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iPad

The iPad is the second tablet computer developed by Apple Inc., after the Newton. Announced on January 27, 2010, it is part of a device category between a smartphone and a laptop computer. Similar in functionality to a larger and more powerful iPhone or iPod touch, it runs a modified version of the same operating system (iPhone OS),  with a user interface redesigned to take advantage of the larger screen.

The iPad has a 9.7-inch (25 cm) LED backlit multi-touch  display with a pixel resolution of 1024×768, 16 to 64 gigabytes (GB) of flash memory, a 1-gigahertz (GHz) Apple A4  processor, Bluetooth 2.1, and a 30-pin dock connector to sync with iTunes and connect wired accessories.

Articles About iPad

A man looks at his Apple iPad in front an Apple logo outside an Apple store in downtown Shanghai
Apple Reports Weak iPad Performance, Found to Top Web Traffic with 78 Per Cent Share

By IBTimes AU

Apple iPad continued with its sales slide, though the tablet has been found to continue its dominance over Web traffic shares. (1:12 pm)

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Separate iPhone 6 Release Dates for 4.7-Inch, 5.5-Inch Models Confirmed as Apple’s Unique Sales Strategy – Report

By IBTimes AU

The rumoured iPhone 6 release date on September 2014 is likely to deliver only the 4.7-inch build as the phablet-size 5.5-inch model will not get unpacked until a few a months after, the latest buzz from Asia suggests. (10:12 am)

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File photo of Apple logo inside the newly opened Omotesando Apple store at a shopping district in Tokyo
Apple iPad Mini Air: Three Fresh Features on the Smart Tablet to Wait for

By IBTimes AU

It seems that the Cupertino-based tech giant Apple is engineering not just the iPhone 6. Words of the next generation iPad which will be so called "iPad Mini Air" is slowly making its way into the rumours and starting to pop up regularly on the reports. (6:40 pm)

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HTC Google Nexus 8 Release Date Imminent with New Nexus 7 Deals, Two New Tablets Soon

By IBTimes AU

Google's confirmation of continuing the Nexus program sparked a new wave of news about its upcoming Nexus 8 tablet. According to recent information, the release of the Nexus 8 will push through a retailers appear to be offering more Nexus 7 deals in preparation for the new stocks. (Jul 24)

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5.5-Inch iPhone 6 Release Date Deliberately Delayed to Boost iPad Mini 3, iPad Air 2 Sales – Report

By IBTimes AU

Apple may have intended to push back its release date plans for the bigger 5.5-inch iPhone 6 in order to soften the iOS phablet’s perceived negative impact to the company’s 2014 tablet line up – the iPad Mini 3 and the iPad Air 2. (Jul 24)

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Tim Cook is Very Bullish on Tablet Market

By IBTimes AU

Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, said that he is very bullish about the future of the tablet market (Jul 24)

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Samsung Galaxy Tab S (10.5-Inch) vs. LG G Pad (10.1-Inch) – Specifications, Features and Price Showdown
Samsung Galaxy Tab S (10.5-Inch) vs. LG G Pad (10.1-Inch) – Specifications, Features and Price Showdown

By IBTimes AU

Samsung launched two variants of Galaxy Tab S tablet in June, while the LG G Pad 10.1 tablet has recently been released in the U.S. Both the tablets bundle amazing features and killer under the hood specifications. Readers who are interested in the Samsung Galaxy Tab S (10. (Jul 24)

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iPad Air 2 Release Date Will Skip IGZO Panel; To Rollout with Super-Slim iPad Mini Air

By IBTimes AU

Apple’s release date schedule for the iPad Air 2 and the iPad Mini 3 this 2014 will push through as planned as company big boss Tim Cook declared that he is highly optimistic of the prospects offered by the global tablet market. (Jul 23)

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Upcoming iPad Mini 3 Could be 30% Thinner and Likely be Called iPad Mini Air; Apple Q3 Results Show 9% Decrease in iPad Sales
Upcoming iPad Mini 3 Could be 30% Thinner and Likely be Called iPad Mini Air; Apple Q3 Results Show 9% Decrease in iPad Sales

By IBTimes AU

Recent report from China states that the upcoming iPad Mini 3 will be 30% thinner than the iPad Mini 2. The report further adds that Apple could be calling this device as "iPad Mini Air" instead of "iPad Mini 3. (Jul 23)

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Apple Releases iOS Beta 4 For Developers, Includes New Tips Apps

By IBTimes AU

Apple has launched the Beta 4 release of iOS 8, which includes the new Tips app. This app serves as a educational guide for those who might have never been with iOS before. (Jul 23)

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