New Delhi: Apple enthusiasts have a reason to cheer, as the latest iPad will hit Indian shores on April 27 along with eight other countries and will be priced at Rs 30,500 onwards.
The latest version of the iconic tablet will be available in Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+4G model in black or white in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB variants.
While the 16GB version of the WiFi variant will be priced at Rs 30,500 (including VAT), the 32GB and 64GB will be priced at Rs 36,500 and Rs 42,500, respectively, Apple said in a statement.
The iPad Wi-Fi + 4G models will be available at Rs 38,900 for 16GB, Rs 44,900 for 32Gb and Rs 50,900 for the 64GB variant.
The new iPad is, however, not compatible with the 4G LTE network available in India as the 4G LTE model is supported only on AT&T and Verizon networks in the US and on Bell, Rogers and Telus networks in Canada.
The company has also slashed prices of the previous generation of devices.
iPad 2 is now be available at Rs 24,500 for the 16 GB (Wi-Fi model) and Rs 32,900 for the 16 GB Wi-Fi + 3G model.
The third generation of the iPad features a new Retina display, Apple's new A5X chip with quad-core graphics and a 5 megapixel iSight camera with advanced optics for capturing photos and 1080p HD video.
The new iPad will be available in India, a month after its launch in 10 countries, including the US.
In addition to India, the new iPad also will being launched in Colombia, Estonia, Israel, Latvia, Lithuania, Montenegro, South Africa and Thailand.