Apple Tablet OS will have ‘A Good Bit of New Sexy To It’

Submitted by lalit on January 7, 2010 - 2:31pm.

Silicon Alley Insider is reporting that they have received information from an industry source about OS on upcoming Apple tablet. The source who has seen the tablet OS told the website:

  • It’s “pretty”
  • “The UI has a good bit of new sexy to it.”
  • It’s a big iPhone, but it’s not just a big iPhone.”

As we wrote in our previous post – 5 Must-have Features For Upcoming Apple Tablet, operating system is a very important part and Apple won’t just shoehorn iPhone OS or Mac OS X on the new tablet. The tablet OS will be Mac OS X derived like the iPhone OS, but it will be different from both the operating systems. It will have elements from both the operating systems.

It is rumored that Apple will unveil the new tablet on January 27th and start shipping it in March this year.