Is the Release date of the iPad 3 Revealed on Amazon? - It's happened several times that Amazon helps to fan the output of certain products through their books being devoted to pre-order placed with release dates betraying their launch. First Editions and Amazon did they do the same trick with iPad 3? A book entitled "iPad 3 for Dummies" is currently available for pre-order on the merchant site with a release date set for March 29. Is the Release date of the iPad 3 Revealed on Amazon? But then where does that date of 29 March? "Maybe when referencing the book we thought that the iPad 3 come out on that date," she conceded us. Just have to wait for Apple to announce the launch date of the third version of the tablet to see if the publisher was particularly well informed or has simply offered a good PR move?