Tech shops and retail outlets in New Zealand are preparing for the rush of Apple enthusiasts as the popular iPad will be made available in their country this week.
Selected JB-Hi Fi stores will be opening its doors an hour earlier than the usual to accommodate the throng of individuals who are expected to be flooding their gates to purchase the new tablet.
The Warehouse had made 100 iPads available online last Tuesday. These tablets were bought in the US and were quickly purchased by New Zealanders.
The device has been available in select countries internationally since last week with Apple selling about 3 million units on its first week of release.
The latest iPad which boasts of 4G capability and a 64 GB memory is the most expensive iteration of the device.
Apple is expecting that this device will safeguard their tablet business in the advent of tablet technology and companies pouring on their money in this business.
The 4G technology is 10 times faster than the 3G technology. Analysts expect that the latest iPad will have a more improved video quality.
The new iPad has a battery which has a battery 70% bigger than the previous versions is expected to lord over the rest of the field.
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