The iPad mini 5 comes with a design similar to the iPad mini 4
According to the report of Taiwanese site DigiTimes, Apple plans to present new iPad models in the first half of 2019. One of these models is expected to be called the iPad mini 5, but anyone expecting a major design change would do well to lower their expectations, as Japanese blog Mac Otakara reports that the tablet in question is very similar in design. The iPad mini 4 will be similar.
Mac Otakara claims that the iPad mini 5 with a thickness of 6.1 mm and a similar 7.1-inch display If the margins are not changed, it will have the same dimensions as the iPad mini 4. This blog also expects that the lighting connector, Touch ID and 3.5 mm headphone jack will be preserved in the new tablet. One anticipated design change, however, is the placement of the rear microphone at the top and center, in line with the 6th generation iPad. The report also claims that it is unclear whether the iPad mini 5 will have the same A10 Fusion chip as the iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and the sixth generation iPad, or the same chip as the 2017 iPad Pro and Apple TV 4K. A10X Fusion benefits. In addition, Apple Pencil support is also unknown in the new tablet, but it seems that this device will support the second generation of Apple Pencil.