Apple has registered new iPad fashions within the Eurasian Financial Fee reference database. The Moscow-based fee retains a product database just about just like the FCC within the U.S. And it seems like Apple is about to launch a brand new iPad mini 5 and an up to date entry-level iPad.
That database has proven info on new Apple merchandise prior to now — MySmartPrice first found at present’s new filings. There are two totally different filings that each point out new tablets that run iOS 12.
The primary submitting mentions 5 totally different fashions, whereas the second mentions two totally different fashions. Normally, every configuration will get a unique mannequin quantity relying on storage and LTE capabilities.
It traces up with earlier rumors that talked about a brand new iPad mini and a brand new low-cost iPad for early 2019. Ming-Chi Kuo expects an up to date iPad mini with a 7.9-inch show. The gadget hasn’t been up to date for years and lots of believed that Apple would cease updating it. However when you nonetheless like that kind issue, Apple might have one thing new for you.
Relating to the normal-size iPad, Apple final up to date the 9.7-inch iPad in March 2018. Whereas all eyes are on the iPad Professional, many individuals are nonetheless searching for the most affordable iPad they will get. And the $329 9.7-inch iPad is an efficient deal. Apple normally updates that mannequin yearly.
Right this moment’s filings don’t say what these units will appear like, sadly. It’s unclear if Apple goes to scale back the bezels of these units, add a Face ID sensor or swap to USB-C.