Measuring in at just 6.1mm thick, Apple’s iPad Air 2 is now the world’s thinnest tablet. It features a 9.7″ (2048 x 1536) display, 64-bit A8X chip (based on iPhone 6 version), 8.0-megapixel iSight camera, 1.2-megapixel FaceTime HD camera, 10-hour battery life, TouchID fingerprint-sensor, and Apple Pay integration. Available at the end of this month, priced from $499. Continue reading for a hands-on video, more pictures and additional information.
“Apple said shops like Macy’s and Bloomingdales, drugstores including Walgreen’s and Duane Reade, and other stores including McDonald’s, Staples, Subway and Whole Foods are participating in Apple Pay. The new iPhones have a wireless chip to transmit the information needed to complete the transaction. Cook also said that the firm will release a developers kit for its watch next month, allowing developers to start building apps for it. He also revealed the firm has sold 225 million iPads,” reports The Daily Mail.