As per reports, the company is planning to unveil new iPhone and iPad. The next Apple iPad, likely to be named iPad Pro or iPad Plus, features the 12.2-inch display with next generation A9 processor, according to a Japanese magazine.

Mac Fan, has published details of the rumoured 12.2-inch iPad Air Plus including its internal hardware and expected launch date.

The magazine reports that the tablet will be 305.31 x 220.8 x 7mm in size and come powered by a next-generation A9 processor. The report also says that the device sports four built in speakers for better sound quality.

Recently, Apple launched the thinnest model of iPad, Air 2 and the new iPad mini 3.

The iPad Air 2 is just 6.1 millimetre thin which is 18 percent less than the previous version and weighs only 437 grams. Customers will have the option to buy from six models of iPad Air 2, priced in the range of Rs 35,900 to Rs 59,900.
    
iPad mini 3 models have been priced in the range of Rs 28,900 to Rs 52,900, including VAT. All the iPad Air 2 models have a 9.7 inch screen while iPad mini 3 comes with a 7.9 inch screen.
    
Apple Inc to open 500 stores in India

Apple is also planing launch 500 exclusive stores in India to focus on smaller towns and cities. Apple currently operates in India through two key distributors - Redington and Ingram - who then supply the products to regional distributors, multi-product trade channels, Apple Premium Re-seller stores and Apple Authorized Re-seller outlets.

A franchise model is likely to be adopted and could be spearheaded by Redington, the report said. Redington surged to record on Apple's India push report. It jumps 12.2 percent at all-time high of Rs 147.75.

Apple preparing to roll back iPhone 5c?

If reports are to be believed then Apple is all set to roll back its cheaper version of iPhone 5S which was introduced earlier this year with a colorful plastic body.

Priced at 99 dollars on contract and 549 dollars off contract in United States, the device was marked as Apple's budget phone, meant to target emerging markets like India and China. However, it did not got much popular amongst the consumers, who were much excited about the pricier iPhone 5S, according to a news report.

The 5S outsold 5C in some places by margins as high as 5 to 1 in the days after the launch. If the rumours are to be believed then Apple may discontinue the product in the middle of next year.

However, no official statement has been  received by Apple yet.