SAN JOSE, Calif. – Apple has announced the iPad Mini. The device is 7.2 mm thin and weighs 0.68 pounds.

The company also announced a 4th generation iPad, a new iMac in two sizes and a new version of iBooks.

Both iPads will be on sale in Canada on Nov. 2. The mini will start at $329 for the 16 GB model.

  • Citytv’s technology specialist Mike Yawney live-blogged from the Apple event in San Jose, Calif. You can see his coverage below.

Apple has sold 84 million iPads since their debut in April 2010. One of the first competitors to appear was a Samsung tablet with a 7-inch screen.