Gizmag goes hands-on, to help you choose between the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display
The iPad Air gives you a 53 percent bigger screen
It's hard to go wrong with the iPad Air's combination of screen size and weight
The iPad mini gives you 33 percent less surface area
Both tablets are very thin, at 7.5 mm
That's the size difference you're looking at
Both tablets have sharp 2,048 x 1,536 Retina Displays
Do you prioritize screen size, or portability?
If you hold your iPad mini closer to your eyes, both tablets should theoretically look about the same in your field of vision
The iPad mini's Retina Display has a narrower color gamut than the iPad Air
Each tablet is a piece of cake to hold in one hand
Apple's newest iPads are a big leap forward from last year's models. But when it comes to choosing between the iPad Air and Retina iPad mini, where do you start? Well, after spending a couple weeks with both tablets, we have a thing or two to say on the subject. Read on, as Gizmag shares our hands-on impressions of the iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina Display.
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