As expected, the iPad mini gains the new aesthetic features of the iPad Air 2. It has two rows of ten holes for the speaker and the lock switch has disappeared in favor of a tiny microphone hole. It's hard to tell if the rear shell is significantly thinner than the current generation; however, it would make sense to bring the iPad mini closer inline with the iPad Air.
Take a look at the photos and video below for more details. At this point, Apple's target release date is unclear. You can follow iClarified on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, or RSS for updates.
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