Apple iPad Mini Rumor Update: 10 million units ordered

|

Apple iPad Mini Rumor Update: 10 million units ordered

 

After hearing numerous rumors from various sources that Apple has started manufacturing a new iPad, smaller than the existing iPads, recently the Wall Street Journal has came up with a report that Apple has ordered more than 10 million iPad Mini units from its part manufacturers for the fourth quarter of this year.

The Wall Street Journal report further states that some component suppliers in Asia say they have received enough orders to make huge units by the end of the year. Those same suppliers said that is double the amount of orders placed by Amazon for the same quarter for its Kindle Fire tablet.

Apple hasn"t officially confirmed its plans to launch a smaller mini-tablet. So the existence of this device is officially not confirmed and still a piece of rumor.

However, according to ongoing rumors, iPad is expected to feature a 7.85-inch screen to compete against 7-inch tablet market brands including Amazon Kindle Fire HD and Google Nexus 7, both arpund the price range of $199 (approx. Rs 10,000). However, the new Apple mini tablet may have a lower resolution -meaning it might not include Apple"s Retina Display technology.

At the same time, previous reports have claimed that Apple would be sending out invitations for a press event to launch the iPad mini on October 10, with the device due to ship on October 17.

Most Read Articles
Best Mobiles in India

Read More About: technology updates ipad mini

Best Phones

Get Instant News Updates
Enable
x
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more