Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo (Ming-Chi Kuo) of KGI Securities believes that this year, Apple will expand the line of iPad Pro tablet due to the release of new models with 10.5-inch display. The likely announcement of such a device will be held during the conference Worldwide Developers Conference.
Note that analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicts the announcement of three new iPad tablet in 2017. More from August last year. In his view, Apple will launch 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro 2, the new 10.5-inch Apple iPad Pro and more affordable iPad with a 9.7-inch display.
And the conference WWDC 2017 optimally suited for the announcement of new products, taking into account the time required for the transfer of equipment to the devices release.
The probability of such an announcement at WWDC Analysts estimated above 70%. According to him, the new Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inch size is comparable to the 9.7-inch iPad, but will get a more subtle side of the frame.
In addition, according to analysts, with a probability of more than 50% during the WWDC conference, a new device will be announced called Siri Speaker. As the name implies, this is a clever speaker with an integrated virtual assistant – competitor Amazon Echo. Ming-Chi Kuo says that the device Apple iPad Pro will have touch display. Apple’s employees, allegedly tested this model for several months.