Apple for a year, they say, is in the free swimming, and it gives her a reason to ignore the precepts of the founder, who spoke negatively about the idea of release tablets with seven-inch screen. And, it seems, the announcement “Apple tablet” with a 7.85-inch screen is not the fruit of imagination of Western journalists, because the evidence of the existence of this product every day there are more and more.
Earlier this week, The Wall Street Journal mentioned that Apple has already begun the mass production of iPad mini, a Taiwanese portal Digitimes found out that the company is experiencing a shortage of housing for black models of the new device. Today NowhereElse French website published photos of components that are said to belong to the new “apple” product. The images show the headphone iPad mini in black and white.
Photos of alleged gadget has repeatedly has been found in the network. So, on a Chinese website tt.mp.com there were pictures which model of the device is compared with tablets Nexus 7 and Kindle Fire HD, as well as the classic iPad. Ukrainianiphone source said that he got into the hands of real pictures of spare parts for the new gadget.
The back cover mini-tablet in the photo is made from anodized aluminum black. The newspaper also reported that the iPad mini is equipped with a plastic cover under 3G/LTE antenna as all generations iPad, and has a slot for the new Lightning-connector.
As you know, most of the leaks that have appeared on the Internet in anticipation of the iPhone 5, were confirmed. The likelihood that the rumors about the iPad mini would also be true, is very high. The only thing that prevents them to take at face value by 100%, – Steve Jobs prejudice to the 7-inch tablet. In 2010, he called these devices “stillborn” and suggested that for the convenience of using such gadgets, users should “sharpen” his fingers.
At the same time, Fortune magazine has named the date of this presentation iPad mini – according to the publication, it will be held on October 17. Like several producers, Apple will attempt to ship precisely a novelty in the marketplace for the vacation season, which historically accounted for a big a part of gross sales.