From past few days a lot of mummer and talks were going regarding The New iPad. People might be thinking to buy The New iPad or not. The New iPad is almost the same as the iPad 2 and only hardware with software got changed. The New iPad got a 5 Mega Pixel camera, Retina Display which was only on iPhone 4 so far, A5X processor, and much more improved graphics. The Pre-orders for The New iPad started after the Key Note of Apple on 7th March. We were hearing a lot of speculations that Apple Stores will be opening early this Friday with an Exclusive stock of The New iPad.
All the energetic employees at the Apple Store will be waiting to give away The New iPad to the customers. While this speculation could get any more further, Apple today its self-announced that they will be releasing The New iPad this Friday at 8:00 AM local time. The New iPad won’t be coming to U.S.A only but they will also be unveiling The New iPad in nine additional countries. The countries including U.S are:
The UK; along with Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.
The New iPad will also be available with Best Buy, Radio Shack, Sam’s Club, Target and Walmart. The New iPad won’t solely be available at Apple Store or Apple Retail Store only. Apple has also confirmed about the above Stores in their press release.
Apple’s Press Release is as follow:
[learn_more caption=”New iPad Arrives in the US & Nine Additional Countries on Friday”] CUPERTINO, California―March 14, 2012―Apple® today announced the new iPad®, the third generation of its category defining mobile device, will arrive at Apple’s retail stores and the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com) on Friday, March 16 at 8:00 a.m. local time in the US, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland and the UK; along with Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands. The new iPad features a stunning new Retina™ display, Apple’s new A5X chip with quad-core graphics and a 5 megapixel iSight® camera with advanced optics for capturing amazing photos and 1080p HD video and still delivers the same all-day 10 hour battery life* while remaining amazingly thin and light. iPad Wi-Fi + 4G supports ultrafast 4G LTE networks in the US and Canada, and fast 3G networks around the world including those based on HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA.** Additionally, iPad 2 is available at a more affordable price starting at just $399. Every customer who buys a new iPad at an Apple retail store will be offered free Personal Setup service, helping them customize their iPad by setting up email, loading new apps from the App Store™ and more, so they’ll be up and running with their new iPad before they leave the store. Personal Pickup, available at Apple retail stores in the US and a feature of the free Apple Store® app, lets iPad customers shop and buy from anywhere they are, then pick up their purchase at any Apple retail store. In the US the new iPad will also be available at Best Buy, Radio Shack, Sam’s Club, Target and Walmart. Pricing & Availability The new iPad Wi-Fi models will be available in black or white starting on Friday, March 16 for a suggested retail price of $499 (US) for the 16GB model, $599 (US) for the 32GB model, and $699 (US) for the 64GB model. iPad Wi-Fi + 4G for ultrafast 4G LTE networks in the US and Canada and fast 3G networks around the world including those based on HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA, will be available for a suggested retail price of $629 (US) for the 16GB model, $729 (US) for the 32GB model and $829 (US) for the 64GB model. iPad will be sold in the US through the Apple Online Store (www.apple.com), Apple’s retail stores, and select Apple Authorized Resellers. Additionally, the incredible iPad 2 is now offered at a more affordable price of $399 (US) for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and just $529 (US) for the 16GB Wi-Fi + 3G model. iOS 5.1 and iTunes® 10.6 are currently available as free software updates. iPhoto®, iMovie® 1.3 and GarageBand® 1.2 are now available for $4.99 (US) each from the App Store (www.itunes.com/appstore). Keynote® 1.6, Pages® 1.6 and Numbers® 1.6 are available for $9.99 (US) each from the App Store. Updates are available for free to existing customers. Starting March 23 the new iPad will be available in Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. *Battery life depends on device settings, usage and other factors. Actual results vary. **4G LTE is supported only on AT&T and Verizon networks in the US and on Bell, Rogers and Telus networks in Canada. Data plans sold separately. Apple designs Macs, the best personal computers in the world, along with OS X, iLife, iWork and professional software. Apple leads the digital music revolution with its iPods and iTunes online store. Apple has reinvented the mobile phone with its revolutionary iPhone and App Store, and is defining the future of mobile media and computing devices with iPad. Press Contacts: Trudy Muller Apple firstname.lastname@example.org (408) 862-7426 Natalie Kerris Apple email@example.com (408) 974-6877[/learn_more]
Following the release of The New iPad on March 16th, Apple has planned to release The New iPad in 23 other countries on March 23rd. The countries are Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macau, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden.
The story doesn’t ends here. Apple has got one more thing for its users who are planning to buy The New iPad on Friday. Apple has announced that each customer buying The New iPad will be offered free Personal Setup service, helping them customize their iPad by setting up email, loading new apps from the App Store™ and more, so they’ll be up and running with their new iPad before they leave the store. Now that’s ironic.
To avail all the services start to march at the nearest Apple Store before the line grows bigger and bigger. Some of the people have already started to camp outside the Apple store for The New iPad. They will be the first one to get The New iPad. See if you can make your way out of it.