Many users expect to release in October, a new model of the tablet iPad mini, the main feature of which will display Retina. However, some analysts have expressed doubts about the fact that Apple will be able to start selling such a device before the end of this year.
According to the director of IHC iSuppli Rhoda Alexander, next month, the American giant computer electronics will present only the 9.7-inch iPad 5 tablet . The premiere of the new iPad mini with ultra-sharp display may be delayed. Referring to the information received from the supply chain Apple, he says that iPad mini 2 is not yet ready for mass production in October. According to the analyst, the current situation indicates that in sufficient quantities to meet demand release of Retina iPad mini, likely to begin in the first quarter of 2014.
Judging from the latest leaks, design iPad mini 2 will match the original model. The device should get the display with a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels (324 ppi). It is also known that the new product will get a fingerprint scanner and a quad-core A6 processor graphics, which is now used in the iPad 4. It is believed that Apple will launch the new colors for buildings iPad mini: «Space Grey” and “gold” in addition to the traditional white version.
In this case, it is likely that Apple will announce a new iPad mini in October, along with the iPad 5. However, deliveries will begin later models – for example, near the end of the year. Announcement of new products Apple is expected on October 15 .