The New iPad Launched by Apple in San Francisco Today
Apple just unveiled at a media event in San Francisco a third-generation iPad with amazing ultra-high resolution display with 2048*1536 Resolution. This screen resolution on a 9.7-inch display translates onto a pixel density of 264 pixels per inch, less than the 326 pixels per inch on the iPhone 4/4S. 1 Million more pixels than the previous iPads.
4G LTE High Speed Network Support
The new iPad support’s 21Mbps HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA at 42Mbps, as well as LTE at 73Mbps. Apple execs gave demos of the devices running on both AT&T and Verizon LTE networks, confirming support for both carriers. Apple says that international LTE partners including Canadian carriers Bell, Rogers, and Telus.
iPad will indeed run a new A5X processor with quad-core graphics. Apple said the chip is “twice as fast” as Tegra 3 and provides “four times the performance”.
iPad3 is voice dictation
— inspired by Siri. It supports U.S. English, British, Australian, French, German and Japanese. “The iPad, like all great iOS devices, has a great keyboard. And now you’ll see there’s a new key on the bottom: a microphone,” announced by Apple’s Tim Steven
Redesigned Camera System
Another amazing new feature of iPad 3 is a redesigned camera system with better camera & camera system than iPad2. with feature’s & design as the iPhone 4S.
The back camera now has a five-megapixel CMOS sensor with a number of iPhone 4S features, including backside illumination, auto-exposure and auto-focus, a fifth lens (like on iPhone 4S) and hybrid IR filter. This camera is powered by an Apple-designed image processor built into the A5X chip and can also record video in full HD 1080p resolution.
As for the front-facing video conferencing camera, Apple said iPad 3 uses the new iSight camera
The new iPad is 9.4mm thin and weighs in at 1.4lbs. As for the iPad 2, it is 8.8mm deep and weighs in at 1.33lbs (WiFi model). This makes the new one full 0.6mm thicker nad 0.067lbs heavier.
iPad 3 maintains the same ten-hour battery life standard as the iPad and iPad 2. As Steve Jobs highlighted the fact at the iPad 2 unveiling, underscoring how iPad 2 features the same “legendary” battery performance as the original model. “We don’t want to give that up”, he said, adding that “this has been tried and tested by many reviewers”.
3G iPad Models & Prices
$499 for 16GB!
32GB is $599
64GB for $699.
no 128GB yet.
4G LTE : 4G it’s 16GB $629, 32GB @ $729 and 64GB @ $829.
[Courtesy Apple inc, Apple insider, Engadget, 9to5mac]