Apple introduced different types of gadgets in different eras to facilitate its users. However, distinct kinds of reviews about products have been observed. One of them was ‘iPad is a bigger version of iPod Touch’ and many experts supported this review at the time of launch of first iPad. Now its Mini version has been released and the reviews are totally different. To understand more about the differences let us compare the Mini with iPod Touch of 5th Generation. Dimensions Despite of the fact that iPad Mini is smaller than its previous version. It is still larger than iPod Touch. The only thing that is common between both of these smart gadgets is their thinness. Weight iPad Mini is lighter than first iPad but you will be amazed to know that it is still 3 times heavier than iPod Touch. Processor Irrespective of having Apple A5 chip, the clock of iPad Mini is bit slower than iPod Touch.
However, the user will not feel any substantial difference in the performance of both of these gadgets. Storage iPod Touch is available with 32GB and 64 GB storage capacity whereas iPad Mini facilitates the users with 16 GB storage capacity besides these two storage base model. Wireless iPod Touch is available with WiFi facility whereas iPad Mini facilitates the user with not only WiFi feature but also with 3G/LTE feature. Battery Life The basis of battery life measurement is different, thus, it is not worthy to compare these gadget on battery life basis. However, it can help the prospect in making its buying decision. iPod Touch 5G can be used for 8 hours with video playing facility whereas iPad Mini can be used for 10 hours with WiFi usage. Cameras The cameras of both of these amazing gadgets are same and facilitate the users with same efficiency.
Application Support Using different kinds of applications is quite common these days. However, iPod Touch 5G only supports apps specifically designed for this either this gadget or iPhone whereas on iPad Mini, you can use applications approximately 275,000 apps. Protection Requirements Both of these gadgets are fragile and should be protected from their exposure to water and dust. For this purpose, different kinds of protective accessories can be purchased. Thus, whether you are a proud user of iPad or iPod, you will have to but iPad or iPod cases for the ultimate protection of your gadget.