Apple reportedly planning radical iPad mini redesign

A report a few months ago claimed the iPad mini 6 would deliver a significant design in 2021, the first design update in six years. The report said the smaller tablet will ditch the large top and bottom bezels in favor of an all-screen design with a hole-punch camera at the top and a hole-punch Touch ID home button at the bottom. The renders in that leak look unlike anything Apple made so far. Apple is yet to adopt hole-punch camera designs on its iOS devices. And having the home button pierce through the screen is even stranger at a time where there’s technology available to place the fingerprint sensor under the display. Not to mention that the iPad in those renders looked nothing like the iPad Pro and iPad Air.

With the iPad Air last fall, Apple proved that it’s ready to make radical changes to its products. The iPad Air is the first tablet to feature a side button with built-in Touch ID, a feature that’s not available anywhere else on iOS and iPadOS devices. But the tablet has the same general design as the iPad Pro, featuring curved corners and a symmetric bezel running around the display. A new report claims that Apple will update the iPad mini’s design, teasing a few welcome changes to Apple’s smallest tablet.

Today’s Top Deal

AirPods Pro are back in stock at Amazon’s lowest price of 2021!
Price: $197.00

You Save: $52.00 (21%)

Buy Now

Continue reading…

Today’s Top Deals

Brilliant $6 Amazon find from a viral TikTok fixes holes in your walls in seconds
Amazon’s early Prime Day Roomba discounts just got even deeper
How to get $25 in free Amazon credit to spend on Prime Day 2021
Electric standing desks hit an all-time low of $175 in Amazon’s big one-day sale

Trending Right Now:

Netflix just canceled this $200 million series after one season
If you live in one of these states, your local government is handing out free stimulus money
iPhone 13 leaks may reveal three new colors Apple will add this year

Apple reportedly planning radical iPad mini redesign originally appeared on on Fri, 4 Jun 2021 at 06:50:54 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.


Join the Discussion

  • BrokerEUR/USD
    City Index 0.5pips (fixed) margin: 3.33%
    Core Spreads 0.6pips (variable) margin: 3.33%
  • Back to top