Even though it was launched back in 2012, many people still own an iPad 4. As the iPad Air 2 offers a slew of improvements over the iPad 4, including a faster processor, Touch ID fingerprint scanner integrated with the Home Button, improved front and rear cameras, along with a slimmer design and enhanced retina display. This means if you the area you're living in that has iPad 4 in stock, then you won't be getting an iPad Air 2. So, there are still a couple of years yet and Apple is now dealing with the dearth of 4th gen iPads by letting service providers ship iPad Air 2 instead. The new model is slightly thicker than the iPad Air 2, but boasts an upgraded custom Apple A9 SoC and more storage for the money. That's the news going around this weekend, thanks to the discovery of a company memo which states that an iPad Air 2 may be given as a substitute replacement due to low stock levels of the aging iPad 4. In case you didn't know, Apple earlier killed 16GB and 64GB models of the iPad Air 2.
Apple charges $299 for repairing your screen or for other repairs on the iPad 4 that are out of warranty. Users who need to replace their iPad 4 units will get a certain upgrade this way.
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Before you get excited that Apple will give you an iPad Air 2 in exchange for your broken iPad 4 there and then, please note that the company will assess your device first before landing on a decision. Not long ago they had introduced a gold color option for the iPad Air 2, plus they offer 32 and 128 GB options. Apple has replaced it with a $329 device that is simply called the iPad. In fact, there are reports which strongly suggest that iPad Pro 2 will be so good and powerful that it will likely replace your good old laptop. It was initially thought that there was a mistake but when they contacted Apple, they were told that Apple has already discontinued the product.