Apple Cuts Orders for Upcoming OLED iPad Pros Due to Pessimistic Sales Outlook
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Apple Cuts Orders for Upcoming OLED iPad Pros Due to Pessimistic Sales Outlook

Apple has reportedly cut orders for its upcoming OLED iPad Pro models by 20-30%, indicating a cautious outlook on sales of the new high-end tablets. Industry sources say Apple originally planned to order 10 million units of the new iPad Pros featuring OLED displays, but has now lowered the order volume to a range of…

Leaked Renders Reveal Apple’s Upcoming 12.9-inch iPad Air Design
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Leaked Renders Reveal Apple’s Upcoming 12.9-inch iPad Air Design

Apple is planning to release a new 12.9-inch iPad Air model, marking the company’s first iPad Air with a 12.9-inch screen, according to exclusive CAD renders obtained by 91mobiles. The larger iPad Air will feature a refreshed design while retaining the slim, all-screen form of current models. The 12.9-inch display on the new iPad Air…

What Is The Newest iPad? All Apple iPad Series, Generations In Order
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What Is The Newest iPad? All Apple iPad Series, Generations In Order

Apple first introduced the iPad in 2010, sparking a revolution in mobile computing and tablets. Since then, the company has steadily released updated models and spin-off lines to suit different users’ needs. Understanding the differences between the various iPad offerings can be confusing, so here is a comprehensive guide you can refer to before buying…

Microsoft Upgrades Excel for iPad with Pivot Table Support
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Microsoft Upgrades Excel for iPad with Pivot Table Support

Microsoft has announced an important upgrade to its Excel spreadsheet app for iPads. The latest version now allows users to create and edit PivotTables directly on their iPad. PivotTables are powerful tools for calculating, summarizing, and analyzing spreadsheet data. They help spot comparisons, patterns, and trends across large datasets. Until now, iPad users had to…

[Rumor] LG Secures Majority of OLED Panel Orders for Apple’s First OLED iPad Pro
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[Rumor] LG Secures Majority of OLED Panel Orders for Apple’s First OLED iPad Pro

LG has negotiated a deal to supply the majority of OLED panels for Apple’s highly anticipated first generation of OLED iPad Pros, according to industry sources. The South Korean display maker is positioned to provide between 6.2 and 6.5 million OLED panels per year for the new tablets, surpassing rival Samsung’s planned contribution of up…

iPad Lineup Set for Major Shake-up: All the 2024 iPad Upgrades Previewed

iPad Lineup Set for Major Shake-up: All the 2024 iPad Upgrades Previewed

Apple is planning major upgrades across the iPad lineup in 2024, according to recent reports from leading analysts. This comprehensive refresh comes as iPad sales have declined over 30% in recent quarters. By significantly updating the iPad Pro, iPad Air, iPad Mini and accessories, Apple aims to reinvigorate the tablet market. My series about iPad…

Apple May Bring MagSafe Charging to 2024 iPad Pro Series
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Apple May Bring MagSafe Charging to 2024 iPad Pro Series

Apple is reportedly looking to add MagSafe wireless charging capabilities to its next iPad Pro tablets launching in 2024. The move would allow the high-end iPad models to leverage the same magnetic charging tech used on recent iPhones. Rumblings suggest Apple considered integrating the feature already back in 2021. But engineering challenges likely forced delaying…

Production on 12.9-Inch iPad Air and OLED iPad Pro Displays Now Underway

Production on 12.9-Inch iPad Air and OLED iPad Pro Displays Now Underway

Major changes are ahead for Apple’s iPad portfolio in 2024, according to display industry insider Ross Young. Apple aims to broaden its tablet range with both a larger 12.9-inch iPad Air and a new OLED screen technology coming to the high-end iPad Pros. Shipments of display panels for the bigger iPad Air model have already…

[Discussion] iPad Users Share How They Utilize Their Devices

[Discussion] iPad Users Share How They Utilize Their Devices

A recent discussion on the iPad-focused Reddit community r/ipad revealed that people use their tablets for much more than just streaming shows or passive media consumption. What do you use your iPad for? byu/toranuki inipad The discussion was sparked by Reddit user u/toranuki, who asked what people are using their iPads for now that many…

Apple Shifts Key iPad Engineering to Vietnam, Reducing China Reliance
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Apple Shifts Key iPad Engineering to Vietnam, Reducing China Reliance

(According to Nikkei Asia- December 8, 2023, Reuters) Apple is moving new product introduction (NPI) resources for an iPad model to Vietnam for the first time. NPI involves collaborating with suppliers on design and ensuring manufacturability. The shift sees Apple partner with Chinese company BYD, a major iPad assembler, to allocate NPI resources to Vietnam….

Apple Plans Major iPad and MacBook Upgrades in 2024
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Apple Plans Major iPad and MacBook Upgrades in 2024

Apple will release several major product upgrades in 2024, including revamped iPad and MacBook models, reports Bloomberg. The new devices aim to boost declining sales as economic pressures lead consumers to cut back on non-essential tech purchases. iPad Air Goes Bigger For the first time, the iPad Air will come in two sizes: the existing 10.9-inch…

Apple’s OLED Tablet Plans Revealed in Leaked Roadmap
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Apple’s OLED Tablet Plans Revealed in Leaked Roadmap

A recently leaked product roadmap purports to show Apple’s plans for bringing OLED displays to more devices over the next several years, including a foldable iPad with a 20.3-inch screen in 2026. The roadmap, shared by tech tipster @Tech_Reve on Twitter, indicates 11-inch and 13-inch OLED iPad Pro models arriving in mid-2024. This would mark…

Whimsical Adventure Lost in Play Named Best iPad Game of the Year 2023

Whimsical Adventure Lost in Play Named Best iPad Game of the Year 2023

Transporting players into a world of childlike wonder, Lost in Play has been selected by Apple as the iPad Game of the Year for 2023. This creative point-and-click adventure game developed by Snapbreak Games encourages imagination and puzzle-solving. In Lost in Play, users guide siblings Toto and Gal on a quest through a vibrant, storybook…

Prêt-à-Makeup App Named Best iPad App of the Year 2023

Prêt-à-Makeup App Named Best iPad App of the Year 2023

The innovative makeup planning app Prêt-à-Makeup has been awarded iPad App of the Year in Apple’s 2023 App Store Awards. Created by a team of 13 professionals in Brazil, Prêt-à-Makeup provides a realistic makeup sketchpad experience allowing users to test out and plan makeup looks on their iPad or iPhone. With a library of over…

New iPad Mini 7 Expected in 2024 With Major Upgrades
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New iPad Mini 7 Expected in 2024 With Major Upgrades

Apple fans may need to wait until late 2023 or early 2024 for the next iteration of the compact iPad Mini tablet, according to revered Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. But when it does arrive, the 7th generation iPad Mini looks to bring some of the biggest changes. Headlining the upcoming refresh is an all-new A16…

Timeline For Apple’s iPad Launches In 2024 (Kuo)
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Timeline For Apple’s iPad Launches In 2024 (Kuo)

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo published a good recap of his predictions for Apple’s 2024 iPad lineup on his Medium page today. Kuo has the best track record on coming iPad launches of anyone covering Apple products, so they are worth taking seriously. 2024 Apple iPad Air 10.9 and 12.9. A first iPad Air 12.9 is…