The iPad Air and the Retina disply iPad Mini are two tablets that are quite similar, as we've showed in our comparison article. So, if you're looking to buy one of these two, you're probably interested in seeing what are the first impressions and hands-on thoughts. After having a look at the iPad Air roundup with the first impressions, we know turn our attention to the iPad Mini 2. Dieter Bohn with TheVerge: Eric Franklin with Cnet: Brad Molen of Engadget: Kevin C. Tofel of GigaOM: Darrell Etherington with TechCrunch: Chris Davies of Slashgear: Andrew Cunningham of Ars Technica: The iPad Mini with Retina display is definitely one of the best tablets around, and I dare say, the best at its size. With an incredible resolution and desktop-class computing, it's a little tech wonder that will definitely keep us satisfied for more than a year.