Apple Presents The New iPad!
Apple announced its highly anticipated, third-generation new iPad tablet computer today, with a special event in San Francisco, CA.
As expected, the first exciting new feature announced in the event was Retina Display. With its 2048x1536 resolution in 3.1 million pixels, new iPad will blow us away.
The second feature is A5X processor which is designed for retina display and provides better performance.
Number three was iSight camera with 5 megapixel backside illuminated sensor on the back. When compared to iPad 2's mediocre camera, this is simply amazing. There is also 1080p video recording with software stabilization.
After Siri, the 5th new feature came up to the stage and it was 4G LTE! iPad 2 has 3.1Mbps on EV-DO, 7.2 on HSPA. New iPad comes with 21Mbps HSPA+ and DC-HSDPA at 42Mbps, with LTE at 73Mbps. They also announced that the LTE partners will be AT&T, Verizon, Rogers, Bell and Telus. Plus; where the carrier supports, the new iPad can be used as a personal hotspot.
The price is again $499 for 16GB Wi-Fi version. 32GB is $599, 64GB ise $699. For the 4G version, it's $629, $729 and $829.
Apple also introduced new Apple TV with a streamlined new user interface. It also supports 1080p video streaming.
Both products are available for pre-orders today and they will be on the shelves on March 16th.