Bloomberg reported that the new gen iPad will feature a higher-resolution display, Retina probably, a quad-core processor and is expected to go on sale in March.
The companys manufacturing partners in Asia started ramping up production of the iPad 3 this month and plan to reach full volumes by February, said one of the people, who asked not to be named because the details are not public. The tablet will use a quad-core chip, an enhancement that lets users jump more quickly between applications, two of the people said.
» Rumor: iPad 3 Will Have High-Def Screen & Will Go On Sale In March
Digitimes reported that the “battery capacity for the high-end version of Apples new iPad – due to be unveiled in January 2012 – will be increased to 14,000mAH compared to 6,500mAH used currently, according to industry sources.” According to their sources Apple will also unveil two versions of its next-generation tablet, one for the high-end segment and one for the mid-range segment. » Next Gen iPad Double Battery High MegaPixel Camera & Two Models
Macrumors published this picture above which provides some interesting information, it shows 3 new icons for a front facing camera as well as the Apple Camera App and Photo Booth App. These new icons has been found in the new iOS 4.3 Beta 2 that Apple just released, which confirms the next generation iPad will include an camera. » FaceTime, Camera and PhotoBooth Icons Confirm Camera in iPad 2