$199 iPad mini - Competition crushed. Amazon and Google have to destroy millions of unsold 7-inch tablets.
$299 iPad mini - Competition lives on. iPad mini grabs significant market share in the 7-inch segment, but is not going to dominate.
I vote for a $199 iPad mini. This would make sure Apple owns the complete tablet market. Right now it left the door open for Amazon and Google to carve out their space and it got pretty big. A $199 iPad mini would send the AAPL stock over $1,000 by year end - for sure.
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