New York, August 18: Apple’s much awaited tablet is all set to be launched in 2010, according to recent news from thefinancialtimes.com.
Although Apple Inc. is not expected to reveal this news prior to its launch of the tablet PC, the recent reports from Piper Jaffray and Financial times add credibility to this information.
It is expected that 2 million units of this tablet PC will be sold in the year of its launch.
According to the analysts, the each Apple Tablet PC would cost around $600. The estimates also suggest that in 2010, the Apple Inc. will register a profit of 3 percent more, which is an extra $1.2 billion to its revenues.
The best of iPod and MacBook
The much awaited touch-screen tablet, which is more like an advanced iphone, has imbued many features from many products.
Analysts say that it abridges difference between an Apple iPod Touch and an Apple MacBook, and though reports also say that this PC will not be marketed as a netbook, it can be a cause of jealousy for other notebook manufacturing companies.
It is considered that the Apple tablet PC will be a boon for those computer lovers who wish to own an affordable but handy computer that enables them to easily surf net and meet their daily needs of e-mailing, chatting etc.
A substantial PC
The projected features reveal that the Apple’s Tablet PC will play music, videos and games with utmost convenience. It will feature easy downloading from the iTunes music store.
The tablet PC will connect to the internet via WiFi technology. Here multimedia applications will be downloaded through iTunes just like the Apple iPod Touch. It will have a bigger touch screen than the iPod Touch; the screen size may be up 10 inches measured diagonally. The increased size will enable easy working and will give it more of a large notebook look.
Reports say that it is a full pack of fun for game lovers. The Tablet PC will support high speed gaming, graphics, resolution and memory to sate users. One of the most demanded features of this tablet will be its easy readability of books on PC. The books readability feature will be many times superior to other iPods with its offered screen for reading being much larger than others.