The new iPad mini with Retina display is now available at Apple’s Online Store. The device is not yet available in retail stores, and can be order only through the Apple’s Online Store.
The updated tablet features the same internals as the iPad Air including Apple’s A7 chip, which is found in iPhone 5s as well. Of course, the major change compared to last year’s model is the existence of 7.9 Retina display with the resolution of 2048×1536.
The Retina iPad mini is available in two colors – Space Gray and Silver. As always you can choose between Wi-Fi only and Cellular models. Wi-Fi-only version of the device with 16GB and 32GB of storage are expected to ship in one to three business days, while the 64GB and 128GB models will ship within five to 10 business days. Cellular models are expected to ship in five to 10 days as well.
The iPad mini with Retina display starts at $399 for the 16 GB Wi-Fi model, while the Cellular version starts at $529.