Apple today unveiled the fifth generation iPad calling it the iPad Air. As the name suggests, the latest iPad is much lighter and thinner than its predecessor: 0.4 lbs lighter and 20% thinner to be precise. Even the bezel is 43% thinner than the iPad 4 as was previously reported. As a result, the iPad Air sports a new revamped design.
Based on reports and other rumors it is expected that Apple will officially announce the newest iPad on the 22nd of October, and adding to these itemizations it is regarded that Apple will also be unveiling a Smart cover.
The old cases wont be suitable for the newest iPad. This is because of the fact that the new revelation is based on the outline of the iPad Mini. The unravelling of these smart covers on the same day sounds as a perfect marketing strategy from Apple, which will boost in accruing the sales of their accessories as well as help in killing off the competition from third party accessory makers. Continue reading
Previously during April this year, we had seen several leaks and rumors surface up which highlighted pictorial depictions of white front panel from Apple’s fifth-generation iPad and over the course of time it was revealed that the iPad 5 will mark its arrival as a larger iPad mini than its current appearance. There were also instances wherein several photos displayed the iPad having narrower side bezels.
Also, a video had come into sight which displayed the next-generation iPad’s front panel along-with digitizer which tags along with a rear shell. Continue reading