Your daily serving of iPad 2 news is here, with an update concerning the design of the slate: lighter and thinner. The device will also incorporate two cameras, according to the latest speculations in the field, quoted by Reuters. Components suppliers also mention a screen resolution increase and among the companies involved in making the slate we’ve learned about Genius Electronic Optical Co Ltd and Largan Precision Co Ltd.

iPad 2 is supposed to pass the AMOLED display and maybe go for the LCD option. The body plate of the product is going to leave aluminum, replacing it with carbon fiber, if everything goes well. Foxconn is meant to begin serial production of next-gen iPads at the end of January 2011.