Apple will release three new iPad iPad 2 Pro, «affordable» iPad with the old platform and flagship with the new screen and thin framework
Sales of tablets continue to fall for many quarters in a row. Many manufacturers have stopped releasing new models every year, and some even abandoned this segment.
For example, Apple is, in fact, which originated the market, introduced the iPad Air 2 in October 2014, more than two years ago. And all this time, not much point for a change of generations was not, as the company would not be able to offer something really new.
Whether the new generation is still unknown, but analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (Ming-Chi Kuo) believes that this year Apple will release three new tablet. It will be a new model of the iPad Pro with a huge screen diagonal of 12.9 inches, «affordable» iPad with a display of the usual size of 9.7 inches and the new flagship tablet with a screen diagonal of which will lie in the range of 10-10. 5 inches.
This model will stand out with a thin framework and get the Apple A10X SoC as the iPad Pro 2. And here’s the most «inexpensive» iPad will settle for a single-chip system Apple A9. Despite this, the analyst believes that it is the most accessible of the new products will be 50-60% of the volume of sales of the new tablet of the company.
When will be the announcement of new products is still unknown.