iPad 22011 looks like the year of the “plus”. While Google has the recently launched Google+ social network, an analyst recently told the International Business Times that Apple might be releasing an iPad 2 refresh later this year, dubbed the “iPad 2 plus”. This new iPad 2 is said to have a higher resolution display (250-300 ppi), an improvement over the iPad 2’s 132-ppi resolution.

Like all rumors, remember to take this one with a pinch of salt, as the analyst himself even mentioned that he would need more evidence in order to call it a done deal. With Apple reported to have ordered 5 million iPad 2 touch sensors this month, there’s a possibility of the sensors being used for this iPad 2 plus. Well, we’ll just have to wait and see what happens. Stay tuned.

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Key SpecsApple iPad 2
Status Released
Resolution 1024x768
Display Diagonal 9.7"
Processor/Soc Name A5, 2-core, GHz
Max. Total Storage Capacity 64 GB
Megapixels 0.7 MP
Battery Capacity (mAh) 6930 mAh
Street Price $336
Complete product data Apple iPad 2 Full specs
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