iPad Air 3, iPad Mini 5 Specs, Release Date, Rumors: Apple Releasing Both iPads Before September iPhone 7 Event?By Mariel Peralta, UniversityHerald Reporter
While many are eagerly waiting for the iPhone 7 lineups and Apple's major event this September, gadget lovers may be in for a treat as the iPad Air 3 and iPad Mini 5 may be released before then. Both the iPad Air 3 and iPad mini 5 did not launch during Apple's event in March this year and it is rumored that both iPads may be released either on June or alongside the iPhone 7 in September.
iPad Air 3 Rumored Release Date, Specs and Details
The iPad Air 3 may be the last of Apple's Air series as the company may never make another one for good. According to rumors, the company may shift their focus on strengthening the iPad Pro line instead, iTech Post reported.
As for the iPad Air 3 specs and features, it is rumored that it will be 6.1mm thick, allowing four speakers and powerful sounds. It may also house a powerful A10 processor and run on a rumored iOS 10 update. The iPad Air 3 may also have a 3D touchscreen similar to the iPad Pros as well.
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iPad Mini 5 Rumored Specs, News and Release Date
Like many succeeding generations, the iPad Mini 5 will also be slimmer than its predecessor, Christian Times noted. Furthermore, it may also come pre-installed with iOS 10 and feature the 3D-touch technology similar to the latest iPhone lineup. The iPad Mini 5 may also feature the Apple Pencil, International Business Times shared.
Apple has not released any official statement regarding the iPad Air 3 and iPad Mini 5 so these speculations may remain as what they are. When do you think Apple will release the iPads? Let us know in the comments below.