Rumor: Apple starts issuing iPad 3 build orders for March release
According to japanese news site macotakara, Apple has issued build orders to Foxconn and Pegatron for the iPad 3, which is expected to hit in March.
This first lot production implements LCD's, which are produced by Sharp Electronics Corporation, and aims to be shipped at early March, source told.
If Apple intends to stay
This falls in line with iMore's own expectation that Apple will plan a March or April release, and makes a lot of sense for them to stick to a yearly release cycle already in place.