He says it has two cameras, a more refined back casing and some surprises
FORTUNE — In one of his dispatches from a tour of Apple’s AAPL Asian supply chain two weeks ago, Topeka Capital’s Brian White mentioned that an iPad case-maker let him handle what they claimed was a prototype iPad mini.
In note to clients Monday — in which White reminded them that it was he who first coined the name iPad Mini (with a captital M) — he expanded on his brief remarks. Under the heading “Smaller, Lighter, More Refined & Easily Tucked into a Jacket or Purse,” he writes:
His description of the device Apple is expected to unveil Tuesday in San Jose is not much different than other analysts‘, but it’s coming from the only guy who claims to have put one in his pocket.