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Apple sold record 3 million iPad mini and iPad 4 units during launch weekend

Apple sold record 3 million iPad mini and iPad 4 units during launch weekend

posted: 05 Nov 2012, 08:31

The rumors for the iPad's death seem to be a bit premature, as Apple just announced it has sold no less than 3 million iPads during the launch weekend. The sales aggregate consists of both the iPad mini and...

iPad mini teardown pegs bill of materials at $188

iPad mini teardown pegs bill of materials at $188

posted: 05 Nov 2012, 02:29

IHS iSupply have done their usual iPad mini teardown and bill of materials estimate, and they peg the cost to build it at $188, including assembly labor. For a tablet that starts at $329, this represents a 43% gross margin, with net probably...

Apple iPad mini can now be ordered for next-day pick up at the Apple Store

Apple iPad mini can now be ordered for next-day pick up at the Apple Store

posted: 04 Nov 2012, 18:44

If you don't want to wait two weeks for your Apple iPad mini after you order it, you can wait until after 10pm to go online and arrange to pick up your Apple iPad mini unit directly from the nearest Apple Store...

See the new Apple iPad mini piano ad

See the new Apple iPad mini piano ad

posted: 03 Nov 2012, 13:02

Want to hear a bit of "Heart and Soul." than go right ahead and watch the latest ad from Apple for the Apple iPad mini; the name of the ad is "Piano" and it features the GarageBand app on both the full-sized and bite-sized iPad...

Wu: Apple iPad mini will take business from Windows 8 this holiday season

Wu: Apple iPad mini will take business from Windows 8 this holiday season

posted: 03 Nov 2012, 00:58

Sterne Agee analyst Shaw Wu says that the newly released Apple iPad mini will be taking business away from Windows 8 devices this holiday season; Wu sees Apple's competition to be Microsoft Surface tablets and...

Smaller lines spotted for the launch of the Apple iPad mini

Smaller lines spotted for the launch of the Apple iPad mini

posted: 02 Nov 2012, 17:18

Apple rolled out the new 7.9 inch Apple iPad mini on Friday and early indications are that the lines at locations around the world from Hong Kong to Australia and Japan have been smaller than the lines seen for other Apple product...

First dashboard iPad mini appears in Tampa just hours after the tablet's launch

First dashboard iPad mini appears in Tampa just hours after the tablet's launch

posted: 02 Nov 2012, 10:40

Putting aftermarket stuff in the car dashboard is a favorite American pastime, and the iPad mini got the treatment just hours after its launch today. Soundwaves of Tampa installed Apple's smaller tablet...

iPad mini survives drop test, Nexus 7 isn't so lucky

iPad mini survives drop test, Nexus 7 isn't so lucky

posted: 02 Nov 2012, 07:45

The iPad mini and Nexus 7 are two of the hottest small tablets right now. While we can have endless arguments as to which one is better and why, however, the dudes from Android Authority have decided to... put an end to all arguments...

Apple iPad mini torn down: stereo speakers, screen from Samsung

Apple iPad mini torn down: stereo speakers, screen from Samsung

posted: 01 Nov 2012, 08:20

If you wanted to see the Apple iPad mini from the inside you are not alone, and what’s more important - now you can…

Amazon mistake: Apple iPad mini has stereo speakers

Amazon mistake: Apple iPad mini has stereo speakers

posted: 31 Oct 2012, 23:53

Amazon's attack on the Apple iPad mini included a comparison chart showing features on the Amazon Kindle Fire HD that are missing from Apple's byte-sized tablet such as an HD screen; Amazon did go wring by claiming that the Apple iPad...

Apple iPad mini first reviews recap

Apple iPad mini first reviews recap

posted: 31 Oct 2012, 08:43

The first Apple iPad mini reviews are out and they are extremely positive. The 7.9-inch tablet by Apple is praised for its premium unmatched design and while some criticize Apple's $329 pricing…

Would you pay $700,000 for an Apple iPad mini case?

Would you pay $700,000 for an Apple iPad mini case?

posted: 30 Oct 2012, 22:34

If you are looking for a great gift to go along with that new Apple iPad mini that someone you know is buying on Friday, how about buying them a case to go along with their new tablet; the National Sapphire Company has a jeweled case...

Team Coco makes fun of the iPad mini again, few extra models showcased

Team Coco makes fun of the iPad mini again, few extra models showcased

posted: 30 Oct 2012, 03:15

Since a single iPad mini parody is anything but enough, Team Coco has released a new humorous video poking fun at Apple's new tablet. But this time, the focus isn't on how consumers are inclined to buy anything with...

iPad mini pre-orders sold out across the board

iPad mini pre-orders sold out across the board

posted: 29 Oct 2012, 15:35

It was a pretty quick sell-out on the 16GB models of the iPad mini, and all models of the white iPad mini, but now it looks like all of the pre-orders are sold out across the board as the Apple website is showing shipping delays on all models...

Apple iPad mini parody hits the web

Apple iPad mini parody hits the web

posted: 29 Oct 2012, 09:12

The Apple iPad mini pre-orders are already sold out with shipping dates pushed into two-week territory, but with this being an Apple device and so similar to previous iPads…

Much more for much less: Amazon directly attacks the iPad mini on its home page

Much more for much less: Amazon directly attacks the iPad mini on its home page

posted: 29 Oct 2012, 05:10

Amazon touts its screen pixel density advantage, the stereo speakers compared to the mono output from Apple's mini tablet, and the MIMO Wi-Fi radio inside. All for less than two thirds of the iPad mini...

16GB Wi-Fi only Apple iPad mini in black joins all white units in selling out

16GB Wi-Fi only Apple iPad mini in black joins all white units in selling out

posted: 27 Oct 2012, 23:50

All white versions of the Apple iPad mini along with the 16GB version in black are now on backorder according to Apple's website; the 32GB and 64GB variants in black are still available for pre-order with...

Apple already running out of white iPad minis, shipping date pushed back

Apple already running out of white iPad minis, shipping date pushed back

posted: 26 Oct 2012, 04:34

"Hey, buy some of the black iPads, will you?" - Such must be the thoughts of Tim Cook and company right now. Not that we didn't expect it, but it happened almost surprisingly fast - due to inability to answer to...

The Apple iPad mini can now be pre-ordered

The Apple iPad mini can now be pre-ordered

posted: 26 Oct 2012, 02:44

Starting at $329, the iPad mini can now be pre-ordered from Apple's online store. The tablet is available in both Wi-Fi only or Wi-Fi + cellular variants...

Cook on the risks of iPad mini: Apple has

Cook on the risks of iPad mini: Apple has "learned not to worry about canibalization of our own product"

posted: 26 Oct 2012, 02:19

The Apple iPad mini is now official, but just days before many argued that it wouldn’t make sense for Apple to announce a smaller iPad…

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