Apple has just posted two new iPad ads for the iPad and iPad mini titled ‘Alive’ and ‘Title’Â on its YouTube page.
The new 128GB iPad is now available on Apple’s online store.
Apple had surprised us by announcing the 128GB version of the 4th generation iPad last week. They had said that it will be available starting todayÂ Â through Appleâ€™s Online Store, Appleâ€™s retail stores and select Apple authorized resellers.
Apple has just announced a new version of the 4th generation Retina iPad with 128GB, twice the storage of the top-end model.
As expected, the Wi-Fi-only model will be available for $799 and the Wi-Fi+Cellular model will be available for $929. The 128GB Retina iPad will be available starting Tuesday, February 5th through Apple’s Online Store, Apple’s retail stores and select Apple authorized resellers.
During the earnings call, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook revealed that 36 more carriers will be offering LTE services to their iPhone and iPad customers next week.
In case you’re not aware, Apple doesnâ€™t enable LTE on the iPhone 5 on a carrierâ€™s network unless it passes the companyâ€™s own set of tests.Â
Couple of weeks back, Sony unveiledÂ its new flagship Android-based smartphone Sony Xperia Z at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2013 to take on Apple’s iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S3.
If there was any question about how well the cellular version of the iPad mini would do in China, you should have your answer with this tip from Apple Store Chinaâ€”you’ll have to wait at least two weeks for an iPad mini of any kind. It’s not just China either, ship dates to customers for the iPad mini in the U.K. is two weeks as well and a week in the U.S. and Canada.
Reuters reports that according to their sources, the production of screens for Apple’s full-sized iPad has fallen to minimum levels at Sharp’s factory in Japan after a gradual slowdown began at the end of 2012.
The report notes that it’s not clear how much of this slowdown is due to seasonal changes or due to a shift in demand for iPad mini.