12.9-inch iPad Pro Rumors: Specs

The next iPad Air might get a key spec upgrade you didn’t get with the iPhone 6

By on September 25, 2014 at 3:51 PM.

The next iPad Air might get a key spec upgrade you didn’t get with the iPhone 6

Apple will unveil at least one new iPad model this year, according to various reports, and Taiwanese publication TechNews has confirmed an earlier report that said only the iPad Air 2 would be coming this October. However, the publication also says that a 12.9-inch iPad Pro is in the works for next year, at which point a new iPad mini might also be released. More importantly, the report says that Apple’s upcoming tablets will get some significant upgrades to improve performance. More →

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12.9-inch iPad Pro vs iPad Air 2 Rumors

Apple’s giant new ‘iPad Pro’ reportedly won’t launch until Q2 2015

By on September 23, 2014 at 8:40 AM.

Apple’s giant new ‘iPad Pro’ reportedly won’t launch until Q2 2015

Apple is expected to unveil a new generation of iPad Air models in the coming weeks, with a fresh report from The Commercial Times suggesting that the updated 9.7-inch iPad Air model will be the only new tablet the company launches this year. The Chinese publication also says that a new Retina iPad mini model is expected to arrive only next year, followed by the bigger iOS tablet certain buyers may be waiting for. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Launch Date

Apple may have another big surprise up its sleeve at the iPhone 6 event

By on September 4, 2014 at 9:22 AM.

Apple may have another big surprise up its sleeve at the iPhone 6 event

Apple may have something special to announce during the upcoming September 9th media event, in addition to the iPhone 6 and iWatch, KGI Securities Ming-Chi Kuo revealed in a note to investors obtained by AppleInsider. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Specs

A thinner, more powerful iPad Air model is in the works

By on September 3, 2014 at 1:00 PM.

A thinner, more powerful iPad Air model is in the works

Apple is reportedly going to introduce a thinner, more powerful iPad Air model this year – often referred to as the iPad Air 2 in existing reports – if Digitimes’ supply chain sources are to be believed. More →

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iPad Air 2 Pictures Leak

Next-gen iPad Air rear shell shown up close in major new leak

By on August 27, 2014 at 12:25 PM.

Next-gen iPad Air rear shell shown up close in major new leak

The next-generation iPad Air isn’t generating nearly as much hype as the upcoming iPhone 6 but it’s still nice to see Apple-releated leaks every now and then that have nothing to do with the company’s next flagship smartphone. Nowhereelse.fr has gotten its hands on some newly leaked pictures of the next-generation iPad Air that show us the new tablet’s rear shell up close. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Pictures

Key next-gen iPad Air components revealed in leaked pics

By on August 21, 2014 at 9:05 AM.

Key next-gen iPad Air components revealed in leaked pics

In addition to the highly anticipated iPhone 6 that’s set to be unveiled on September 9th, Apple will also update its iPad line this year and launch new iPad Air and iPad mini models at some point this fall. French publication iPhonote has received images showing alleged components for the iPad Air 2, although don’t expect anything more exciting than flex cables. More →

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iPad Air 2 Specs 2GB RAM

Great news: The next-gen iPad Air might not have miserably wimpy RAM

By on August 20, 2014 at 4:25 PM.

Great news: The next-gen iPad Air might not have miserably wimpy RAM

Specs certainly aren’t everything, but Apple fans should still be relieved to know that the next-generation iPad Air will feature a memory boost up from the 1GB of RAM the first-generation model had. Per MacRumors, Taiwanese publication TechNews is reporting that Apple’s followup to the iPad Air will feature a full 2GB of RAM, which just happens to be the same amount of memory that came with Google’s last Nexus 7 tablet when it was announced more than a year ago. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors: Specs and Release Date

Here’s one killer next-gen iPad Air feature no one is talking about

By on August 12, 2014 at 11:10 AM.

Here’s one killer next-gen iPad Air feature no one is talking about

Apple has started making its 2014 iPad models, Bloomberg has learned, and the company is expected to launch two new tablets in the coming months. While not many details have been shared about the larger 9.7-inch iPad Air 2 model, the publication says that Apple will use a new anti-reflection coating on the tablet, to make the display easier to read. More →

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iPad Air 2 iPad 6 Rumors

Next-gen iPad Air leak reveals key new design features

By on August 4, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

Next-gen iPad Air leak reveals key new design features

Following a series of next-gen iPad Air leaks purportedly showing the design of the iPad Air 2, an accessory maker from Taiwan has posted new photos on Weibo depicting the alleged back case of the upcoming tablet, which were picked up by Macotakara and Nowhereelse. More →

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Apple Manufacturing New Products

Massive increase in R&D spending suggests awesome new Apple products are on the way

By on July 25, 2014 at 3:55 PM.

Massive increase in R&D spending suggests awesome new Apple products are on the way

It’s been a long time since Apple had anything to prove in the mobile world, but as iPhone iterations have become increasingly indistinguishable from one another, the Cupertino crew realized it might be time to catch up with the rest of the industry. And catch up they will — this year’s iPhone 6 display is expected to stretch to 4.7 inches and its phablet counterpart might feature an enormous 5.5-inch display. More →

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iPad Air 2 Leaked Pictures

New leak offers our best look yet at the next-gen iPad Air

By on July 4, 2014 at 9:00 AM.

New leak offers our best look yet at the next-gen iPad Air

We’ve had more than our fill of iPhone 6 mockups, which is why we’re happy to see that mockups for the next-generation iPad Air have started popping up on the Internet as well. Japanese website ASCII Plus has posted several high-quality pictures of a next-gen iPad Air dummy that show us some of the subtle design changes that Apple is planning to make with its next tablet. More →

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iPad Air 2 Rumors

Thinner next-gen iPad Air model with Touch ID compared to current version in new video

By on June 25, 2014 at 3:51 PM.

Thinner next-gen iPad Air model with Touch ID compared to current version in new video

Late summer and early fall this year are going to be huge for Apple. After months without any new products, the company is expected to launch a flurry of new devices beginning with two completely redesigned iPhone 6 models, one with a 4.7-inch display and one with an even bigger 5.5-inch screen. Also expected are a new 12-inch Retina MacBook Air, a new Apple TV, an iWatch, a refreshed iPad mini and a sixth-generation full-size iPad, currently referred to as the “iPad Air 2.”

Now, a mockup believed to be an accurate representation of Apple’s next-gen iPad Air has been shown on video and compared to the current iPad Air model. More →

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