Since the current resolution of Apple iPad tablet is 1,024 x 768 pixels, the next generation of digital pad is expected to reach 2,048 x 1,536 pixels, while retaining the 9.7-inch diagonal to 260 dpi. This is not yet display a retina, but it seems difficult to match the iPhone’s 326 dpi 4-panel LCD tablet. The rumor , first distributed as a preview of John Gruber has gained strength with two new elements in iBooks.
Version 1.1 of the application shows two icons: one for standard and iPhone, iPhone Retina and the other for the iPad. In this case, is scheduled for the icon and a standard resolution for resolving x2, which currently does not exist. So there are important clues to the future to 2,048 x 1,536 pixel resolution. The icon is missing, however, in the next release of the application. Moreover, iBooks 1.2, we find a graphic showing the resolution of 1,536 x 800 pixels instead of 768 x 400 pixels in iBooks 1.1.
Apple will take advantage of the significant increase in resolution and quality of the screen to raise the price of its $ 100 tablet, as reported CrunchGear ? The site is also believed that Apple will leave in his lists of the entry-level model, as it did for the iPhone 3G and 4.