Apple has finally launched the smaller version of the iPad, iPad mini in India and it is now available online as well as in offline stores. The iPad mini is Appleís take on the search engine giant Googleís Nexus 7 tablet which runs on Android operating system, so that makes it another iOS vs Android battle.‘Looks’ like The iPadiPad mini has everything that you will get with the iPad. It has a 7.9-inch multi touch IPS display (no retina), fast processor, FaceTime with iSight cameras and thousands of apps and also the claimed battery life of almost 10 hours. As Apple says, iPad mini is an iPad in every way, shape and slightly smaller form. Well, no one knows that until someone reviews it.A ‘Good Enough’ DisplayiPad mini features a 7.9 inch HD display with a resolution of 1024×768 and apart from that it inherit all the features of the its bigger brother The Apple iPad. This makes it easier to hold it in one hand which you canít say about The Apple iPad. The iPad mini display uses the same LED backlight technology as iPad to give you plenty of pixels per square inch.With its smaller display, iPad mini is 23% thinner than the iPad at 7.2mm and 53% lighter at just 308g. iPad mini has the powerful A5 chip under its hood for the fast and fluid performance. This should make the user interface much smoother. With that you will get 10 hours of battery life which is great if you stay on the go. Remember that itís all because of the smaller display of iPad mini which uses lesser power than the retina display of the iPad.Better Connectivity FeaturesiPad mini has both front and rear cameras. The front camera known as FaceTime camera has a 1.2MP sensor which can record 720p HD videos. The rear camera, iSight camera, is a 5MP shooter with auto focus and many other features but no flash unfortunately. iSight camera can record 1080p HD videos and has features like face detection and video stabilization. The connectivity options include Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 2G and 3G connectivity.The iPad mini is available in three storage variants – 16GB, 32GB and 64GB. The color choices are limited two with only two combinations – Black & Slate and White & Silver. The cost of 16GB Wi-Fi only iPad mini is Rs. 21,900, 32GB for Rs. 27,900 and 64GB for Rs. 33,900. The cellular variant of iPad mini costs Rs. 8000 more than the Wi-Fi variant. For 16GB iPad mini with cellular connectivity, you will have to pay Rs. 29,900, 32GB for Rs. 35,900 and 64GB iPad mini with cellular connectivity is available for Rs. 41,900.