Apple to Launch a 7.85-inch iPad By Q4 2012?

Posted December 16, 2011 at 5:44am by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 11428 views

Apple is reportedly planning to launch a 7.85-inch iPad before the fourth quarter of 2012, according to a DigiTimes report.

In order to cope with increasing market competition including the 7-inch Kindle Fire from Amazon and the launch of large-size smartphones from handset vendors, Apple has been persuaded into the development of 7.85-inch iPads, the sources indicated.

In addition to purchasing 7.85-inch panels from LG Display, Apple will also buy panels from AU Optronics (AUO), indicated the sources, adding that makers in the supply chain are likely to begin production of the 7.85-inch models at the end of the second quarter of 2012.


Rumors of a 7-inch iPad have long been circulating online. In October United Daily News also predicted the release of a 7.85-inch iPad.

Read More


Share
Add Comment
again? - December 19, 2011 at 9:46am
Here we go again! Just SHUT THE F UP!
Peter - December 18, 2011 at 6:11pm
Would rather see a 12" or 13" screen so it can double as a second display for my laptop.
notinamillionyears - December 16, 2011 at 5:47pm
One word "why?"
STEVE - December 16, 2011 at 7:16am
major rumor that would totally fail...
Follow iClarified
Vimeo App Gets Chromecast Support
Vimeo released an update to its iOS app today...
Check Out Google's Proposal for a New Futuristic Campus [Video]
Google has announced plans to build a new fut...
MLB.com At Bat App Gets Major Update for 2015 With New UI, Navigation, More
VLC for iOS Returns to the App Store With Support for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
Download These Beautiful Apple 'Spring Forward' Event Wallpapers for iPhone, iPad, Desktop