Munster mash: Apple iPad mini to take 1 million units in sales away from full-sized iPad
sell 95 million iPads in 2013, up from his prior forecast of 86.5 million. The expected 7.85 inch tablet should account for 25% of the total number sold. He also expects Apple to price the iPad between $249 and $299. That would allow the device to compete with the 7 inch low-priced Android tablets like the Amazon Kindle Fire HD and the 8GB Google Nexus 7. Munster expects many buyers of the smaller tablet to pay up for higher storage or for more connectivity options. Some recent speculation has 16 different SKU's available for the Apple iPad mini.
The Apple iPad mini is rumored to sport a 7.85 inch screen and is expected to be introduced at a "by-invitation only" event on October 23rd.