According to a new report from Digitimes, Apple’s next-generation 9.7-inch iPad is expected to have 2,048 by 1,536 resolution and 264ppi, a slimmer bezel design and use GF2 touch screen technology, which will make it thinner and lighter. The report states that sources familiar said that the touch panel technology will be supplied by TPK and GIS. Apple will reportedly continue to use Retina display technology from LG Display, Samsung Display and Sharp for both its next-generation iPad and iPad mini, the report said. “Apple is reportedly still choosing whether to useRead More
According to a new report from Digitimes, Google and Asustek Computer, will start shipping the second-generation Nexus 7 at the end of the second quarter. The tablet is then expected expected to hit market shelves in the third quarter. This is based on information from the ‘sometimes reliable’ supply-chain sources. Key highlights from the report include: The new tablet will feature a 7-inch low-temperature poly-silicon (LTPS) panel, produced mainly by AU Optronics (AUO). About one million units of the second-generation Nexus 7 will be shipped in May. Shipments will total around eightRead More
Digitimes is reporting that Apple is set to launch a low-cost iPhone  Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2013 in June. However, the Cupertino-based company is likely to ship in small volume to test the market. This information came from sources from the iPhone supply chain in Taiwan, the report states. “Speculation currently circulating in the iPhone supply chain in Taiwan indicate that Apple plans to launch an inexpensive model targeting emerging markets with initial quarterly shipments of only 2.5-3.0 million units to test market response,”  Ninelu Tu and Steve Shen reportRead More