Best accessories for iPad mini 6 in 2024

iPad mini 6 accessories
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The best accessories for iPad mini 6 could be a case to keep it protected, a pencil to draw on it with, or an audio source to listen to videos at any point. The iPad mini 6 is a small powerhouse with the still quite good A15 Bionic chip, Ultra Wide 12MP front camera, and that 8.13-inch Liquid Retina Display, so it's worth getting some extras. 

Given that the appeal of the iPad mini 6 is its small size, you will want to pick out accessories that don't make it too bulky, whilst making it a more efficient, or more secure machine. 

The best keyboards for iPad mini 6 will add to it if you plan on using it on the go but this list will be focused on a broad range of accessories in all their forms. 

Here are the best accessories you can find for iPad mini 6.

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Which of the best accessories for iPad mini 6 should you choose?

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The iPad mini 6 is a great machine, and different people will find different ways to use it. The essential accessories for you will absolutely depend on how and where you use your iPad mini 6. If you're going to be doing a lot of creating, (hand) writing/note-taking, drawing, sketching, or painting, you'll certainly want an Apple Pencil 2 to go along with your iPad.

My iPad does quite a bit of traveling with me, so choosing one of the best cases for your iPad 6 is important. Choose the one that suits your needs the best, but I'm traveling with the ESR Ultra Slim Trifold iPad mini 6 Case right now and it's perfect for popping into my carry-on. It adds very little bulk to my iPad mini 6 and yet I feel the tablet is well-protected. It comes in a handful of nice colors from which to choose.

Keep in mind that the iPad mini 6 has a different form factor from all of the previous models. That means that any older cases or other form-fitted accessories are unlikely to fit.

Karen S Freeman

Karen is a contributor to as a writer and co-host of the iMore Show. She’s been writing about Apple since 2010 with a year-long break to work at an Apple Store as a product specialist. She's also a contributor at TechRadar and Tom's Guide. Before joining iMore in 2018, Karen wrote for Macworld, CNET, AppAdvice, and WatchAware. She’s an early adopter who used to wait in long lines on release days before pre-ordering made things much easier. Karen is also a part-time teacher and occasional movie extra. She loves to spend time with her family, travel the world, and is always looking for portable tech and accessories so she can work from anywhere.

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