Due to issues in Apple's supply chain delivery could take eight to ten weeks.

The 2021 Apple iPad mini gives you all the extraordinary power of iPad in the palm of your hand. Weighing only slightly under 300g and with a high-performing A15 Bionic chip elegant all-screen design and Ultra Wide front camera the 2021 Apple iPad mini is as portable as it is powerful.

Apple’s A15 Bionic chip delivers up to 40% faster CPU performance and with Apple's Neural Engine up to 2× faster machine learning than the previous model. From checking emails to editing photos using advanced apps and realising your creative projects it has the power and speed to make whatever you do a seamless experience.

The edge-to-edge screen features a Liquid Retina display which features True Tone P3 wide colour and ultra-low reflectivity to consistently make text sharp and colours vivid. The all-new screen enclosure features narrow borders and elegant rounded corners.

The iPad mini's 12MP Ultra Wide front camera features Centre Stage which automatically pans to keep you in frame as you move around during video calls. When others join or leave the call the view expands or zooms in automatically. Meanwhile the rear Wide camera is also 12MP and the A15 chip supports Smart HDR 3 for higher quality images.

Touch ID is integrated into the top button for fast easy and secure authentication. So you can use your fingerprint to unlock your iPad or quickly and securely make a payment. Your fingerprint information stays on your iPad – it's not shared with anyone even Apple helping to ensure that your personal information remains private.

iPad mini is compatible with the second-generation Apple Pencil (sold separately). It attaches magnetically and charges wirelessly so it's always with you when you need it.

The iPad mini will keep you going for up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi or watching video off a single charge.

Built-in Wi-Fi makes it easy to connect to the internet whether that's through your own home network at work or via a public Wi-Fi connection. Bluetooth will let you send files and folders wirelessly between Bluetooth devices and stream music to compatible speakers or headphones.

Available in four colours – Space Grey Starlight Pink and Purple. Select your colour from the drop-down menu below before adding to the basket. You are currently viewing the listing for the Purple iPad Mini Wi-Fi 64GB.

Quick look

  • Liquid Retina display.
  • Supports Apple Pencil (2nd generation).
  • A15 Bionic chip with 64 bit architecture.
  • 16-core Neural Engine.
  • 12MP Wide camera ƒ/1.8 aperture.
  • Digital zoom up to 5×.
  • 4K video recording at 24fps 25fps 30fps or 60fps.
  • Playback zoom.
  • Facetime HD camera.
  • Centre Stage.
  • Video call with iPad to any FaceTime-enabled device over Wi Fi or a mobile network.
  • Stereo speakers (landscape).
  • Dual microphones for calls video recording and audio recording.
  • Bluetooth 5.0 technology.
  • Apple part number: MK7R3B/A


  • Size: 195.4 × 134.8 × 6.3mm
  • Weight: 293g

Battery and charging 

  • Built-in rechargeable lithium-polymer battery.
  • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi or watching video.
  • Connections: USB-C port

SIM card and connectivity 

  • SIM card not supplied (cellular models only).
  • Wi-Fi.
  • Wi Fi 6 (802.11a/b/g/n/ac).
  • Bluetooth 5.0 technology
  • Built-in GPS/GNSS.

Touch ID

Touch ID lets you securely unlock your iPhone and sign into apps instantly. You can even use it with Apple Pay to grab a coffee get an app or shop online. The second-generation fingerprint sensor is built into the Home button.

Everything is designed to give you control over your information. All the iMessages you send are encrypted. Fingerprint data is stored on your device never on Apple servers or in iCloud. Apple Pay doesn’t share your credit card number. And the list goes on.


Technology is most powerful when everyone can use it. That’s why iPad comes with accessibility features that support vision hearing mobility and cognitive needs. Like sign language prominence in FaceTime which can detect when a participant is using sign language and make them prominent in a Group FaceTime call.

Both VoiceOver (screen reader) and Zoom (magnifier) can be turned on by pressing a button or the screen at the set-up stage.

Other accessibility features include: VoiceOver + Braille; Speak Screen (reads text to you); Magnifier (use the camera and screen to magnify objects); Dictation; and Reduce Motion (decrease movement of onscreen elements). You can also adjust your display and text size to suit your needs and use Siri the in-built assistant to carry out tasks such as sending a text message playing a song or setting reminders.


Use your voice to send messages set reminders and more. Activate hands-free with only your voice using “Hey Siri”. Listen to and identify songs.

iPadOS 15 

iPadOS 15 is packed with new features that help you connect with others be more present and in the moment explore the world and use powerful intelligence to do more with iPhone than ever before.

Centre Stage

Centre Stage makes video calls more engaging by automatically adjusting to keep you centred in the frame. And it lets you create fun videos for posting to popular social apps.

RNIB Technology Support 

For information or advice on technology that will be suitable for your needs please contact our team on 0303 123 9999 and speak to one of our advisors within the Sight Loss Advice Service.

RNIB Technology Grant Scheme

This Apple device is available to purchase with support from the RNIB Technology Grant Scheme; we’re able to fund up to a maximum of £350 towards the cost of an Apple iPad – additional terms and conditions apply. Other items available under the grant include video magnifiers RNIB PenFriend 3 kitchen equipment phones and DAISY players. For further information visit rnib.org.uk/grants or call 0303 123 9999.

In the box

  • iPad Mini Wi-Fi 64GB – Purple.
  • USB-C charge cable (1 metre).
  • 20W USB-C power adapter.
  • Apple documentation in print (small font).

Special order 

We work with partners to deliver products on our behalf. If you’re buying a special order product we will pass on your contact information to our partners to enable delivery. We may also quote extended delivery times outside of our standard terms and conditions for these products.  

Important – warranty and returns

  • Three-year warranty.
  • You must notify us within 14 days of receipt if you wish to return the unopened iPad as unsuitable.
  • This product is non-returnable unless faulty once the seal has been broken/removed on the Apple packaging.

Important – order cancellations and returns 

We are unable to cancel your order once it has been placed. Should you change your mind about this special order product you will need to accept the delivery and then contact RNIB Helpline to arrange its return; guidance on how to do this can be found in our Returns Policy.

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