Apple expected to announce iPad Mini on October 17th

iPad Mini production photos leaked

As numerous rumours indicate that the production of Apple’s iPad Mini is already underway, leaked photos allegedly show parts of the device on a Chinese factory production line.

First appearing on, the photos are reportedly taken from a source close to the Apple production line in China.

The pic imply that the tablet will come in black and white, have a nanoSIM tray, and will features Apple’s new Lightning dock connector.

The back panel looks to be made of the name anodised aluminium as the back of the iPhone 5, and a stereo mini jack placement appears to be near the top of the device.

The iPad Mini is expected to have a 7.85-inch liquid-crystal display with a lower resolution than the 2048×1536 Retina display of the New iPad.

As per usual, nothing has been officially confirmed yet, but rumours indicate that the company wlll hold a press conference for the iPad Mini, or iPad Air as some are calling it, on October 17th.

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