Last 2010, we heard that Apple is planning to release a 7-inch model of iPad but for almost two years, we end up with nothing but a typical 10-inch tablet. However, BGR noted that the company is really up for a new version, a much smaller slate that will bump with Kindle Fire of Amazon and Nook. According to report, availability of this version will probably start by fall of this year but nobody from manufacturer can confirm this rumor or story that starts to knock in the door of technology writers who are also waiting for this exciting news from press releases.DigiTimes noted that the partner of Apple is now assembling a 7.85-inch tablet which will cost us an about $250.00 to $300.00 per piece. This might be called an iPad mini and the third quarter of 2012 will give way for this tablet to be heard in the market. In addition to this report, the company received a few samples from their third-party manufacturer or business partner for further verification.Furthermore, this might be called an iPad 4, the new generation of their tablet which is much cheaper compared to a much wider version. As we can remember, a new iOS updates is now available for download for all kinds of handheld device coming from their line of products. Improvements in Safari browser as well in 2G and 3G connectivity has been address by the newest patch.Handful of photos showing a confusing smaller model of iPad is now available and somehow, we need to evaluate the source just to know the real and existing machine.You can join us as we continue to follow the other important updates coming from Apple as well to any story related to this report.