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Report: Apple to Unveil New iPads Oct. 22

Fifth-generation iPad and new iPad mini may be unveiled.



    What will the new iPad have to enthrall users?

    Apple will unveil new iPads at an Oct. 22 event, but the details -- such as location -- are still being finalized, according to reports.

    The Cupertino-based tech giant's fifth-generation iPad will be thinner and lighter -- and will accompany a new iPad Mini, according to reports in AllThingsD and the San Jose Mercury News.

    Apple may unveil the new tablets in Cupertino -- or at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, where the late Steve Jobs himself unveiled new gadgets.

    Apple reportedly has multiple new products in the works, including a Mac Pro and a OS X Mavericks operating system -- and new technology like the Touch ID sensors, which scan users' fingerprints.

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