Posts Tagged ‘apple ipad’

Minor Physical Changes, Larger Battery on iPad 3

February 9th, 2012    Posted in Apple News, Industry News

RepairLabs has just releases a photo of what is claimed to the inside of the rear shell of the iPad 3. This photo came from an industry insider in China. Compared with an iPad 2 case, the mounts of the iPad 3 shell for the logic board were quite different. One of the most notable is an apparently narrower logic board that could make room for an expanded battery.

Read more

No Comments

Apple iPad 3 Will Have a Thinner, Lighter Battery

September 7th, 2011    Posted in Apple News, Industry News

According to the, Simplo Technology and Dynapack International Technology have been awarded contracts to produce the battery for the Apple iPad 3.

The new battery will be thinner and lighter–which either open the door for a thinner design or make room for a potentially thicker high-resolution Retina display.

iPad 3 battery

Read more

No Comments

Hearsay: RIM Announces Tablet PC Plan next Week to Compete with iPad and Kindle

September 24th, 2010    Posted in Industry News

Sept. 22, it is reported that, in order to compete with Apple iPad and Amazon Kindle, RIM may make use of the Developers Conference to announce Tablet PC plan in next week.

There is hearsay that RIM may launch BlackPad to enter the Tablet PC Market this year. RIM acquires the domain of which exacerbates it.

Tablet PC is between smartphone and notebook, most of them are lack of keyboard, but the users can download books and videos, surf the Internet and send e-mails.

The report quotes an unnamed source who says that RIM Tablet PC will be configured 7-inch touch screen, one or two cameras, supporting the connection between bluetooth and broadband only through the BlackBerry smart phones connect with mobile network. This Tablet PC will use a new operating system which is developed by QNX Software Systems. RIM purchased QNX earlier this year; QNX open platform operating system is across multiple industries, including automotive, industrial, telecommunications, medical, defense, aviation and other fields.

The source says that RIM Tablet PC will be OEM by Quanta Taiwan China, using Marvell components.

RIM spokesman does not comment this matter, but the company executives says that they will provide the company’s strategic plan at the Developers Conference(DevCon) which will hold on September 27-30.