The Apple iPad Air 9.7 with Retina display has been heavily discounted by $275 for a limited period of time. Upon ordering this model, buyers can avail of a free shipping service and a 1-year free manufacturer warranty.
EBay has listed the Wi-Fi only, 32GB variant of the?iPad Air 9.7 for $325, while the original price of this tablet used to be $599. The discounted unit is a White/Silver variant, tied to the MPN number ?MD789LL/A.?
Interested buyers should, however, note that this tablet comes as an ?open box unit.? This means the iPad Air doesn?t have any signs of use, and it comes with original OEM accessories. However, the ?original package? might be slightly distressed. And this is precisely why the seller is tossing in a free 1-year warranty with this item.
The top-rated seller ?Quick Ship Electronics? has an impressive 99.7 percent positive rating on eBay. So far, the seller has sold 4,031 units of this discounted tablet.
Moving on to key specifications, the 9.7-inch LED-backlit IPS Retina display is complemented by 1,536 x 2,048 pixels resolution. Similar to other Apple devices, this slate also comes with the oleophobic coating to keep the device free of scratches and fingerprints.
Under the hood, the iPad Air 9.7 comes powered by an Apple A7 processor and backed by 1GB of RAM. On the?software front, it runs Apple iOS 7 out of the box.
Apple has housed a non-removable 32.4Wh lithium-polymer battery on the iPad Air 9.7 Retina. According to the listing, the Wi-Fi-only model of this device can provide up to 10 hours of battery life.
Size-wise, the iPad Air weighs just about a pound and it is 0.29-inch thick. It has a 5-megapixel web camera at the back, in addition to a 1.2-megapixel front-facing shooter for selfies.
Other than the 32GB built-in storage space, there?s no microSD slot in the iPad Air 9.7 to expand the memory.