The iPad 3 will stick to the.7″ size and forgo the 7.85″ rumor that was meant to go head to head with the , according to industry sources rather then change screen resolution or size Apple is going to let the take on the Fire. The iPad 3 will rise to fill the mid-range and high-end segments.
Instead of the previously-rumored 7.85″, the upcoming iPad models will still feature 9.7″ screens but come with QXGA resolution of 1,536×2,048 pixels. In order to keep their screen top of the line they’ve now included dual-LED light bars designed for the new iPads to strengthen the brightness of the panels.
It’s going to be interesting to see how much of this is true, they’ve also thrown in that Apple continues to contract Samsung to manufacture its quad-core A6 processors. The battery size has also been pegged as 14,000 milliampere-hour (mAh).