Apple Updates IPad Tablet With Better Cameras, Faster Processor

Apple Inc. (AAPL) updated its least expensive full-size iPad, adding better cameras and a faster chip to its $399 model to compete with products using Google Inc.’s Android software.

The fourth-generation iPad, with a 9.7-inch Retina display, has an A6X chip designed by Apple and a 5-megapixel camera for video chats, Apple said today in a statement.

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