Apple iPad Air, Mini to hit Indian stores tomorrow
Zee Media Bureau/Reema Sharma
New Delhi: Apple’s latest iPad mini with the high quality 'retina display' and iPad Air will hit the Indian stores this Saturday.
iPad mini with Retina display will be available at Rs 28,900 for the 16GB Wi-Fi only version. The iPad Air will come with a price tag of Rs 35,900.
The company has not announced the prices of the 32GB, 64GB and 128GB variants of iPad Air as of now.
The iPad Air series of tablets are touted to be thinner, lighter and faster than the previous versions. The iPad Air features 9.7-inch Retina display, weighs 453 grams and is 20 percent thinner and 28 percent lighter than the fourth generation iPad.
Apple is introducing the new iPads to India soon after Google launched the second-generation Nexus 7 tablet in the country. A competitor to the iPad, the Nexus 7 is priced at Rs 20,999 for the 16GB variant.
Apple promises up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music and up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network on both the devices.