New Delhi/London: Although it has just been a day of tech giant Apple sending out invites for a special event on October 23, at which the firm is likely to unveil a smaller version of its iPad, rumour mills have again started to propel news.
Reports have it that the new iPad mini is likely to hit stores as early as November 02.
The invite, headlined ''We've got a little more to show you'', said the Apple event will take place on October 23rd at the California Theater in San Jose, close to San Francisco.
According to the Telegraph, Apple is widely expected to unveil a new, smaller iPad at next week''s event.
The new device is expected to have a 7.85-inch screen, compared with the existing iPad''s 10-inch display, the paper said.
Some reports have suggested that Apple will upgrade the existing iPad to include the same lightning charging socket as the iPhone 5, which was announced last month.
Other reports have said that Apple is also planning to release a version of its 13-inch MacBook Pro that will have a high resolution Retina display.
With ANI Inputs
First Published: Thursday, October 18, 2012, 09:52