Apple Net-Tablet to Market
Apple is indeed working on tablet-like device that may finally surface sometime next year
Rumors are swirling all over again about Apple bringing a tablet device to market.
The device will debut in the Fall of 2009 with a 7 or 9 inch screen, making it larger than the iPod Touch and iPhone.
A large screen iPod touch device to be released in the Fall of ‘09, with a 7 or 9 inch screen. Prototypes have been seen and handled by one of our sources, and Apple is talking to OEMs in Asia now about mass production.
While the Cupertino firm has been toying with a touch-tablet device for a few years, it was concerned that consumers may not respond favorably to such a device. Microsoft's Tablet PC was met with a lukewarm reception, and is primarily used in vertical markets such as sales, healthcare, and education.