By now we should have all come to accept that the iPhone and iPod Touch are fast becoming the “in thing” for kids. There are plenty of cheap, quick games available, not to mention the abundance of handy (and not-so-handy) applications.
According to Barron’s, Apple are preparing a new platform built entirely with gaming in mind. Hit the jump to find out more.
The tablet computer will feature a 10-inch screen (whopping for on-the-move gaming), play music, videos, apps, and more. Oh, and did I mention the 10-inch screen?
The grapevine informs us that an announcement may be made as soon as September, with a November release date in mind. Retail price for the “Apple Tablet” will be around US$800 although details on cost are always sketchy.
Check out Kotaku’s article for some interesting pictures on what could indeed be the next big gaming hit. And who would have thought it would come from Apple?
Further reading: If you want to know more about the Apple gaming saga, check out Shawn Evans’ Why the iPhone might one day replace the DS and PSP