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Apple unveils new 'iPad Air'

Apple has unveiled its new iPad Air, a new operating system and new computers at a launch event in San Francisco.

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New iPad Air 'lightest full-sized tablet in the world'

Apple's new iPad Air will be available in the UK on November 1, while the iPad mini will be out later in November.

iPad Air:

  • 9.7-inch retina display and A7 chip inside, with over a billion transistors
  • Twofold increase in rendering, twice as fast at opening files and double the graphics performance of the iPad 4
  • Apple claims it will be 'the lightest full-sized tablet in the world'

iPad mini:

  • Up to four times faster at graphics than the first generation model
  • Double the WiFi speed
  • Expanded support for broadband wireless networks

They will both be available in silver and white or grey and black.

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