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Amazon and Best Buy have new sales on the iPad mini 5, providing the lowest prices we've ever tracked for Apple's newest 7.9-inch tablet. These sales cover every version of the iPad mini 5, with prices starting at $349.99 for the 64GB Wi-Fi model and increasing from there.

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On Amazon, the prices seen below will be reflected once you add the iPad mini 5 to your cart and choose "Free No-Rush Shipping" at checkout. For the Best Buy sale, you'll need to be a My Best Buy member to see the discounts, which is free to sign up for if you're interested.

The iPad mini 5 was introduced one year ago in March 2019 with a True Tone display, Touch ID home button, and A12 Bionic chip. The iPad mini 5 is almost identical to the 10.5-inch iPad Air that was released alongside it last year, with the exception of screen size.

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Top Rated Comments

cjducasse Avatar
21 months ago
Still way too much for an iPad mini.
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
psac Avatar
21 months ago
The Mini 5 is a great device.
Score: 6 Votes (Like | Disagree)
MistrSynistr Avatar
21 months ago
The sale price on these is about $50 too high for this device in general. This thing should be a $299 device that goes on sale for $150-$200.
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
imola.zhp Avatar
21 months ago
$50 off is the lowest price ever?

*scratches head*

My mother in law is ready to replace her Mini 2, but if the biggest discount "ever" just before a potential Mini 6 comes out that may or may not have face ID and looses the home button is $50. We'll wait.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
gnipgnop Avatar
21 months ago

what's the difference between an iPad and an iPad pro regarding the use of apple pen? are both within the same resolution for drawing/graphic design?
iPad Pro models that support the 2nd gen Apple Pencil give you the benefit of secondary click support when using the Pencil. That's important if you want to use the Sidecar feature in macOS Catalina and use your iPad as a secondary screen for your Mac or MacBook. A lot of macOS based applications have functions that require the secondary click, so you're not going to get full functionality with iPad models that only support a 1st gen Pencil.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
RevTEG Avatar
21 months ago

The only problem is the upcoming iPad mini 6... The mini was updated last march. I wonder if the mini 6 will come out soon?
You May be right but there was like 4 years between the mini 4 and the mini 5. People thought the size was dead. I wouldn’t bet the bank on a “soon” mini 6 just yet. Maybe...
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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