Apple will start picking iPad orders on 11 March and will also start shipping iPad 2 on the same day, with fast and free shipping , whereas customers can buy iPad 2 in Apple Retail Store starting at 5:00 p.m. on March 11.
Both models of white and black iPad 2 will be available through AT&T and Verzion. Check out the prices of iPad 2 below.
iPad 2 Wi-Fi Model Prices
iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G Model Prices for AT&T
iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G Model Prices for Verizon
iPad 2 Photos
Today, on 15 June 2010 Apple start picking iPhone 4 pre-order and there were a lot of speculations over web till afternoon about the iPhone 4 SIM free and unlocked availability for some countries and those speculations became true as now Apple has officially announced that customers can buy iPhone from Apple commitment-free at Apple Stores in the UK, France and Canada.
So, now you can buy iPhone from Apple and free to choose any carrier of your choice according to your destination.
Right now only iPhone 3GS 8GB unlocked is available for pre-order at Apple Store with the price tag $549, [...]
At WWDC 2010 keynote Apple’s CEO Steve Jobs has revealed the new iPhone 4 and also make announcements about the iPhone 4 availability, pricing, and pre-order.
iPhone 4 Availability & Price
From 24 June 2010 iPhone 4 will be available for sale. Following are the iPhone 4 pricing for black and white color models with AT&T contract.
16GB iPhone 4 price: $199
32GB iPhone 4 price: $299
This is also announced that if the customer’s contract with AT&T top up 2 years and expires anytime in 2010 then he will be eligible for upgrade to iPhone 4 with the same price of $199 or $299.
Finally the wait is over. Apple has officially announced the dates of the Worldwide Developers Conference 2010 (WWDC 2010). WWDC 2010 dates are June 7th – 11th (earlier than all rumored dates) at Moscone West in sunny San Francisco, California.
Apple has used the WWDC event to unveil the last 2 models of iPhone (3GS and 3G) and dates of availability of all previous iPhones were also announced on the same event. iPhone 2G was unveiled at Mac World 2008. So, expect Steve Jobs to hold the new iPhone (iPhone 4G, iPhone HD) in his palm at WWDC 2010 and announcement of the date of its availability.
People are confused about the iPad pre-order and shipment dates as Apple also has changed iPad pre-order dates because of iPad stock outage after its first launch.
So, to make it clear today Apple has announced some official dates about iPad availability and shipping as the customers who have pre-order iPad Wi-Fi + 3G model will get it on 30th April and at the same day at 5 P.M that will also be available at Apple retail stores.
iPad Pricing & Availability
iPad Wi-Fi models: $499 for 16GB, $599 for 32GB and $699 for 64GB
iPad Wi-Fi + 3G models: $629 for 16GB, $729 for 32GB and $829 [...]
Because of surprisingly strong demand of Apple iPad company has announced a delay for its international availability so now iPad will hit international markets by the end of May 2010 whereas new pre-order date will start from 10 May 2010.
As you all know that iPad is a new tablet by Apple which runs over iPhone OS and Apple launched it on April 3rd 2010 and according to company it sold out 300,000 iPad units on its first day.
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