That was fast. It was only yesterday that some folks were reporting Apple is planning to release a new model of the iPad with Retina Display, and here it comes today with the new iPad with 128GB of storage. Said iPad will be available for both the Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular models and will cost $799 and $929 respectively.
According to Apple, this new model of the 4th generation iPad with Retina Display was made to give ample space for more content, including photos, documents, projects, presentations, books, movies, TV shows, music and apps. In the official press release, Apple also mentioned something about the iPad being utilised for apps with large amounts of data, such as 3D CAD files, X-rays, film edits, music tracks, and more. Hence, the need for a new iPad with bigger storage capacity.
The new iPad with 128GB storage will be available for sale starting February 5, 2013 from the Apple Online Store, Apple retail stores and select Apple Authorized Resellers.