Apple Inc (AAPL) To Start Production Of Fifth-Generation iPad 5 In July-August

Must Read

Zomato Offers Unlimited Free Delivery To Match Swiggy Super

The competition between Zomato and Swiggy is bound to intensity as both the food delivery unicorns have created a...

3 Most Common Mistakes Social Media Marketers Are Committing In 2016

In their quest for greater sales and increased ROI, the self-appointed “digital marketing guru” has lost touch with what...

Elon Musk Puts His Weight Behind Epic Games Against Apple!

Elon Musk and Apple has a kind of weird connect. As Elon is known to be too vocal when...

Apple Inc (AAPL) is reported going to start the production of fifth-generation full-size iPad- could be titled as iPad 5 – from July-August this year, according to a new rumor floated by Taiwanese website DigiTimes. The fifth-generation iPad 5 would be slimmer and lighter than currently on shelf iPad 4. Besides, the screen would be provided by LG and Sharp while touch panel will come from TPK.

Though DigiTimes doesn’t hold much value as a reliable source when it comes to Apple rumors, the site has claimed to sneaked the information from various part suppliers. The earlier rumor claimed that Apple could launch new iPad in the month of April. Though, there is no such sign for any major Apple product release till date, we just can’t the fact if Apple surprise us with a short notice of an event.

Apple Inc iPad 5 production

Definitely, it’s time for Apple to gear up for a fifth-generation of iPad as Tablet market is slipping down from Apple’s hand lately. In Q4, 2012 Apple managed to ship 22.9 Million iPad, a 50% surge compare to same duration in 2011. However, Android managed to improve shipment figure by more than 300% in Q4 2012, compare to same time a year back. While Apple market share dived down from 54.7% in Q4 2011 to 35.7% in Q4 2012, Android’s Tablet market share shaped up to 62.5% in 2012 from 44.6% in Q4 2011.


Global Tablet OS shipments in Q4 2012

Taking all such trends into consideration, its important for Apple to float a revolutionized iPad in the market anytime soon. Apple iPhone 5S launch rumor is betting for July-August, while the most-speculated iWatch could be launched by end of this year.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

Microsoft’s Top 5 Acquisitions: Big Fail To Big Gains To $2 BIllion Club

Microsoft is the only publicly traded company, besides Apple, that enjoys market cap over $2 trillion. Founded in New...

In-Depth: Dprime

Will ‘TikTok By Microsoft’ Be A Winner?

For the last two years, TikTok has been in the public eye for all sorts of reasons. First, it was the exploded and unparalleled...

Facebook Subscription Model: Looking Beyond Ad Dollars?

Seldom do job listings create a stir this gripping. However, when the job listing in question is a stealth post from Twitter, with a...

Will The Online Food Delivery Market in India End Up Becoming A Two-Horse Race?

It's pretty much evident that the food delivery space in India is all set to get riled up soon enough as one of the...

More Articles Like This