iPad, the new product from Apple
Apples latest product was a "secret" known by everybody. The Net will be flooded with detailed information, but our objective is very different. So, to summarize, we are providing you the most relevant Apple iPad facts:
- iPad is a mini-netbook Table with a multi-tactile LED screen of 9.7 inches, a screen resolution of 1024x768. Depending on the model, you can also use WiFi and 3G connections, with capabilities of 16, 32 and 64 Gb. iPad price ranges between 500$ and 700$.
- The surface of the iPad measures 24 x 18 cm, and has a width of 1.34 cms. (that's 9.45 x 7.09 x 0.53 inches). It weighs around 680 gr. (WiFi version) and 730 gr (3G version), with a non-removable internal battery with a duration of 10h of video and WiFi usage.
- Inside the iPad is an Apple A4 processor of 1 GHz, whose microprocessor integrates a graphic processor with video support up to 720p at 30fps in H.264.
- iPad runs on the same operative system than the iPhone, and the old iPhone apps will be adapted for iPad with no additional cost for the users who already purchased such aps at the Apple store.
- A single USB port, a headphones output of 3.5 mm, accelerometer, light sensor, WiFi N, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and 3G (depending on the model), A-GPS, compass.
Summarizing, the fact is that iPad has the same usages of an iPhone or an iPod, in big, with the advantages and limitations that this implies.