LTE Hotspot

Retina iPad Mini Battery Lasts Almost 19 Hours As LTE Hotspot

Earlier this month, AnandTech’s tests found out that the new iPad Air's battery lasts 24 hours as LTE hotspot due to its much lower platform power, thanks to Apple’s energy efficient A7 SoC. Today, they’ve put an LTE iPad Mini with Retina display to test, revealing that its battery lasts almost 19 hours as an LTE...

Tests Reveals iPad Air Battery Lasts 24 Hours As LTE Hotspot

Yesterday’s iPad Air teardown by iFixit revealed that Apple’s latest 9.7” tablet now sports a 32.9 WHr, two-cell battery, which is smaller than the iPad 4’s 43 WHr, three-cell battery. Now we find that not only does the new battery help Apple build a 20% thinner and 28% lighter full-sized tablet, but also seems to last longer...