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Apple May Launch Three New iPad Pro Models around Spring 2017

5 Oct

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

As per rumors that have recently made their way to the web, Apple may be about to launch a triplet of all new, iPad Pro devices. From what we have gathered, the models that will be released include a 7.9-inch, 9.7-inch, and 12.9-inch variants and come with standard features. So yes, Apple may be be looking to diversify its offerings and reach customers looking for large as well as smaller devices that packs almost the same punch. (more…)

Apple’s 9.7 Inch iPad Pro To Have 12 MP Camera, May Launch On 21 March

2 Mar

By Jeet Suthar, The Tech Portal

We all know that Apple is building a 9.7-inch iPad Pro instead of iPad Air 3. The tablet is said to come with the same internals as its bigger version – the 12.9 inch iPad Pro. But, the latest report from 9to5Mac suggests that it may surpass 12.9 inch iPad in terms of camera. (more…)

Apple’s 12.9 inch iPad Pro Runs Into Screen-Freeze Issue

23 Nov

By Zuber Ahmad, The Tech Portal

Apple’s first of a kind 12.9 inch iPad has run into an ‘operational road block’ as the latest installment in the series gets a screen-freeze every time after a recharge. Apple has been quick to respond to the complaints from the users and is reportedly investigating the issue. (more…)

iPad Product Line Revenue to Stabilize: KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo

24 Oct

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in an Oct. 22 report that despite iPad shipments continuing to drop, Apple’s revenue from the product line should stabilize soon. (more…)

Compared with Surface Pro, iPad Pro May Fall Short in the Enterprise

11 Sep

Apple announced its large-size tablet computer iPad Pro on Sept. 9. The 12.9-inch tablet, with its Apple Pencil and the full‑size keyboard, seems more suitable in the workplace, compared with its predecessors that were with an emphasis on entertainment. However, it may be difficult for the iPad Pro to compete with Microsoft’s Surface Pro in the enterprise, as the latter has established a reputation after three generations. (more…)

iPad Market Share Falls Below 25% as Tablet Market Continues to Decline

31 Jul

News source: Rahul Punyani, The Tech Portal

It’s not surprising to witness iPad’s sale slumping gradually, which falls in line to the declining quarter for global tablet market. Although, Apple remains  to be the largest vendor in the tablet segment, its worldwide market share fell below 25% year-over-year , as per new figures from IDC. (more…)

Qualcomm’s Wireless Charging Tech Could Do The Trick For Metal-Bodied iPhones

31 Jul

News source: Deepanshu Khandelwal, The Tech Portal

While wireless charging has found its way in a select Samsung devices, the tech is yet to feature on Apple’s iPhones/iPads/iPods. And the reason behind Apple’s inability to put in this tech can largely be attributed to the metal backs of these devices. However, a new Qualcomm tech could bring about a change. (more…)

TechNews Exclusive: Sharp and Samsung Said to Supply iPad Pro Panels

4 Jul

Sharp and Samsung have reportedly been selected by Apple to supply the panels for the 12.9-inch iPad Pro, and the former may be the primary supplier following a recent small-scale trial production, according to information from the industry obtained by TechNews. Despite competing for a spot in Apple’s supply chain, LG has been considered the second runner-up due to its low yield rates. (more…)

Microsoft’s Sway Debuts On iPad, To Come As A Native App With Windows 10

27 Jun

News source: Deepanshu Khandelwal, The Tech Portal

Microsoft Sway, the little known collaborative tool from Microsoft is debuting on iPad today, along with several improvements to the already available iPhone app. Microsoft has also announced that Sway will ship as a native app along with Windows 10 this summer. (more…)

iPad’s rapid sales decline could hurt Taiwanese contractors

27 Feb

Sales of Apple’s tablet devices have been on the decline, and Samsung’s performance in the tablet sector is nowhere near stellar. The rivalry in the Android camp is costly to Samsung in terms of sales. (more…)