Earlier this yr, Apple expanded its iPad lineup, however evidently there are extra units that the corporate is planning to launch on this product class.
In accordance with a report by MacRumors, Apple goes to launch a 10.8-inch iPad within the second half of 2020. This report cites a analysis be aware from famend Apple tipster and former KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. The report additionally claims that in 2021, the corporate can even launch an 8.5-inch iPad.
The report says that Kuo has not revealed any particulars whether or not or not the alleged 10.8-inch iPad mannequin will exchange the present 10.2-inch iPad or the 10.5-inch iPad Air.
Kuo, as per the report, has additionally mentioned that Apple is anticipated to incorporate a brand new 20W energy adapter within the field with each iPad fashions.
Final month too, Kuo mentioned that Apple goes to launch one 10.8-inch iPad within the second half of this yr and an 8.5-9-inch iPad mini within the first first half of subsequent yr. Each these iPad fashions are claimed to be inexpensive choices from the corporate, following the product technique of iPhone SE as they too are mentioned to pack newest chipsets.
As per the report, that is what the analysis be aware says, “We predict that Apple will launch the brand new 10.Eight inch iPad and eight.5–9 inch iPad mini fashions in 2H20 and 1H21, respectively. GIS would be the fundamental contact panel provider. The 2 new iPad fashions will observe iPhone SE’s product technique, and promoting factors would be the inexpensive price ticket and the adoption of quick chips. We imagine that GIS would be the major contact panel provider for these two new inexpensive iPad fashions as a result of the corporate is the biggest medium-size contact provider, because of the fee benefits of Megasite. We predict that two new inexpensive iPad fashions will considerably contribute to GIS’s income as a result of inexpensive fashions account for 60–70% of whole iPad shipments.”
Again in April, a report by China Occasions that was noticed by Macotakara claimed that Apple might unveil an 11-inch iPad Air within the second half of the yr. That report doesn’t didn’t shed a lot mild on the alleged 11-inch iPad Air mannequin however did declare that it will likely be a low-cost iPad Air and can go in mass manufacturing in Q3.