CONFIRMED: Apple Will Release Three New iPads in March 2017; Bezel-Free, Edge-to-Edge Display iPad 10.9-Inch Model is Expected! [VIDEO]By Shunie Pearl Dela Cruz, UniversityHerald Reporter
There are so much things to expect from Apple in 2017. Aside from its upcoming 10th iPhone anniversary celebration, the Cupertino giant is also said to release three new iPads with one bezel-free and edge-to-edge display. See more details here!
Apple Will Release Three New iPads in 2017
Barclays Research analysts reported that Apple is heading towards releasing three new iPad models in March 2017. The research team which is composed of Jerry Zhang, Thomas O'Malley, Christopher Hemmelgarn and Blayne Curtis has also said that Apple will released a refreshed 9.7-inch model, 12.9-inch version and the 10.9-inch which is believed to have a bezel-less and edge-to-edge screen display, The Apple Post reported.
Furthermore, the following are the features that are heavily expected to land in the three new iPad models: retained the 3.5mm audio jack, 12MP rear camera with iSight feature and True Tone flash and quad microphones an enhancement to the recent dual set-up. Barclays Research team report also cited that the 9.7-inch model will be the low-cost one which is identified as the iPad Pro but no further information has been reported for the prices of the other two models.
It can be recalled that KGI Analyst Ming-Chi Kou and the trusted website Mac Otakara have both made a predictions about the 10-inch range iPad Pro that will be released in 2017, according to Mac Rumors. However, the two have different predictions on the screen sizes with Kou for 10.5-inch and Mac Otakara for 10.1-inch.
Apple Will Release Revolutionary iPads in 2018
As reported earlier by Ming-Chi Kou, Apple is gearing towards manufacturing of "revolutionary iPads" in 2018 with flexible AMOLED display features and Touch ID fingerprint sensor embedded in the screen. The on-going negotiations of Apple and Sharp for the OLED panels supply is presumed as successful as the former is reported to release an iPhone 8 with AMOLED display in 2017 for its 10th iPhone anniversary celebration.