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Cara Latham
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7/22/2013 | 5:38:08 PM
re: Apple Tinkers With Larger iPhones, iPads
I agree with you on all points. I understand the pressure to compete with Samsung, but I think both Samsung and Apple would be headed in the wrong direction if they made tablets bigger than they already are.
jheadington
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7/22/2013 | 5:03:15 PM
re: Apple Tinkers With Larger iPhones, iPads
The larger iPhone certainly makes sense given the response from consumers to larger-screened Android devices. For the reasons stated in the article, the iPad wouldn't seem to make as much sense. Perhaps the most viable use case for a larger iPad would be if it was part of a "transformer" type of option for a MacBook, where the device is really a MacBook, but with a removal screen that then doubles as an iPad when needed.


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