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One of last year's best, the iPad Mini 3 is still a compelling choice despite the lack of upgrades. However, the nearly identical and significantly cheaper iPad Mini 2 is a smarter buy.
Functionally, the iPad Air is nearly identical to last year’s model, offering only faster performance and better video chatting. But factor in design and aesthetics, and the iPad Air is on another planet. It’s the best full-size consumer tablet on the market.
A 16GB, Wi-Fi-only model costs $275 to make, compared with its $499 retail price, according to IHS. The 128GB Wi-Fi + Cellular option costs $358, versus its $929 price tag.
Apple has introduced the iPad Air 2, purportedly the thinnest tablet ever, and a new iPad Mini 3.
The new Apple SIM card will let you bounce between carriers on short-term plans, without needing to get a new SIM card.
Apple used newly developed photo- and video-editing software to help showcase the power of the new iPad Air 2's A8X chip.
CNET got a demo of how Apple Pay will work on iPhones at checkout scanners and online for iPad users. The service debuts Monday, October 20.
Apple is counting on the $249 iPad Mini to draw you into its stores. But it's hoping you end up buying a $499 iPad Air instead.
Customers can now order the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 tablets, which will be released next week.
See how the newly unveiled Apple iPad Air 2 compares to its Android tablet competitors: the Google Nexus 9 and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S.