iPad Mini Shipments Expected to Reach 8 Million in 4Q12

Posted December 26, 2012 at 5:23pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 7770 views

Shipments of the iPad mini are expected to reach 8 million in 4Q12, reports DigiTimes.

Taiwan-based makers have prepared 10-12 million iPad mini's worth of components for shipping in the fourth quarter, the sources indicated. However, supplies of touch panels has been insufficient, the sources pointed out. Therefore, only eight million iPad minis are expected to be shipped in the quarter.

It's expected that as yield rates increase, iPad mini shipments could increase to 13 million units for 1Q13.

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rdz - December 27, 2012 at 1:18pm
I can't get over how bad the screen is. If you've used the iPad with retina or even an iPhone you would be shocked at the difference. I feel as f apple is insulting our intelligence and exploiting our loyalty by releasing the mini with such poor resolution.
Rdz - December 27, 2012 at 1:16pm
I can't get
dinesh - December 27, 2012 at 9:24am
This is just from the factory to apple store. I dont think 8 million sold from the store. Its baseless article posted. This is just an advertisement of apple to lure more customer for mini. Lol garbage product. I will only take if it is foc.
morecrap - December 27, 2012 at 5:25am
I don't know why Apple released this pointless device!
Lumia1000 - December 26, 2012 at 9:24pm
I returned my mini X2 due to wifi issue. Will that count?
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