Apple’s iPad 2 made people crazy before its official launch and the same case is going to repeat with iPad 3. Lots of rumors are around about this upcoming and again much awaited gadget from manufacturing house of Apple. An employee of Apple said, “iPad 2 was bit of rush job and the third generation iPad is the one to make a song and a dance about”. All the news sources and channels are keeping an eye to know about the features, styling and tenure for the release of iPad 3.
iPad 3 Rumours
Let’s look into spiciest rumors about the iPad 3.
Rumors about Certification of LED Backlit Units of iPad 3
On 1st of June DigiTimes revealed that Apple is on the way to take up essential parts for the iPad 3 and has started to certify components for it. This is also a rumor that Radiant-Opto Electronics has previously prevail the official recognition for the LED backlight units of iPad 3; on the other side the manufacturers of backlit modules and light bars have also got certification.
Rumors about Certification of Touch Screen Panels of iPad 3
Who will win the certification for touch screen panel? It is still a mystery. Normally LG and Samsung supplies panels for Apple but this time it is expected that Apple will certify Chimei Innolux (Taiwan based company) to make panels for its iPad 3. There are also some rumors that Apple will employ Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diode (AMOLED) panels for its upcoming iPad 3 manufactured by Samsung.
Rumors about Size of LCD of iPad 3
Now coming towards the speculations about the size of LCD of iPad 3, LCD of iPad and iPad 2 was of 9.7 inches. Hence you can expect that LCD of iPad 3 will also be of same size.
Rumors about Hardware of iPad 3
Most probably hardware of iPad 3 will feature NFC chip and it may also contain a Thunderbolt port.
Rumors about Cloud-based MobileMe in iPad 3
Good news for the people who want to store their stuff on the servers of Apple, a cloud-based MobileMe in iPad 3will facilitates them to organize their stuff on the Apple’s servers.
Rumors about Processor of iPad 3
The most happening rumor is about the Processor of this Tablet, it is expected that iPad 3 will be powered by 2 GHz dual core processor.
Rumors about Carbon Fiber Casing of iPad 3
It is predicted that iPad 3 will feature carbon fiber case as Apple has appointed a carbon fiber professional.
Gossips about Launch of iPad 3
Some of component makers have said that Apple will launch its iPad 3 in 2012, as 2011 has already been declared as the “Year of iPad 2”. Some analysts have different opinion like John Gruber said, “summers feels like a long time away, if my theory is right, they’re not only going to be months behind the iPad 2, but if they slip until late summer, they might bump up against the release of the iPad 3.”
Speculations about the Price of iPad 3
Many of the Taiwan based parts providers deem that price of iPad 3 will not be that high as expected, reason is that many gadget providers have plunged into the field to provide the best Tablet to the customers and this increasing rivalry among the top gadget provider will push the Apple in the price war to win customers for its upcoming iPad 3.