According to Kuo, the Cupertino large will launch the 10.8-inch iPad someday later this 12 months, doubtless within the second half, whereas the 9-inch iPad Mini will launch within the first half of 2021. He additionally added that each the brand new iPads will come at reasonably priced price factors.
As it at the moment stands, Apple’s iPad line-up consists of the iPad Mini, iPad Air, iPad, and iPad Pro, which obtained an improve earlier this 12 months with LiDAR scanner and a Magic Keyboard. The present era iPad Mini comes with a 7.9-inch display screen, but when Kuo’s prediction is true, Apple appears to be considering that the smallest pill it affords needs to be no less than 8.5 to 9 inches. Meanwhile, the Seventh-gen iPad has a 10.2-inch display screen, and if Apple launches the Eighth-gen iPad with a 10.8-inch show, that might make it greater than the iPad Air’s 10.5-inch display screen as properly, to not point out, encroaching on the iPad Pro’s 11-inch show territory.
How Apple plans on streamlining its iPad line-up is unclear as of now, however the firm’s line-up hasn’t been probably the most streamlined in recent times anyway, so perhaps it’s embracing the chaos.
Also noteworthy is that Kuo’s observe claims Apple will launch its rumoured AR glasses will launch in 2022 on the earliest. The firm lately introduced its acquisition of NextVR, and whereas that was a VR startup, it’s a robust trace that the corporate is investing in AR/VR expertise and expertise.