Sony's above 12-inch tablet is expected to target mainly the high-end segment and its price may exceed USD 1,000, the reports said.

A new report claims Sony's 12.9-inch tablet could be launched in the first half of 2015. The tablet may feature a Snapdragon processor, an 8MP rear-facing camera and a thickness of just 8.6mm.

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 has Apple's A7 chipset. Apple has added Touch ID feature in both iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 so that users can unlock their iPad with touch of a finger and enhance security in transactions