Apple unveils new iPad, other products
Updated: Tuesday, October 22 2013, 08:13 PM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Apple has unveiled a new, lightweight product, just in time for the holiday shopping season.
It's called the iPad Air.
It weighs just one pound, compared to 1 1/2 pounds for the previous version.
It's also faster and has a brighter, sharper display.
IT goes on sale November 1, starting at $499, while the iPad 2 will continue selling for $399.
Apple CEO Tim Cook also announced major updates to the company's line of computers, including a new 13-inch Macbook Pro, complete with a retina scanner.