Apple has announced that iPad will be available in Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore this Friday, July 23.
According to the company, iPad allows users to connect with their apps and content in a more intimate, intuitive and fun way.
Users can browse the web, read and send email, enjoy and share photos, watch HD videos, listen to music, play games, read ebooks and much more, all using iPad’s Multi-Touch user interface.
It is 0.5 inches thin and weighs only 1.5 pounds — thinner and lighter than any laptop or netbook — and delivers up to 10 hours of battery life.
Beginning this Friday, customers can purchase all models of iPad through Apple’s retail stores and Apple authorized resellers.
iPad is currently available in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain, Switzerland, the UK and the US for a suggested retail price of $499 for 16GB, $599 for 32GB, and $699 for 64GB for iPad Wi-Fi models and $629 for 16GB, $729 for 32GB and $829 for 64GB for iPad with Wi-Fi + 3G models.
It will roll out to more countries later this year and Apple will announce availability and local pricing for these additional countries at a later date.
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