12" iPad Air Plus size gets compared to current Apple devices, leaves a big impression (video)

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The potential blueprint for the 12" iPad Air Plus that was published last week pegged Apple's upcoming big tablet at dimensions of 305.31 x 220.8 x 7 mm (12 x 8.7 x .28 inches), meaning it would eventually be big enough to house the purported 12.2-inch display, plus the obligatory home button with TouchID fingerprint scanner.

Out of those leaked schematics, a video has emerged, which shows an iPad Air Plus (or whatever Apple decides to call it), sized up to nearly every contemporary mobile device made by the team from Cupertino that is out there. 

As you can see, Apple's alleged answer to those thin and light computers that are popping up with Intel's new Core M processor this holiday season, or the Chromebooks that are replacing iPads in the education market, is quite big for a mobile device, but it's purpose is to be more of a productive, rather than media consumption device only anyway.

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7 Comments

1. rowdysheeter

Posts: 74; Member since: Sep 10, 2014

that will replace my mac book air!

2. ngyixian96

Posts: 91; Member since: Feb 05, 2012

I guess Apple will name it as iPad Pro and put it into a new category. Maybe it got HD retina display which features 5k display which same resolution to the 5k iMac, new OS, 10 hours battery life, dual stereo speaker, and new intel fanless cpu.

6. brrunopt

Posts: 742; Member since: Aug 15, 2013

What category would that be ? with that woud just be like the many Windows tablets/covertible around.. ------- Also most likely will be just a bigger iPad , iOS and Apple A chip ...

3. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Lol iOS on 12 inch display looks hideous!!

4. ianbbaa

Posts: 332; Member since: Mar 20, 2013

note Pro 12 and Surface at least offer multiwindow or split screen....Apple should COPY that multiwindow feature as well in order to use that bigger screen to be more productive not just a bigger toy with bigger icons

7. Napalm_3nema

Posts: 2236; Member since: Jun 14, 2013

"Apple should copy that"? You do realize that multi window implementations weren't just invented for mobile, right? Apple and Microsoft used multiple windows in their OSes before Android even existed, they just haven't implemented them in mobile in their ARM-based OSes.

5. greenelektron

Posts: 537; Member since: Sep 10, 2014

Should have split screen. Expected to be ridiculously priced.

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