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This article was published on June 14, 2011


iPad 3D mock-up demoed in Taiwan

iPad 3D mock-up demoed in Taiwan Image by: Kevin Mazur
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9to5Mac has reported on what looks like an iPad fitted with a prototype 3D display being demoed at the Display Taiwan show.

One of the display vendors, CPT, has shown what appears to be the original iPad with a screen that requires special eyewear with polarizing lenses. The Apple logo and product labels are covered with stickers, but it certainly looks like an iPad.

But before you get too excited, it probably is just a case of CPT inserting a 3D screen into the iPad for a cheap PR stunt to capitalize on rumors that the iPad 3 will be in 3D. However, check the video for yourself, as this may not be too far off what future tablets look like: