GENERAL CARE TIPS for the iPad mini

Don’t use a screen protector unless…

Apple hasn’t revealed who supplies the glass for its iPad mini screen, but it’s some form of toughened glass – possibly from Gorilla Glass-maker Corning. Treat it reasonably well and it should survive without earning too many scratches.

Do use a case

For better all-round coverage, take a look at Apple’s new Smart Case, which surrounds the whole tablet, or a third-party alternative. We’ll look at some of the best later on.