iPad mini May Be in Short Supply for Holiday Season

With its recent quiet release of the , Apple is limiting purchases of its new to online only. According to a report cited on Bloomberg, an analyst at market-research firm IHS says the supply of the hi-def screens is restricting the number of the new devices Apple can produce.

The new devices are available online, with delivery times quoted as anywhere from 1-3 days to 5-10 business days for the higher memory-capacity models. Checking for availability at Apple Stores in the greater Philadelphia area returns them as unavailable.

 

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Chris Urban is current president of MacBUS. He is an Engagement Manager at Acquia, coordinating and leading the interactive development and design of enterprise-level systems and applications. He has developed and directed CMS and ECM implementations, migrations, and deployments, and specializes in "uniquely harnessing integrated methods of empowerment."