Join        Login             Stock Quote

More 'mini-iPad' rumors surface

Monday, April 16, 2012 6:53 PM

SAN FRANCISCO, April 16 (UPI) -- A Chinese Web site says a "mini iPad" will be released this year to go up against Windows 8-based tablets.

Chinese Web portal NetEase says the smaller Apple device could cost $249 to $299, with 6 million devices ready to go at launch this year, PC Magazine reported Monday.

Other tech sources have reported Apple currently is working with a 7.85-inch tablet model in its labs.

Daring Fireball writer and Apple observer John Gruber said "numerous" people have told him Apple has been "noodling with" the size of the iPad, which currently has a 9.7-inch screen.

A Samsung official whose name was not reported told The Korea Times Apple plans to launch a smaller iPad by the end of the year.

Apple has made no announcements about its tablet plans and is still busy rolling out its third-generation tablet, set to be released Friday in South Korea and 11 other countries.

(Source: UPI )
(Source: Quotemedia)


Fundamental data is provided by Zacks Investment Research, and Commentary, news and Press Releases provided by YellowBrix and Quotemedia.
All information provided "as is" for informational purposes only, not intended for trading purposes or advice. iStockAnalyst.com is not an investment adviser and does not provide, endorse or review any information or data contained herein.
The blog articles are opinions by respective blogger. By using this site you are agreeing to terms and conditions posted on respective bloggers' website.
The postings/comments on the site may or may not be from reliable sources. Neither iStockAnalyst nor any of its independent providers is liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein. You are solely responsible for the investment decisions made by you and the consequences resulting therefrom. By accessing the iStockAnalyst.com site, you agree not to redistribute the information found therein.
The sector scan is based on 15-30 minutes delayed data. The Pattern scan is based on EOD data.