Samsung, LG and Sharp, which manufacture screens, Apple has already sent to one million units of high-resolution panels for the next generation of iPads, reports DigiTimes, citing sources close to the industry.
The expectation is that this number will rise to 2 million by November, according to the publication, citing that the specifications of the screens produced for the next iPad are very similar to the iPad 2.
According to the production schedule, DigiTimes says that is expected to start Foxconn join the pieces and assemble the new iPad already in January 2012.
The site also says that sources said that Apple is studying the use of a new panel of 7.8 inch.Samples have already been delivered by AU Optronics (AUO) and LG Display.
Apple has not confirmed the rumors about an upcoming release of iPad.