Retina iPad mini Benchmarks confirms 5x performance improvement over original iPad mini, 7% slower than iPad Air
Now that Apple has unexpectedlyÂ launched the Retina iPad mini, we’ve finally got a chance to compare the two iPads.
The most interesting thing about the new iPads this year, is that in terms of specifications they’re exactly the same, expect for the screen size of course and slower clock speed of Retina iPad mini’s A7 chip.
Even though the iPad Air is 20% thinner and has 24% less volume, and comes with a much smaller battery (32.4 watt-hour) compared to the iPad 4 (42.5 watt-hour), it offers the same battery life as its predecessor.
After months of rumors and speculations, iPad Air went on sale in 42 countries earlier today.
If youâ€™re planning to buy or have just bought the new iPad AirÂ and wondering how to transfer data from your old iPad to the new iPad Air, then follow the steps mentioned below to first take a back up of your old iPad and then restore the backup to your newly purchased iPad using iTunes or iCloud.