After spending over two years with my iPad 2, I decided it was time to switch to something new. Apple’s choices are the iPad 4 Retina and the iPad Mini. The iPad Retina display is gorgeous, but it’s heaver and thicker than my old iPad 2. I just can’t justify upgrading to a heavier tablet, so I had been thinking about the iPad Mini. Yesterday I took the plunge and bought one. Tomorrow it’s going back to the Apple Store. Here’s why.
First, the pros. The iPad mini is very light and supports LTE.
Now the cons.
- The mini is small. You might think that would be a pro, but for me it’s a con. I’ve been using iPads since the original 2010 model and everything looks shrunk on the iPad mini, and not in a good way. Somehow, I feel cheated, like my experience is diminished compared to…
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