Planning on buying a iPad Air on release day? Here is all the information you need
What is the iPad Air?
Brand new iPad model announced by Apple last week featuring the same 9.7-inch large display but in a all new design, with new features that make the iPad Air extremely fast over previous models. Learn More
iPad Air price
Australian pricing is as follows depending on which model you choose to purchase:
- 16GB Wi-Fi: $598
- 16GB Wi-Fi + Cellular: $749
- 32GB Wi-Fi: $699
- 32GB Wi-Fi + Cellular: $849
- 64GB Wi-Fi: $799
- 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular: $949
- 128GB Wi-Fi: $899
- 128GB Wi-Fi + Cellular: $1,049
NOTE: All models allow you to connect to Wi-Fi only cellular models allow you to connect to 3G/4G networks via a SIM card with networks such as Optus, Telstra, Vodafone etc.
You can purchase iPad Air from November 1st in Australia, it is extremely likely it WILL sell out on launch day.
Where can I buy iPad Air on release date?
You can order iPad Air from the Apple Online Store and get free shipping to your door. You will also be able to order accessories with your order with a option to have it come in a gift box (Christmas present?).
However you can also purchase from Apple retail stores from 8am on November 1st, i suggest lining up very early.
Apple Retail Stores:
Can you buy iPad Air from Dicksmith, JB Hi-Fi?
Yes you can however, it is not confirmed if they will get stock on launch day (November 1st), If they do stock will be limited. Your best bet will be the Apple Online Store.
What about the iPad Mini Retina?
Apple has not announced a launch day yet for iPad Mini with Retina Display, however they have said “November”.
(From November 1st)