Apple unveiled the 4th generation iPad at their event in San Jose today. The iPad features an update to an A6X processor, which brings double the performance of the 3rd generation iPad, and maintains the 10 hour battery life. The camera has been updated, the WiFi has been enhanced, and it will feature the lightning connector Apple released with the iPhone 5.
Pricing for the 4th generation iPad will start at $499 for the WiFi 16GB version, and $629 for the WiFi + LTE version. Expanded LTE coverage including Sprint in the US and other carriers around the world. The 4th generation iPad will go up for preorder on 10/26, with the launch set for 11/2 for the WiFi variants. The cellular models will go on sale on 11/16.