Apple did in fact unveil a much-anticipated smaller iPad, with a 7.9-inch screen. Here's a slideshow of how today's event unfolded, including the introduction of the fourth-gen iPad, the new Mac Mini, a superthin iMac, and a 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
iPad Mini unveiled
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- As expected, Apple introduced the iPad Mini at a press event this morning. Here, marketing chief Phil Schiller officially unveils the much anticipated device. It comes with a 7.9-inch screen and starts at $329.
The iPad Mini was actually the final product to be shown off at the event. Click ahead for other new products, such as the fourth-gen iPad, a revamped Mac Mini, a superthin iMac, and a 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display.
Apple's new Mac Mini is faster and more capable. The tiny desktop computer, last updated more than a year ago, will have three USB 3 ports while retaining HDMI and Thunderbolt connections. It starts at $599.