Apple sold three million fourth generation iPads and iPad minis in just three days since the launch of the two devices. Apple's CEO Tim Cook said Apple "set a new launch weekend record and practically sold out of iPad minis." Cook also noted Apple is working hard to build more iPad minis to "meet the incredible demand."
Apple also announced that the iPad mini with Wi-Fi + Cellular and fourth generation iPad with Wi-Fi + Cellular will be available in the US on AT&T, Sprint and Verizon in a "few weeks". The iPad mini will cost $459 for the 16GB model, $559 for the 32GB model and $659 for the 64GB model. The revamped iPad 4 will cost $629 for the 16GB model, $729 for the 32GB model and $829 for the 64GB model. The iPad 2 is currently available for $399 for the 16GB Wi-Fi model and $529 for the 16GB Wi-Fi + 3G model.
Apple announced both the iPad 4 and iPad mini on October 23 at the California Theatre in San Jose. Pre-orders for both devices opened on October 26, followed by a November 2 launch.
The iPad mini features a 7.9-inch Multi-Touch display. The fourth generation iPad sports a 9.7-inch Retina display and Apple's new A6X chip.