Working on a Bigger iPad

By NBC News

Published 08/28 2014 11:35AM

Updated 08/28 2014 11:36AM

NEW YORK -- A new and bigger iPad is reportedly in the works.

According to Bloomberg, the new iPad will have a 12.9-inch screen and will feature split-screen multitasking.

Apple currently makes an iPad with a 9.7- and 7.9-inch screen.

The new bigger iPad is expected to be released early next year.

No word yet on its retail price.

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