With the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Bloomberg and Apple's unofficial PR department confirming it, the new iPad mini seems like a sure shot.
To give you a better idea of what you can expect, we've teamed up with Nickolay Lamm to create some renders, showing how the mini model may look next to the current iPad.
Like the many iPhone mockups we have published before, these renderings were created using rumoured specifications: a 7.85-inch display, the new mini-dock port and a back camera (that may or may not be there come launch).
We are also assuming that, logically, this new tablet will use the industrial design language used by Apple — and Samsung — in its current hardware.
Here are two views of their backs:
The size difference is clear, as previously shown on this graphic by TrojanKitten:
Most probably, the fabled iPad mini will arrive on September 12, along with the new iPhone.
Images by Nickolay Lamm/Inventhelp