Fishlabs CEO Michael Schade has stated his belief that "iPad HD" will be released and running games at at least an equivalent standard to the Xbox 360 within a year.
Talking during a session entitled Mobile becomes Console” – itself named after a recent Mark Rein comment about mobile gaming's future – at the Develop Conference in Brighton, Schade was very confident about the potential for mobile gaming to match and overtake console gaming standards within that time.
I think you can expect some time next year to have rendering capabilities onmobile devicessuperior to the Xbox 360,” Schade said.
And I believe by the end of the year the ‘iDevices' could have sold 120m copies, which puts them close to a par with the PS2's 140m.”
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