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Apple will update its iPads at an event on October 16, according to according to Re/code's John Paczkowski.

Re/code also reported that Apple may update the iMac and OS X Yosemite at this event as well. 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman reported this week that the new iMacs are likely to have Apple's retina display.

Specifically, Apple is expected to unveil a new iPad Air

The company may also tease a 12.9-inch iPad that it's expected to launch mid-2015.

There haven't been any invitations sent out to the press, unlike last month's iPhone 6 event.

Apple isn't expected to radically change the iPad's design with this update, though it is rumored to be adding Touch ID fingerprint sensor and a new A8 processor to the device.