Sterne Agee analyst Shaw Wu says he believes Apple's upcoming iPad Mini will prove to be "the competition's worst nightmare."
It seems the main tech talking point ahead of Apple's iPad Mini launch is that the new device will cannibalize sales of the bigger and more expensive iPad.
Leaked list of iPad Mini SKUs tips 24 incoming models.
Apple has sent out official invitations for an event on October 23 in San Jose, California where the company is likely debut a number of new products, including the long-awaited iPad Mini.
It is now believed that Apple's big event to unveil a smaller version of the iPad will happen on October 23.
Questions are swirling around after Apple failed to send out invitations to an iPad Mini event, which was expected to happen yesterday.
It's unlikely there will be a version of the upcoming iPad Mini with access to 3G or 4G mobile data networks.
Apple expects big things from the smaller version of its tablet device.
Apple's highly anticipated "iPad mini" is reportedly 4-6 weeks behind its original production schedule due to various manufacturing issues.
Apple is apparently already stockpiling its new smaller version of the iPad.
Apple is reportedly preparing to send out official invitations for an event on October 17th in San Francisco where the company is widely expected to introduce the oft-rumored iPad Mini.
Apple's iPad Mini will be uber-thin
Apple's upcoming iPad Mini is expected to feature "GF Ditto" (GF2) touchscreen technology, enabling the tablet to be both ultra thin and super light.
It is not believed that Apple will reveal the iPad mini next month.
A slew of alleged iPad mini components have tipped up online in recent days, inspiring some fans to render mockups of an uber-thin, iPod touch-inspired device that could launch this Fall in time for the lucrative holiday season.
Of the new highly-rumored future Apple products, it's the new iPhone that most are looking forward to.
Steve Jobs would have been on board with the rumors we are all hearing about a new 7-inch iPad.
The rumored smaller version of Apple's iPad tablet could hit stores in less than two months.
Apple's rumored iPad Mini will likely shake up the tablet market this holiday season - if Cupertino decides to launch a 16-gigabyte iteration at a $300 price point.
Apple's iPad Mini may have just been upgraded from rumor to fact.
Rumors that Apple is planning to launch a smaller iPad tablet aptly dubbed the "iPad Mini" have been circulating for months, if not years.