A few years back, Costco was out of the loop when it came to Apple’s then-current iPad, and the retailer responded by dropping all of Apple’s products in due course. It looks like the times have changed, though, as some Apple-branded products are now available for your purchasing pleasure.
Multiple analyst estimates predict that Apple will see a year-over-year fall in iPad sales in Q2 2014, with the decline ranging anywhere from 23% to 0.7%. So what’s the reason for this fall in sales? Former Apple exec Jean-Louis Gassée thinks that the simplicity of the iPad, and its lack of Pro features is restricting the iPad’s growth.
Apple’s relaunched the fourth generation iPad yesterday, replacing the iPad 2 in the company’s tablet lineup. With a $399 price tag and a reasonable set of specs, you may be wondering whether the full-size tablet is worth purchasing. It’s a difficult decision , especially when you consider the $499 iPad Air and the $399 Retina iPad Mini. So many iPads, which one should you buy? Read on as we discuss each model and offer some buying advice below.
Hot on the heels of a $50 discount on the Retina iPad mini, electronics retailer h.h. greg is offering a discount on the iPad Air and other iPad models.
The iPad 2 held its own against the iPad 3 and iPad 4, but the latest sales data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners suggest interest in the aging tablet is slipping. Instead of the iPad 2, customers are buying up the iPad Air and the iPad mini.