Poll: Would You Buy an Apple iPad Mini? (Update 1)
Former CEO Steve Jobs' feelings on the 7-inch form factor are well documented. On a 2010 earnings call, Jobs said, "One naturally thinks that a 7-inch screen would offer 70 percent of the benefits of a 10-inch screen. Unfortunately, this is far from the truth. ... The reason we
Yet the rumors of a 7-inch iPad continue to swirl, this time DigiTimes suggesting Apple may launch a 7.85-inch iPad with a slim bezel display, which would allow the tech giant to increase the tablet's viewing area.
There has been chatter that a smaller iPad would likely cost between $249 and $299. Apple cut the price of the iPad 2 to $399 when they announced the new version of the tablet last week.
Even Samsung believes Apple could make a smaller tablet. Speaking with The Korean Times, an anonymous executive from the South Korean company said Apple may expand its parts purchases from the company, due to a new iPad Mini. "The contract
We want to know what you think. Would you buy a 7-inch iPad? Vote in our poll, and the results will be up Wednesday afternoon.
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