iPad mini 3 Datasheet

Source: apple.com – iPad mini 3

The Apple iPad mini 3 (3rd Generation) is a tablet designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2014 to 2015 as part of the iPad mini series. The tablet was introduced on October 16, 2014, and its price started at $399.

The third version of the iPad mini features a Dual-Core 1.3 GHz 64-bit Apple A7 processor with Quad-Core graphics, Apple M7 motion coprocessor, 1 GB of RAM, 7.9″ high-resolution Retina multi-touch widescreen LCD IPS Display, fingerprint identity Touch ID sensor built into the Home button, Wi-Fi, 16 GB / 64 GB or 128 GB of flash memory, Bluetooth 4.0, Dual camera system; front 1.2 Mpix FaceTime HD camera, and rear 5.0 Mpix camera with 1080p video recording capability, accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, digital compass, Lightning port, 3.5-mm headphone jack, and an optional version with GPS, and 4G / LTE data capability.

The iPad mini 3 uses almost the same design as that of the iPad mini 2, with the addition of Touch ID. Additionally, with the announcement of the iPad mini 3 and iPad Air 2, Apple added the gold color option to the existing silver and space gray color choices of iPads.

This iPad was discontinued on September 9, 2015, and replaced by the iPad mini 4. Today iPad mini 3 is 9 years old!

iPad mini 3 Details

Introduced October 16, 2014 – 9 years ago
Discontinued September 9, 2015 – 8 years ago
Last Software Update January 23, 2023 – 1 years ago
Time on the Market 328 days (10 months)
Time of Support 99 months (8 years)
Model Identifier iPad4,7
iPad4,8
Model Number A1599 (Wi-Fi)
A1600 (Wi-Fi + Cellular)
A1601 (Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
EMC 2848
2849
Order Number MGNR2LL/A (16 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
MMGGQ2LL/A (64 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
MGP32LL/A (128 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
MGNV2LL/A (16 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
MGGT2LL/A (64 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
MGP42LL/A (128 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
MGYE2LL/A (16 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
MGY92LL/A (64 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
MGYK2LL/A (128 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
MH3E2LL/A (16 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH372LL/A (64 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH3L2LL/A (128 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH3F2LL/A (16 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH382LL/A (64 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH3M2LL/A (128 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH3G2LL/A (16 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH392LL/A (64 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MH3N2LL/A (128 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular)
MGPV2CH/A (16 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGQ02CH/A (64 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGQ22CH/A (128 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGPW2CH/A (16 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGQ12CH/A (64 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGQ32CH/A (128 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGYY2CH/A (16 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MGYW2CH/A (64 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
MH012CH/A (128 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular China)
Original Price $399 (16 GB Wi-Fi)
$499 (64 GB Wi-Fi)
$599 (128 GB Wi-Fi)
$529 (16 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular)
$629 (64 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular)
$729 (128 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular)
Colors Space Gray
Silver
Gold
Weight 0.73 – 0.75 Ibs. – 311 – 340 Grams
Dimensions 7.87” H x 5.3” W x 0.29″ D
19.98 cm H x 13.46 cm W x 0.73 cm D

iPad mini 3 Tech Specs

Processor

Processor Apple A7
Processor Speed 1.3 GHz
Architecture 64-bit
Number of Cores 2
Coprocessor Apple M7 motion
Cache 64 KB L1
1 MB L2

Storage

Storage 16 GB
64 GB
128 GB

Memory

Memory 1 GB LPDDR3

Graphics

Graphics Card PowerVR G6430
Number of Cores 4

Display

Display 7.9″ high-resolution Retina widescreen LCD IPS Display
Resolution 2048 x 1536
Pixel Density 326 ppi
Input Multi-Touch

Controls

Buttons Volume + / –
Home
Sleep / Wake up
Silence / Rotation

Sensors

Sensors Touch ID
Ambient light
Accelerometer
Three-axis gyroscope

Connections

Networks* A1600:
UMTS/​HSPA/​HSPA+/​DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900 MHz)
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26)

A1601:
UMTS (WCDMA)/​HSPA/​HSPA+/​DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
TD-SCDMA (1900 (F), 2000 (A))
FDD-LTE (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 18, 19, 20)
TD-LTE (38, 39, 40)

Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n dual-channel (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) and MIMO
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
SIM slot nano-SIM*
Ports 1 – Lightning port
1 – 3.5-mm headphone jack
Camera 1 – 1.2 Mpix front FaceTime HD camera
1 – 5.0 Mpix rear camera
Location Assisted GPS*
GLONASS*
Digital compass
Audio In 2 – Microphones
Audio Out 2 – Stereo Speakers
*Cellular version only

Media

Audio Formats HE-AAC (V1 and V2)
AAC (8 to 320 Kbps)
Protected AAC (from iTunes Store)
MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps)
MP3 VBR
Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)
Apple Lossless
AIFF
WAV
Video Formats H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats

Software

Original OS iOS 8.1
Maximum OS iOS 12.5.7
Intelligent Assistant Siri
AirDrop Supported
Handoff Supported
System Requirements Mac OS X 10.6.8 or later
Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later

Power

Battery 23.8 W Rechargeable Lithium-Polymer
Battery Capacity 6471 mAh
Battery Life Up to 10 hours
Power Adapter Apple 10W USB Power Adapter

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