In the past, buyers of cellular enabled iPads have had to select their carrier at the time of purchase. However, with the release of the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3, Apple is introducing a new carrier-agnostic “Apple SIM” installed in devices sold in the U.S. and UK.
Apple’s online store is down once again, as the company prepares it for the kickoff of iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 pre-orders. Apple announced yesterday that pre-orders would begin on Friday, October 17, but didn’t specify the time of day they would begin.
Apple debuted the iPad mini 3 at their event on Thursday. The device received a minor update from last years Retina iPad mini, with a Touch ID fingerprint sensor, and a new gold color option as the only significant changes.
At today’s Apple event, the company debuted the all new iPad Air 2. The new tablet features a über-thin 6.1mm profile, a Touch ID sensor, a faster A8X processor, improved iSight and FaceTime cameras, and a new gold color option.
This is where we’ll do a live summary of today’s Apple event. So come back at 1PM Eastern, 10AM Pacific time for a live summary of what Apple shows off on their big day!
Apple jumped the gun today and updated its iPad User Guide for iOS 8 with screenshots that confirm rumored details about the company’s upcoming iPad updates, due to be introduced at Thursday’s Apple event.
A new report claims Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has landed the contract to produce Apple’s A8X chip that will be featured in the company’s much-rumored 12.9-inch iPad.
It’s just one day before Apple’s October 16 media event, and KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has weighed in with speculation about supplies of the iPad Air 2, and the 27-inch Retina Display iMac that Apple is expected to debut at the event.
Numerous reports have alleged that Apple’s Retina iPad mini would get little, if any, update love this year. However, a new report claims a second-generation Retina iPad mini will debut alongside the the iPad Air 2 at this Thursday’s Apple event.
New images of what is said to be the logic board for the iPad Air 2, indicate the device will include an advanced A8X chip, and possibly 2GB of RAM.
Finland’s Prime Minister Alexander Stubb tells CNBC he knows what to blame for the recent downgrade to his country’s sovereign debt rating: Apple’s iPhone and iPad.
There are just a few days left until Apple’s October 16 event, and new photos of components said to be from an iPad Air 2 have been published. The images include a logic board, home button flex cable, front panel, and a volume control flex cable.
The Wall Street Journal reports Apple and its suppliers are delaying mass production of the 12.9-inch “iPad Pro,” in order to deal with strong demand for the iPhone 6 Plus. The publication says Apple has originally planned to mass produce the larger tablet in December.
Photos of an alleged mockup of a next-generation iPad Air have surfaced in Vietnam. The mockup indicated a slightly redesigned iPad, with a thinner profile, recessed volume buttons, a Touch ID sensor, and a puzzling lack of a mute/orientation lock switch.
A new survey shows that while Apple’s iPhone and iPad remain the most popular devices among teens, interest in the upcoming Apple Watch has actually dropped in the last 6 months.
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