Apple iPad Air 3: release date, price, specs, features and rumors

Apple is known for its unique way of surpassing customer expectations with brilliant innovations. An unofficial countdown has already commenced for the release of the iPad Air 3.

The recent release of iOs 9 hints at the possibility of an all new iPad Air 3 and the whole gadget world is gearing upto find out it’s probable specs and features.

In this article we hope to feed you with all the possible rumors and spec details that have been making rounds everywhere where a discussion about iPad Air 3 surfaced.

We are also hopeful of the ascertaining the possible release date of the iPad Air 3, its new features and some images, both illustrated and leaked from various sources.

Of course, we do not believe all these internet rumors as they are, but with a grain of salt we analyze them for some factual certainty.

Also see: iPhone 7 & 7 Plus release date

Rumored features of Apple iPad Air 3

This expected version of the world’s most favorite tablet device is rumored to have an A9x chipset under its hood. It will display images with of 400 PPI with 2k resolution along with an amazing 3D display.

As far as performance is concerned, iPad Air 3 is expected and rumored to have a reasonable 3GB RAM that will support swift and lag-free internet browsing.

Now comes the best part of all the rumors– the camera! iPad Air 3 will most probably sport a 13 Mp rear camera with LED flash, which will become the best you can lay your hands on a tablet device available in the market today.

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Apple iPad Air 3Released dates: rumored and expected

Like most Apple fanatics believe sternly, we also hope the iPad Air 3 to be released somewhere near the end of October. It is to be noted that all previous iPad releases were on October and reached shop shelves within a fortnight of the official launch.

So if you are wondering when you can have your iPad Air 3 propped up in your hands – it may not be anywhere earlier before late October this year or in the early days of November.

No, we don’t expect Apple to make any deviation from its usual launch dates and hence, be assured that October’15 will be a month of activity for rumor mills and Apple lovers all over the world.

Also see: iPhone 8 release date

Display and camera: Hopes, expectations and lots more!

The iPad Air 2 did not have much to impress on the screen size as it was identical to its predecessor. So we do have high hopes of Apple having decided to design the iPad Air 3 with a large screen size.

How big is a matter of debate, but we definitely believe the pixel density to be slightly or even a lot more than 400ppi. iPad 2 came with 8 MP camera.

If rumors are true, the 13MP camera will be a really good thing to boost image quality of iPad Air 3, but we really look forward is to an improvement in the front camera section. Dear Apple, we love selfies and we do a lot of video chatting. Are you listening?

Update -1 : Release date may be Q1 2017

The September 7, 2016 ended without any hint on the release date of Apple iPad Air 3 release date. What all talked was iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, iWatch (series 2) and updates at app store. According to the current speculations, people may not have their hands on iPad Air 3 until first quarter of 2017.