{Price Update} Apple Launches iPad Air And mini with Retina Display In India

The iPad Air's base model is pegged at Rs 35,900, while the new mini will set you back for Rs 28,900.


Price update: The Grey market is selling the new iPad Air and Mini with Retina Display for Rs 1500 to Rs 5000 more. The iPad Air 64 GB (Wifi + Cellular) is available for Rs 60,000 and the iPad Mini 128 GB (Wifi + Cellular) is for Rs 65,000.

It's only a month and a half since Apple announced its new iPads, and the tablets have officially landed in India. That was quick, and is surely a sign that the Cupertino-based company taking the Indian market seriously. Apple's leaner and meaner 9.7" iPad Air's price will start at Rs 35,900. The new ipad mini which sports a 7.9" display will will set you back by Rs 28,900.

In case you missed our announcement coverage, the iPad Air sports an IPS screen with pixel dimensions of 1536x2048. Similar to the iPhone 5S, the iPad Air boasts of the A7 chipset, which is claimed to be twice as powerful compared to its predecessor, the A6. Similarly, the new iPad mini also packs in a Retina display (1536x2048 pixels). Moreover, it's also powered by spanking-new A7 chipset. It features a 5 megapixel rear snapper, while there's a 1.2 MP front-facing camera for video calls (using Skype, Fring, etc). On the software front, both the new entrants run iOS 7 out of the box.

Detailed pricing information as below...

iPad Air (Wi-Fi)
16 GB - Rs 35,900
32 GB - Rs 42,900
64 GB - Rs 49,900
128 GB - Rs 56,900

iPad Air (Wi-Fi + Cellular)
16 GB – Rs 44,900
32 GB – Rs 51,900
64 GB – Rs 58,900
128 GB – Rs 65,900

iPad Mini with Retina Display (Wi-Fi)
16 GB – Rs 28,900
32 GB - Rs 35,900
64 GB – Rs 42,900
128 GB - Rs 49,900

iPad Mini with Retina Display (Wi-Fi + Cellular)
WiFi + 4G (16 GB) – Rs 37,900
WiFi + 4G (32 GB) – Rs 44,900
WiFi + 4G (64 GB) – Rs 51,900
WiFi + 4G (128 GB) – Rs 58,900

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