What’s Expected Of The Apple iPad 2015-2016 Lineup?

With Apple soon to hold a press conference on Wednesday, September 9th, all eyes are once again on Apple. But as usual Apple is not expected to unveil their new iPads yet, since that’s usually a treat reserved for October. So first up is probably the some new new iPhones. But whenever the new Apple iPad 2015-2016 lineup is announced, what news can we expect this fall? In short, based … more…

Sharp Picked To Deliver iPad Pro Displays

Digitimes is reporting that industry sources are saying Sharp have been picked as supplier of the displays for the upcoming 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro. It says Sharp will deliver the displays while Foxconn’s subsidiary GIS will be responsible for touch modules, lamination and assembly. Samsung Display and TPK are picked as secondary suppliers, with Samsung being responsible for LCD assembly. Samsung have been been providing hardware for iPads and iPhones … more…

12.9-Inch Apple iPad Pro Components Delivery To Start In September

Foxconn assembly line

Monica Chen of Digitimes have it on good authority that the supply chain for the upcoming large 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro, model code names J98 and J99, will start delivering components to the 12.9-inch iPad for production at Foxconn (the current manufacturer of iPad’s) in late September, with expectations of availability of the new iPad after mid-November. Apple is currently said to be cautious about production numbers though, which is … more…

Apple iPad Pro 2732×2048 Resolution Suggested

It’s currently being suggested by developers that by looking at the source code of the iOS 9 currently in beta testing, the upcoming 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro might have a resolution of 2732×2048. iPad Pro is 1366pt wide (so ~1006 tall)? Do the math and at 12.9" at 2X that's 263ppi, matches iPad Air… https://t.co/NyBROGR89V — Steve T-S (@stroughtonsmith) June 15, 2015 It’s based upon the keyboard size, where set … more…

12.9-Inch Apple iPad Pro With Nano Pushed Back to 2016

The last time there seemed to be something definitive going on with the large 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro (code name J98/J99), was back in March when sources said that material supply issues had pushed back the launch to September this year. But now a new source says that (possibly the same) material supply issues are pushing the launch back even further, even into 2016. The rapport comes from Etnews, who … more…

12.9-Inch iPad To Feature Simple Stylus Analyst Speculates

Apple have filed many patents over the years on various stylus designs.

Some new rumors for the upcoming 12.9-inch iPad Pro have surfaced, and this time it concerns the stylus. The rumor details comes from Appleinsider who quotes KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, a man with the best track record in credible Apple rumors yet. He says that he believes the iPad Pro will feature an optional stylus and not an embedded one, believing that an embedded stylus would drive the prices … more…

Apple iPad Pro / Air Plus Launching In First Quarters Of 2015

The 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro is now said to back in the picture, with production supposedly starting in early 2015. (UPDATED: The latest rumor is now for a Apple iPad Air Plus with a 12.2-inch screen, in a 7 mm thick package.) Apple iPad Pro or The Big Apple as I like to call it have been been heard of since 2012, but eventually this year all the rumors died … more…