) enhanced its product portfolio with the launch of iPad with
added facilities. The company will offer the fourth generation
iPad and iPad mini along with Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity.
The iPads will be available in the company's stores across
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The fourth generation iPad of
) is designed with a 9.7-inch Retina display, new A6X chip and
FaceTime HD camera. The iPad mini - 23% thinner and 53% lighter
than the third generation device - displays a 7.9-inch
Multi-Touch screen, FaceTime HD and 5 megapixel iSight camera and
a battery that provides nearly 10 hours of service, depending on
settings, usage and other factors.
Both the tablets operate on the world's most upgraded mobile
operating system - iOS 6 - that has more than 200 new features.
The gadgets are expected to render super fast wireless
performance with download speeds of up to 75 megabits per second
(Mbps) at peak times and an expected average speed of 12-25 Mbps.
To make the offer more attractive and draw additional customers,
Telus has clubbed an array of lucrative data plans that are
available minus the hassle of any contract. This provides
customers the option to activate or cancel the plans at any time.
There are a number of simple data and payment plans available for
easy data sharing across several devices on the same account.
Telus' Easy Tablet program enables customers to buy a new iPad at
a low price and repay the balance amount via equal monthly
We believe that Telus has strong prospects in the wireless
segment backed by technology upgrades, expansion of the 4G LTE
network plus high rollout of smartphones.
TELUS Corporation - which operates within the Canadian telecom
industry along with
Rogers Communications Inc.
) - currently carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).