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Topic: iPad 3

Bloomberg: LTE-capable iPad 3 production underway, to launch in March

01/13/2012, 05:01 pm

Rumors surrounding Apple's upcoming iPad 3 have been swirling as an expected March launch date quickly approaches, and now sources say the yet-to-be-announced tablet will include LTE and be made by Chinese manufacturer Foxconn.


Morgan Stanley: Apple's next iPhone to be slimmer, may include quad-mode LTE chip

01/13/2012, 02:01 am

Investment bank Morgan Stanley hinted on Friday that Apple's next-generation iPhone will be slimmer when it arrives later this year and could include a quad-mode chip from Qualcomm that would allow for 3G and LTE functionality across all "network flavors."


Rumor: Sharp's IGZO display didn't make the cut for Apple's third-gen iPad

01/12/2012, 12:01 pm

A new report claims Sharp will not be supplying display panels for Apple's third-generation iPad, suggesting its touted IGZO technology will not appear in this generation of devices.


CES: GPU candidates for Apple's next iPad, iPhone are 20 times more powerful

01/10/2012, 04:01 pm

Imagination Technologies announced on Tuesday that its next-generation PowerVR Series6 GPU core family, which could find their way into Apple's future iPhones and iPads, will offer 20 times more performance than the current generation.


Pegatron reportedly lining up orders for third-gen iPad ahead of March launch

01/09/2012, 11:01 pm

Apple manufacturer Pegatron is believed to have received a "small volume" of orders for the third-generation iPad, which is rumored to launch in March, according to a new report out of the Far East.


Rumored March launch of high-res 'iPad 3' portrayed as 'completely accurate'

01/06/2012, 03:01 pm

Rumors of a March launch for Apple's third-generation iPad with a high-resolution Retina Display have been deemed "completely accurate," though a claim that Apple will launch an "iPad 4" this October was written off as "completely made-up nonsense."


Rumor: Apple to ship high-res 'iPad 3' in March, 'iPad 4' with new apps in October

01/06/2012, 08:01 am

Rumors of two iPad model launches in the same calendar year were rekindled again on Friday, with a new, questionable report claiming Apple plans to debut a third-generation iPad in March, while an "iPad 4" will arrive in October of this year.


$299 iPad 2 seen shaking up tablet market, Amazon's Kindle Fire

01/03/2012, 08:01 am

Though Apple already dominates the tablet market, the company could ward off growing competition and increase its sales even further by selling the iPad 2 for as low as $299, one analysis has projected.


Unverified photo may show pre-production iPad 3 Retina Display

12/30/2011, 04:12 pm

An unverified photo from a Korean Apple forum claims to detail the rumored iPad 3's display, and reveals a subtle change from the iPad 2 that could suggest a higher resolution panel is being sourced for the upcoming tablet.


Apple again rumored to switch to IGZO displays for 'iPad 3'

12/29/2011, 11:12 pm

Industry sources claim Apple will move away from in-plane switching display technology in favor of IGZO flat panels for its mobile products, starting with its third-generation iPad early next year.


Apple has no plans to release 'iPad 3' or television at Macworld or CES

12/29/2011, 03:12 pm

Dispelling a questionable rumor that Apple would unveil a third-generation iPad at the forthcoming Macworld conference, a new report plainly states Apple has no such plans.


Purported parts for Apple's 'iPad 3' suggest 30-pin dock connector will remain

12/29/2011, 12:12 pm

New components claimed to be from Apple's third-generation iPad show continued use of the 30-pin dock connector, potentially dispelling rumors that it would be replaced with a smaller form factor.


Apple reducing iPad 2 orders, but 'too early to tell' if it will be phased out

12/29/2011, 11:12 am

Apple has begun reducing orders for the iPad 2 ahead of the unveiling of a new third-generation iPad, but it's not yet known whether Apple will keep the iPad 2 around at a discounted price.


Rumor: Apple to unveil high-end, mid-range third-gen iPads in January

12/28/2011, 11:12 pm

An unverified report out of the Far East claims that Apple will unveil in January 2012 two new models of the iPad, with one high-end version featuring an 8-megapixel camera and a mid-range model equipped with a 5-megapixel shooter, but the rumor has quickly been dismissed as unlikely.


Foxconn to double size of iPhone plant making it biggest in world

12/26/2011, 05:12 pm

Chinese manufacturer and Apple partner Foxconn plans to expand the size of its iPhone-producing Zhengzhou plant, with the $1.1 billion construction expected to make it the largest smartphone-producing facility in the world.


Rumor: Apple wants to launch 'iPad 3' on Feb. 24 birthday of Steve Jobs

12/23/2011, 01:12 pm

A new rumor from the Far East claims Apple is looking to launch a third-generation iPad next year on Feb. 24, which is the birthday of Apple co-founder Steve Jobs.


Apple viewed as unlikely to launch 7-inch iPad in 2012

12/23/2011, 11:12 am

Though Apple is believed to have built prototypes for a 7-inch iPad, and rumors of such a device launching persist, one Wall Street watcher doesn't believe Apple will release a 7-inch tablet in 2012.


7" panel orders reportedly overtake 9.7" shipments as iPad 2 production draws down

12/21/2011, 11:12 pm

Growing interest in 7-inch tablets from Amazon and Barnes & Noble has led to a spike in panel shipments even as Apple is believed to be drawing down production of the iPad 2 in preparation for its next-generation tablet, resulting in reports that 7-inch orders have briefly surpassed those of 9.7-inch panels.


Redesigned iPhone 5, expanded iPad lineup anticipated from Apple in 2012

12/21/2011, 08:12 am

Apple's growth next year and beyond is expected to be driven by a redesigned iPhone, as well as a potential expansion of the iPad lineup into both lower and higher price points, according to a new analysis.


Apple again rumored to launch 7" iPad in 2012

12/16/2011, 12:12 am

Asian supply chain sources are now claiming Apple will release a 7.85-inch iPad by the fourth quarter of 2012 to face off against competition from smaller tablets such as Amazon's Kindle Fire.