Last month, Apple unveiled the next-generation iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display. The iPad Air went on sale last month as planned, but the availability of the iPad mini with Retina was delayed, not going on sale until November 12th.
If you’re residing in India, you’ll be glad to know that both tablets are expected to hit the shelves in India on December 7th, according to a press release. The news comes from BGR.in, who reports Apple will skip their tradition of launching products on Fridays. Instead, the tablets will hit Indian Shores on Saturday, December 7th. The new iPad Air 16GB costs Rs 35,900, while the iPad mini with Retina display comes with a Rs. 28,900 price tag for the 16GB variant.
There are no confirmed details about the pricing of other iterations, but rumors suggest the iPad Air 32GB, 64GB and 128GB will be priced at Rs. 42,900, Rs. 49,900 and Rs. 56,900, respectively. Customers who want to purchase the cellular model of iPad Air have to pitch in an extra Rs. 9,000 for every model.
On the other hand, the iPad mini with Retina display 32GB is priced at Rs 35,900, 64GB at Rs 42,900, and 128GB at Rs 49,900. The cellular models costs Rs. 37,900 for 16GB, Rs. 44,900 for 32GB, Rs. 51,900 for 64GB and Rs. 58,900 for the 128GB model.
We’ll update you as soon as Apple makes the pricing official.