Leaks always come hot and heavy ahead of Apple’s (AAPL) press conferences and today has been no different. With the press conference set to kick off in about 30 minutes, a video of the company’s iPad mini — or a working prototype, at least — has surfaced courtesy of parts vendor ETrade Supply. Apple’s new smaller iPad is expected to feature a 7.85-inch display and an ultra-thin case, and pricing is rumored to start at $329 for the entry-level model. The full video follows below.

Zach Epstein has worked in and around ICT for more than a decade, first in marketing and business development with two private telcos, then as a writer and editor covering business news, consumer electronics and telecommunications. Zach’s work has been quoted by countless top news publications. He was also recently named one of the world's top-10 “power mobile influencers” by Forbes, as well as one of Inc. Magazine's top-30 Internet of Things experts.