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Rumor Mill: Chips for Second Generation iPad mini and Bendable Galaxy S4 Screens

Rumor Mill: Chips for Second Generation iPad mini and Bendable Galaxy S4 Screens

We’re receiving more cryptic hints about both a second generation iPad mini and a sooner-than-expected launch of the Galaxy S4. Don’t get your hopes up yet folks, these comments are only referring to chip making insights and not items actually in production.We’re receiving more cryptic hints about both about a second generation iPad mini and a sooner-than-expected launch of the Galaxy S4. Don’t get your hopes up yet folks, these comments are only referring to chip making insights and not items actually in production.

Report Claims Next-Gen iPad mini To Feature Retina Display; Next-Gen iPad to be Lighter

Report Claims Next-Gen iPad mini To Feature Retina Display; Next-Gen iPad to be Lighter

Many reviewers, in their mostly positive reviews of the iPad mini, noted that the lack of a Retina Display was a disappointment, especially for users who got used to the brilliant Retina display on the full-sized iPad.

Taiwanese publication DigiTimes reports that according to their sources, the next generation iPad mini will come with a Retina Display.

Why Apple Might Not Ship The iPad mini 2 With A Retina Display

Why Apple Might Not Ship The iPad mini 2 With A Retina Display

Many reviewers, in their mostly positive reviews of the iPad mini, noted that the lack of a Retina display was a disappointment, especially for users who got used to the brilliant Retina display on the iPad 3. Given that Apple hasn’t yet introduced a new product with a Retina display (unless you count the iPhone 5), it’s decision to ship the iPad mini without one isn’t surprising.

We can however estimate when Apple might ship a Retina iPad mini by taking a look at the difficulties involved in doing that.

An Apple Television for Next Holiday Season?

An Apple Television for Next Holiday Season?

Business Insider is citing Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster in speculating that Apple could release an Apple Television (versus the Apple TV puck-sized device) this time next year as well as a slew of other updates throughout 2013.

New iPad and iPhone Models Due in Middle 2013?

New iPad and iPhone Models Due in Middle 2013?

Industry news site DigiTimes is quoting other industry sources that key Apple parts makers will have a great Q1 2013 because Apple is ramping up for new iPad and iPhone models mid next year. While potentially exciting news, should we put too much into these reports just yet?

Second Generation iPad mini Said To Have 324ppi Retina Display

Second Generation iPad mini Said To Have 324ppi Retina Display

This may not come as a surprise to many, but according to DoNews (Google Translation) Apple’s already chosen one of its Chinese suppliers, AU Optronics, for supplying the next generation iPad mini’s display starting from the second half of 2013. AU Optronics already supplies displays for the current iPad mini.