The new iPad and iPad mini 5 may launch in first half of 2019 Apple is seemingly set to debut at least two new iOS devices, in the first half of this year. Digitimes is reporting that touch-screen suppliers, are gearing up to supply components for two new iPads in the coming months. These tablets are described as entry level models, including a long-awaited update to the iPad mini 4, and an update to the 2018 $329 9.7 inch iPad. The Digitimes report, does not detail what features to expect in the iPad updates