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iPad 3 (AAPL) models may cost $70-$80 more than comparable iPad 2 models, according to a Chinese...

iPad 3 (AAPL) models may cost $70-$80 more than comparable iPad 2 models, according to a Chinese price table spotted by MacRumors. The high-res display the iPad 3 is widely expected to feature is undoubtedly more expensive than the iPad 2's display, and rumors also exist about the iPad 3 using a more costly (and powerful) battery.
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  • D_Virginia
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    Now we just need a fed president to say how prices aren't rising because you can get an iPad 3 for barely more than an iPad 2...

    27 Feb 2012, 02:22 PM Reply Like
  • tigersam
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    Why Fed president has to worry about iPad prices or maxi pad prices?
    27 Feb 2012, 02:42 PM Reply Like
  • InderpreetBanga
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    A price increase is justly due. With new technology comes higher prices. I don't see $70-$80 however $549 may be a justified price point for the 16GB Wifi iPad 3.
    27 Feb 2012, 02:55 PM Reply Like
  • berylrb
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    Ah just speculation, with Apple you don't know until you know! :)
    27 Feb 2012, 09:28 PM Reply Like
  • Russ Fischer
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    A larger battery....hmmmm. Why would that be necessary? I wonder if the iPad 3 could be using an x86 processor... maybe a medfield. Since the A5 processor doesn't run hi def video wrth a damn a Medfield would make sense even if it took a little more power....larger battery would take care of that.
    27 Feb 2012, 11:17 PM Reply Like
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