Earlier this week we wrote about a 128GB iPad rumor, Apple today officially announced a new 128 GB version of the fourth-generation iPad with Retina Display. “The 128GB iPad with Wi-Fi and iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular models provide twice the storage capacity of the 64GB models to hold even more valuable content including photos, documents, projects, presentations, books, movies, TV shows, music and apps. ” The 128GB version of the fourth generation iPad will be available from Tuesday, February 5 for a suggested retail price of $799 (US) for the iPad with Wi-Fi model and $929 (US) for the iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular model. » Apple Launching 128 GB iPad on February 5
The iPad mini and the fourth generation iPad are currently available in more than 100 countries worldwide and Apple has just announced that the Wi-Fi + Cellular versions of iPad mini and the new fourth generation iPad with Retina display will be available in China on Friday, January 18. » iPad Mini & Fourth-Generation iPad Launching in China on January 18
Apple has just announced that the Wi-Fi versions of iPad mini and fourth generation iPad will be available in China on Friday, December 7, and the iPhone 5 will be available on Friday, December 14. “iPad mini and the new fourth generation iPad with Retina display are currently available in 42 countries, and iPhone 5 is available in 47 countries, including the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan and the UK.” Chinese product launches have typically lagged well behind those in other countries, but the company has been working to shorten those gaps, since China now accounts for 15% of Apple’s revenues. » Apple Will Launch iPhone 5, iPad Mini, & Fourth-Generation iPad In China This Month
Macrumors report that a number of forum members who pre-ordered LTE models of the iPad mini and fourth-generation iPad have either already received their shipments this morning or are seeing their packages out for delivery. It is unknown when Apple will start selling the fourth-generation iPad and iPad Mini in stores, but AT&T was planning to begin selling the devices this Friday, November 16 and stocks of LTE models have arrived in stores already.
9to5Mac reports that Apple Retail Stores are taking delivery of new fourth-generation iPad models with LTE cellular, but they have not begun sales of them yet. “Apple has begun stocking its U.S.-based retail stores with LTE versions of the fourth-generation iPad. The product is not on sale yet, but they could go on sale at anytime. Stores have been instructed to wait until word from corporate comes through to begin sales.” » Fourth-Generation iPad Models With LTE Cellular Now Arriving At Apple Retail Stores
Shortly after Apple released the fourth-generation iPad, shipping time for the device was set to an estimated one-week. A view days ago Apple changed it to “3-5 business days” and now 9to5mac reports that it appears that Apple has caught up with supply/demand for the iPad 4. “At least Apple’ s U.S. and Canadian online stores now list all Wi-Fi models of the iPad 4 as “in stock”, meaning Apple has supply ready to ship immediately. LTE models are still expected to roll out over the next couple weeks.” » Apple Catches Up With Fourth-Generation iPad Demand, Now In Stock In Online Apple Store
Apple announced that it has sold three million iPads in just three days since the launch of its new iPad® mini and fourth generation iPad. Which is double the amount of the milestone of 1.5 million Wi-Fi only models sold for the third generation iPad. » Apple Sells Three Million iPad Minis & Fourth-Generation iPad 4 Devices In Opening Weekend