Nov 4 2011
As per a report which was published earlier, Apple is planning to launch two new iPad next year. In the report they cite “sources from the upstream supply chain” who claim that Apple will be releasing two significantly different iPad models next year.
According to a report the first iPad which is a small update of iPad 2 dubbed the “iPad 2S”, which will be powered by faster processor & longer battery life. The real new iPad will be iPad 3 which is going to release in Q3 2012. If previous rumors are anything to go by, this iPad would pack a quad-core Apple A6 chip along with a 2048×1536 Retina Display.
Sources of this reports are Chinese newspaper and online website.
According to DigiTimes: “Apple’s new generation iPad will enter mass production soon with the launch set for March 2012, according to sources from the upstream supply chain; however, the sources revealed that internally Apple does not view the new iPad product as iPad 3, but rather an upgraded iPad 2 and the real iPad 3 will not be launched until the third quarter of 2012 at the earliest.”