The last rumour we heard about rumoured iPad mini event invites being sent out this week turned out to be false. This time around though, AllThingsD reports Apple will unveil its smaller iPad on October 23rd:
As AllThingsD reported in August, Apple will hold a special event this month, at which it will showcase … Read More
According to a report by Fortune from last week, Apple was expected to send out invitations to the media today, regarding a special ‘iPad Mini’ launch event rumored to take place on Oct. 17th. However, noon has passed without any such invite from Apple which pretty much suggests that the company may actually not hold an event on Oct. 17 after all, notes the Fortune.
“If the company were planning an … Read More
Looks like the ‘iPad Mini’ rumours have started to ramp up. Earlier today, we heard about case makers cancelling their production plans as the supposed 7.85-inch tablet was undergoing last minute changes. Now, the Guardian reports the new smaller iPad will debut with Wi-Fi only:
Apple’s expected “iPad mini” will only come in a Wi-Fi version – but there will also be a revised version of the iPad with 4G … Read More
According to a new report by Japanese blog Macotakara, a large OEM mobile accessory maker has stopped production of ‘iPad Mini’ cases after noticing that newly leaked parts and mockups of the purported device show last-minute design changes. The source hasn’t named the accessory maker though.
Tokepa analyst Brian White, who’s been talking to component suppliers during his trips to Taipei, claims that Apple’s upcoming iPad Mini (or whatever Apple chooses to call it), “could outshine the new iPad in terms of how the device feels in a consumer’s hands”, reports AllThingsD.
The source believes Brian’s claims to be pretty solid based upon similar reports from its own sources regarding the iPad Mini’s … Read More
While Wall Street Journal has previously confirmed that the 7.85-inch ‘iPad Mini’ has already gone into mass production, a new report by the same source is claiming that a number of Apple’s component suppliers have received orders from the Cupertino company to produce parts for more than 10 million units of the purported device during Q4 of 2012.
The source says that Apple is expecting strong … Read More
A previously unknown iPad device designated as ‘iPad3,6′ has shown up in a developer’s application analytics, which according to MacRumors, could represent Apple’s 2013 iPad model. The device also appears to be running either an A6 chip itself or a variation on Apple’s custom A6 design, claims the source.
The report points out that this ’iPad3,6′ device cannot be the widely rumored iPad Mini since that is believed to be … Read More
With the Wall Street Journal confirming the 7.85-inch ‘iPad Mini’ already under mass production, it looks like more smaller iPad renders have emerged online. This time it comes via Gizmodo, as their reader Martin Hajek has produced some stunning renders of what he thinks the next smaller iPad will look like.
From the images below, we see a somewhat smaller iPad … Read More
For those wondering where the CTV iPad app is in the App Store, it has been removed because apparently there will be a big update coming when it returns, according to their twitter account (via @i0livier). The app debuted last September and allowed viewers to catch up on TV episodes right within the app. It was quietly removed from the App Store a short while ago, leaving many customers wondering … Read More
While Wall Street Journal‘s reliable sources have pretty much confirmed that Apple’s speculated 7.85″ iPad Mini has gone into mass production, with LG and AU Optronics ramping up production of the product’s LCD display panels, a new report by DigiTimes seems to suggest that Apple will likely struggle to meet demand when the product launches, due to low yield rates by chassis makers.
The report claims that suppliers have found the … Read More