iPad mini is 23 percent thinner, 53 percent lighter, and fits in one hand - yet it can do everything an iPad can do. the iPad mini display is bright and vivid, and a perfect canvas for all the apps made for iPad.
The iPad mini display stands out in all the right ways. It has the same 1024-by-768 resolution as iPad 2 - in a size that’s significantly smaller. So everything looks incredibly crisp and sharp. And since the iPad mini display has 35 percent more screen area than a 7‑inch tablet, everything is easier to read and interact with. The iPad mini display is also designed to take greater advantage of every pixel. So apps, magazines, and documents fill the screen, from top to bottom and edge to edge. In portrait and in landscape.
iPad mini is small. But when you use it, it doesn’t feel small. That’s because it’s designed to give you the maximum amount of screen in the minimum amount of space. iPad mini, Apple has reduced the width of the bezels on two sides of the display. So although the screen is smaller, it’s even more prominent. Rethinking the screen meant Apple also had to rethink the software behind it. iPad mini intelligently recognizes whether the thumb is simply resting on the display or whether intentionally interacting with it.