Apple has announced today that it will release an iPad Air and Retina iPad mini with support for China Mobile’s TD-LTE networks which was launched last year.
BEIJING―April 1, 2014―Apple® today announced TD-LTE capable models of iPad Air™ and iPad mini™ with Retina® display, bringing high-speed LTE performance* to iPad® customers in China, are available starting today. The new iPad models give customers the ability to connect to today’s most advanced cellular data networks at blazingly fast speeds, so users can surf the web or download email and apps even faster.
The new models will also support China’s TD-SCDMA standard which will give Chinese consumers another option. Customers can also choose a WLAN-only model.
The new TD-LTE iPads can be purchased through China’s Apple retail stores, online at Apple’s China storefront or from select Apple Authorized resellers.