Apple Announces IPad Retina to Replace Older Model
Published on: 18th Mar 2014
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By: Ian Mansfield
Apple has announced that it is replacing its iPad 2 with the iPad with Retina as its cheapest 9.7 inch tablet.
The tablet will be sold in the USA at $399 for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and $529 for the Wi-Fi + Cellular model.
The fourth generation iPad features the 9.7-inch Retina display, the Apple-designed A6X chip, Wi-Fi, a 5MP camera, LTE while delivering up to 10 hours of battery life.
"Now for $399 customers can get iPad with a stunning 9.7-inch Retina display, fast A6X chip, and 5MP iSight camera, offering a dramatic upgrade in power, performance and value compared to the iPad 2 it replaces," said Philip Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing.