AllThingsD said that Apple will announce the iPhone 5 on September 12 and will be announcing the iPad Mini in October.
The website has an excellent track record when it comes to these types of rumors and has been dead on with their speculations.
According to the AllThingsD article, “Only after the next generation iPhone is out the door and on sale will Apple announce the smaller iPad it’s been working on.”
“That device, which is expected to have a display of less than eight inches, will be uncrated at a second special event, which sources said is currently scheduled for October,” they added.
The smaller iPad Mini and the upcoming iPhone 5 have been the subject of rumors in recent weeks.
The deceased founder of Apple Steve Jobswanted a smaller iteration for their tablet to be directly rival their competitors tablets, namely the Kindle Fire and the Nexus 7.
The decision to announce iPhone 5 and iPad Mini on different dates shall allow Apple the control of news and tech headlines at during the final months of the year leading to the Holidays.
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