22
Apr
Just 6 months after release of iPad mini with Retina display Apple is discounting their refurbished ones by 15%. Apple has finally offered much awaited discount on iPad mini models. 16GB Wi-Fi only iPad mini with retina in silver is reduced by $60 off to $339. Greater discount of $80 is offered on 32GB model of same iPad mini and you can now order it for mere $419. Buyers can also opt in a 64GB model with $90 off. The total of this WiFi only model would come out to $509. Both 32GB and 64GB models are available in silver and space grey. Much like the new iPads, all refurbished iPads have brand new casing and battery; they are also extensively tested and certified with Apple's one year Read more [...]
Categories : inews,iPad Mini
21
Apr
New iPad Air should be much thinner than the current one thanks to integrated LCD in the front panel. Current iPad Air does not have extra LCD layer as part of its front panel assembly. Leaked photos of Dutch site One More Thing indicate that LCD may be integrated in the front panel, which would make new iPads even thinner. Apple may of course choose to use the few extra millimetres to add stronger battery. Kyle Wiens from iFixit, a famous teardown place, suggested that this would make repairs of upcoming iPads much more difficult. It is unlikely though that Apple gives rat's ass about how complex iPad repairs are. They are after all in market of selling iPads and more the better. Read more [...]
Categories : Apple rumours
15
Apr
KGI Securities predicts that the new iPad Air will launch earlier this year, feature A8 processor and Touch ID scanner. The super-sized iPad won't be seen until 2015. Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities offers his best predictions into Apple products' for 2014. As seen in diagram below, the first product to make it out of Apple's production lines will be a cheaper iMac in the second quarter. The lower cost iMac is likely to boost sales of these all-in-one desktops. Third quarter is expected to be busy with launch of new generation of iPad mini and iPad Air. Much rumoured is launch of Apple's first smart-watch the iWatch in the same quarter. Apple works on two new iPhones to replace the current Read more [...]
Categories : Apple rumours,Articles,iPad rumours
14
Apr
Leaked photos of Apple's production of upcoming iPhone 6 surface via Weibo in China. Leaked pictures of Foxconn's production of iPhone 6, tools and dies as well as schematics appear on Weibo social network, the Chinese alternative to Google. The above pics of technical documents, do appear to be that of iPhone 6 although we cannot be sure. Apple is rumoured to work on two models of iPhone 6, the larger 5.5 inch model and smaller 4.7 inch one. The larger model has reportedly been delayed due to production issues till next year. Pictures of crystals have been seen for a while and now we see these iPhone moulds that appear to be credible, although have not been confirmed. Here are Read more [...]
Categories : Apple rumours
9
Apr
Worldwide Developers Conference has been announced to take place at Moscone West in San Francisco on June 2nd through 6th. The annual WWDC conference will have over 100 lectures and sessions where over a thousand engineers will assist iOS and OS X developers. Two months seem like a long way ahead and we already have some ideas as to what is going to be discussed and offered in terms of upcoming iOS. The new mobile operating software iOS 8 is still in the making and it's operational code name is Okemo. Popular iOS design of Jony Ive is not likely to change. We are expecting the new iOS 8 to be revamped with new native apps and services and hopefully fewer bugs. Apple is very likely Read more [...]
Categories : Articles,iOS