Apple announced their plans to launch the third-generation iPad (also known as the New iPad or iPad 3) on 7 March 2012.
Later it was announced that the sales of the New iPad would start at 16 March 2012 in many countries.
Now smiles are there in New York and Dallas where Apple fans have already their new iPad in hands. Apple fans on the West Coast still have to a wait a bit longer.
Australia and Europe had already their new iPad launch. Long queues are there in front of Apple Stores. The sold out pre-order of the new iPad already told that the demand for the new iPad is dramatic.
From now, apart from USA, the New iPad will be available in Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Switzerland, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and Puerto Rico.