Driven by a series of rumoured new products launch this week, Apple shares
on Monday surged one per cent to hit an all-time high of $141.46.
received another bump in late February when financial guru Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway
quadrupled its investment in Apple
to more than 57 million shares
at the end of 2016," appleinsider.com reported on Monday.
The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro
will not include Home button and is also rumoured to have a higher-resolution display and quad microphones.
The updated 12.9-inch iPad Pro
is expected to feature a 12MP rear camera and True Tone display using advanced four-channel ambient light sensors to automatically adapt the colour and intensity of the display to match the light in the surrounding environment.
The company is also planning to introduce a new connector type for accessories for the iPhone, iPad and other devices through its official Made-for-iPhone
(MFi) licensing programme.
Called 'Ultra Accessory Connector' (UAC), the eight-pin connector is slightly less thick than USB-C and near half as wide as both USB-C and Lightning.