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Topic: iPad 3

Apple's next-gen iPad arriving in 3-4 months, suppliers say

12/12/2011, 12:12 am

Sources within Apple's supply chain have suggested that the next generation of iPads will arrive on the market in the next 3-4 months.

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Apple's third-gen iPad rumored to arrive in February 2012

12/08/2011, 07:12 pm

Rumors of a new iPad continue to grow, with Citigroup now saying Apple's next-generation tablet device is on schedule for a February, 2012 launch.

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Apple's iPad 3 will be slightly thicker with same screen size - rumor

12/07/2011, 04:12 pm

Apple's third-generation iPad will be slightly thicker than the iPad 2, but will have the same 9.7-inch screen size, and will continue to support the magnetic Smart Cover, according to a new report.

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Apple said to be discussing 2012 launches of LTE 4G iPad, iPhone with carriers [u]

11/30/2011, 01:11 pm

Apple is gearing up to release new iPad and iPhone models in 2012 that will connect to long-term evolution 4G high-speed data networks, according to a new report [updated].

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Apple seen selling iPad 3 HD, iPad 2S and iPad 2 in 2012

11/29/2011, 01:11 pm

Apple is seen expanding its tablet lineup significantly in 2012, offering a third-generation iPad with a high-resolution screen alongside a faster "iPad 2S" with the same resolution as its predecessors, as well as a discounted iPad 2.

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Hitachi & Sony working with Apple on 4-inch iOS device, iPad 4 to see new display technology

11/26/2011, 11:11 am

Hitachi and Sony are reported to have teamed up to supply Apple with 4-inch LCD displays for an unspecified iOS device that will hit the market in 2012. Meanwhile, Apple is also said to be working on a fundamentally distinct display technology for the iPad 4.

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WSJ: Apple investing in Sharp plant for iPad 3 displays

11/25/2011, 08:11 pm

Sharp is said to be ramping up production of LCD panels for the next-generation iPad after an investment from Apple for its manufacturing facilities, according to a new report.

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Sharp rumored to provide IGZO displays for Apple's next iPhone, iPad

11/23/2011, 09:11 am

A new report claims that Apple will turn to Sharp and switch to new IGZO LCD panels for both its next iPad and iPhone, allowing for thinner devices packing high-resolution displays with low power consumption.

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Rumor: Display suppliers shipping 3M iPad 3 panels for assembly in Jan. 2012

11/17/2011, 10:11 pm

Samsung, LG Display and Sharp have begun shipping high-resolution displays for Apple's next generation iPad as Foxconn prepares to begin assembly in January 2012, a new report claims.

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Apple reportedly reduced iPad 2 orders because it bought 16M last quarter

11/17/2011, 07:11 am

An overabundance of iPad 2 components purchased by Apple last quarter has allowed the company to actually draw down its orders ahead of the holidays due to an excess of parts, which will allow it to build between 4 million and 5 million units.

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Pulled article claimed LG will make displays for 'iPad mini' & 4-inch iPhone

11/15/2011, 01:11 pm

A report from Korea this week that was published and quickly pulled claimed that LG is in discussions with Apple to supply screens for a new "iPad mini" with a smaller screen, as well as a sixth-generation iPhone with a larger display.

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Retina Display for iPad 3 would enable precision required for pilots, doctors

11/08/2011, 05:11 pm

While Apple billed the iPhone 4's Retina Display largely as a nicer way for consumers to view photos, a similar pixel density for iPad 3 would unlock very valuable capabilities for professionals, including pilots using the tablet for electronic charts and doctors using it for medical imaging.

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Apple leaning toward dual-LED light bars for iPad 3's Retina Display

11/07/2011, 06:11 am

With Apple's next-generation iPad expected to adopt much higher resolution displays, the electronics maker and its component suppliers are reportedly challenged with designing new backlight solutions capable of maintaining the tablet's existing level of brightness with the higher density panels.

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Apple stockpiling 2M third-gen iPad units by end of 2011

11/04/2011, 08:11 am

To ensure it has enough supply of a thinner, higher-resolution third-generation iPad at launch next year, Apple reportedly plans to have around 2 million units already built by the end of 2011.

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Rumor: Apple manufacturers facing difficulties with high-res screens for iPad 3

10/27/2011, 02:10 am

Apple's suppliers are said to have come up against challenges in their efforts to mass produce a high-resolution Retina-like display for the iPad 3, a new report claims.

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Apple rumored to be building iPad 3 with new, smaller dock connector

10/21/2011, 02:10 pm

Apple's forthcoming third-generation iPad will have a newly redesigned dock connector, and will be released no earlier than March 2012, according to a new report.

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LG, AU Optronics allegedly supplying 7.85" iPad screens to Apple

10/18/2011, 11:10 am

Rumors of a "mini" iPad continue to persist, with a new report out of Taiwan claiming that Apple has purchased 7.85-inch displays for a smaller version of its touchscreen tablet.

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Samsung to supply quad-core A6 CPU to Apple despite legal battle - report

10/17/2011, 10:10 am

Samsung is expected to remain the primary chip supplier for Apple and its anticipated next-generation A6 processor despite a bitter patent dispute between the two companies, according to a new report.

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Apple rumored to counter Amazon Kindle Fire with 'iPad mini' in 2012

10/12/2011, 09:10 am

Spurred by the recently announced Amazon Kindle Fire and its $199 price, Apple is rumored to be exploring a new low-cost iPad for release in the first few months of 2012.

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Apple seen in 'no rush' to release iPad 3 as competitors struggle

09/16/2011, 08:09 am

Apple reportedly has prototypes for its third-generation iPad already circling in its supply chain, but no new model is expected to arrive this year as a true second-place tablet has yet to emerge.

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