Apple will launch the sixth-generation iPad mini within the second half of 2021, tech analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has claimed. The TF Securities’ analyst included some particulars concerning the new iPad mini in a word to the buyers. Apple didn’t announce the iPad mini throughout the Spring Loaded occasion, solely focussing on the brand new 12.9-inch iPad Professional and the iMacs, all powered by the tech big’s personal M1 chip. This led to the hypothesis that maybe Apple was contemplating launching the iPad mini later within the first half of 2021. However Kuo’s declare has quashed these rumours, predicting the launch to be deferred to the second half.
The upcoming iPad mini is predicted to return with an 8.4-inch show and be powered by the M1 chip. Apple final refreshed the iPad mini lineup with the iPad mini 5 in March 2019.
Coming to the foldable iPhone, Ming-Chi Kuo claimed that Apple is engaged on a foldable iPhone with an 8-inch show. The decision of the display is claimed to be QHD+ and it’s anticipated to be an OLED show.
“Primarily based on our newest business survey, we forecast that Apple will seemingly launch a foldable iPhone with an 8-inch QHD+ versatile OLED show in 2023, with SDC because the unique show provider and Samsung Foundry because the unique DDI foundry supplier”, mentioned Kuo.
The tech analyst additionally claimed that in its first 12 months itself, Apple is predicted to ship 15-20 million models of this first-of-a-kind iPhone. “Primarily based on Apple’s requested capability plan, we predict that the foldable iPhone shipments will attain 15-20 million models in 2023”, added Kuo.