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[* icon_note] From the outside, this new Mini looks ''exactly'' like a downsized version of the equally new iPad Air.
[*
black] Looks''Spoiler alert:'' judging by the X-rays, it's ''not'' a lotdownsized new iPad Air. It looks exactly like a mini (new)an upgraded iPad Air! StayMini 4.
[* black] The new Air, meanwhile, is based on the last-generation [guide|92534|iPad Pro 10.5".] (Stay
tuned for our teardownAir teardown, coming in about a day.)
[* black] Meanwhile, Apple also sells the [guide|105416|iPad 6|new_window=true] (or just "iPad"), which itself is a reworked version
of that guy toothe [guide|18907|original iPad Air|new_window=true].
[* icon_reminder] Did you get all that? Because we haven't even mentioned the latest iPad Pros yet. In fact, let's go ahead and not mention those.

[* black] Loss of regulatory markings fromWe pull a cellular-capable iPad miniMini 4 from the lab to confirm our suspicions. Headphone jack: check. Big bezels: check. Home button: check.
[* black] Model '''A2133'''
[* black] Long live
About the headphone jack!only exterior clue that gives away the new model is its model number, '''A2133'''—oh, and the loss of those regulatory markings on the back, which all live in software now.
[* icon_note] From the outside, this new Mini looks ''exactly'' like a downsized version of the equally new iPad Air.
[*
black] Looks''Spoiler alert:'' judging by the X-rays, it's ''not'' a lotdownsized new iPad Air. It looks exactly like a mini (new)an upgraded iPad Air! StayMini 4.
[* black] The new Air, meanwhile, is based on the last-generation [guide|92534|iPad Pro 10.5".] (Stay
tuned for our teardownAir teardown, coming in about a day.)
[* black] Meanwhile, Apple also sells the [guide|105416|iPad 6|new_window=true] (or just "iPad"), which itself is a reworked version
of that guy toothe [guide|18907|original iPad Air|new_window=true].
[* icon_reminder] Did you get all that? Because we haven't even mentioned the latest iPad Pros yet. In fact, let's go ahead and not mention those.

[* black] Loss of regulatory markings fromWe pull a cellular-capable iPad miniMini 4 from the lab to confirm our suspicions. Headphone jack: check. Big bezels: check. Home button: check.
[* black] Model '''A2133'''
[* black] Long live
About the headphone jack!only exterior clue that gives away the new model is its model number, '''A2133'''—oh, and the loss of those regulatory markings on the back, which all live in software now.