iPad 3 unveiled today
POSTED: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 5:15pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 - 5:19pm
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — You will soon be able to get your hands on the newest Apple product, the iPad 3.
Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the iPad 3 to reporters in San Francisco Wednesday.
The new model will have a sharper screen and a faster processor, and will also be slightly thicker and heavier than the iPad 2.
The iPad 3 goes on sale on March 16th in several countries around the world, including the U.S.
Prices start at $499.
"We've taken it to a whole new level and we are redefining the category that Apple created with the original iPad," Cook said.