The price for the Mini iPad is $329, Everyone expected the iPad Mini to be cheaper than what the price is. It seems like customers are paying a premium, compared to similar devices from the competitors like Amazon and Google.
This is why the price is higher than what everyone expected:
The Mini is only Wi-Fi with 16 gigabyte of memory. You can add additional memory;
- 32GB for an additional $90
- 64GB for an additional $162
Besides the memory, the Mini also have a new type of technology called GF2 made by LG. GF2 helps the overall display to be thinner than on previous generations