praise the tablet’s compact size, fast performance and sharp, clear display. We also found the battery life to be impressive – it lasted about 11 hours in the real world. We gave the iPad mini an overall rating of 4 out of 5 stars and our Editor’s Choice award.
During multitasking tests, the iPad mini 6’s performance never wavered. In one test, we launched 16 Google Chrome tabs, a YouTube video, and navigated to multiple sites. Not once did the iPad mini 6 falter or freeze.
For your connectivity needs, the USB-C port delivers data transfer rates of up to 5 Gbps. Meanwhile, Wi-Fi 6 ensures fast and reliable wireless connection speeds.
At 0.7 pounds and 7.7 x 5.3 x 0.3 inches, the iPad mini 6 is slightly smaller and lighter than the iPad mini 6 (11 ounces and 8 x 5.3 x 0.2 inches). It’s much lighter and just as thin as the iPad Air (16 ounces, 9.8 x 6.8 x 0.2 inches).
In short, the iPad mini 6 is worth considering if you want a small, premium tablet with blazing-fast performance.