The New Apple iPad Air 2 will be the thinnest tablet out in the market at its time of release, as reported by PhoneArena. The slate design has been trimmed by 0.5mm.

PhoneArena also mentioned that, “the Apple iPad Air 2 will also feature more recessed volume buttons, and the microphones have been moved to the back near the camera. One is to the left of the rear snapper, the other to the right of it.”

Another important changes is the new Apple A8 chip, 2 gigabytes of RAM and the touch ID fingerprint scanner which will support the Apple Pay.

Apple has also upgraded the camera with an 8 megapixel and a possibility that the front-facing camera will improve as well.

Rumors also have it that the new tablet will be in have the 16GB option and will instead offer only 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB memory options. And will vary colours  from Black, Gold and Silver.

According to some reports the Apple iPad Air 2 and iPad mini will be unveil on 16th of October this year.