After sliding, iPad Mini expected to increase the prestige. Because according to a report in circulation, entry-level tablet Apple will be priced below Rp3 million.
Pacific Crest analyst Andy Hargreaves estimates, the small screen tablet Apple will gain popularity, it also takes into account the tablet it will sell 10 million units by the end of 2012 and in 2013 a tablet would be sold 35.2 million units. Hargreaves said, when the iPad Mini rolled into the market, the device will take the market share belongs to the iPad.
“We expect Apple will sell 10 million units of 7.85 inch iPad in December 2012 and 35.2 units in 2013, Based on the estimated volume of reservations, we believe Apple could work well to produce iPad Mini,” said Hargreaves. Reported by DigitalSpy, Tuesday (07/03/2012).
“We anticipate the market would cut iPad Mini 9.7 inch iPad approximately 25 percent. So overall, in 2013 iPad forecast to increase to 91.6 million from 65.2 million,” he continued.
Rumor iPad small screen was produced since Tim Cook took over as chief executive of Apple last year. Previously, Steve Jobs is very critical to the tablet that uses a smaller screen 9.7 inches below the iPad. Cook this time but it seems to react to market trends toward a mini tablet at an economical price.
Meanwhile, various reports also indicate, Apple has been testing the iPad Mini, while orders with manufacturers say the screen on the stage is advanced.
Then, Apple will launch a new system that is sliding on IOS 6 October 2012. At the time of its release, the operating system is also expected to bring a new generation iPhone.