The iPad Mini with Retina display is not for October this year. There would aanlever issues with the screen. That says analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities.
Instead of iPad Mini with Retina display, think Kuo, Apple will in the meantime the coming months just launch a cheaper variant to cope.
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Kuo estimates that the price for a stripped down version of the iPad Mini, between $ 199 and $ 249 should be placed. His proposal to reduce the cost of the device would be bringing back the memory of 16 gigabytes to 8 gigabytes, and removing the camera on the back of the device (so you can still bubbles).
Kuo shot with his predictions in the past year, several times in the rose nicely if we can believe this. article on AppleInsider