iPad 2 , thus its name , presents a variety of additional features and also a change from the design
- iPad 2 has FaceTime and Accessories Smart Cover features. iPad 2 has FaceTime facilities for video chat. Third-party applications such as Skype can also be used .There are also interesting accessories called Smart Cover . It's a kind of colorful screen protector .When coatings Smart Cover is closed , the iPad can locked automatically .Smart Cover can also be folded to be used as a stand
- iPad 2 processor -based ARM Cortex A9. The new processor of iPad 2 has dual core called the A5. iPad 2 is ARM Cortex A9 - based design . The dual core Processors would make the applications process and other computing tasks running faster.
- The ability of Battery and Screen iPad 2 is not changed. Although the body become slender significantly , The fact that the battery life of iPad 2 does not change from the first version , which is in the range of 10 hours .Likewise the screen , it's same with the first version on size or the resolution of the screen.
- iPad 2 Graphic was Claimed better. According to Steve Jobs , the graphics capabilities of iPad 2 was claimed to 9 times faster than the first version of the iPad .Of course this ability , if true , would spoil the game lovers.
- Front camera (finally!): Also as we were expected, the iPad 2 also gets its front camera, finnally! allowing for FaceTime feature, while keeping a rear camera. Specs: Back camera: Video recording, HD (720p) up to 30 frames per second with audio; still camera with 5x digital zoom Front camera: Video recording, VGA up to 30 frames per second with audio; VGA-quality still camera Tap to control exposure for video or still
- Operating System iPad 2 is IOS 4.3. iPad 2 equipped with the latest operating system from Apple , the IOS 4.3. Some of the improvement brought like the Safari browser is faster and iTunes Home Sharing features.
- iPad 2 has HDMI Out. Although this output still requiring additional connectors which must be purchased separately , the iPad 2 has facilities HDMI ( High - Definition Multimedia Interface ) for connecting to a television device and share content with it.
Pricing and availability: No price cut: The iPad 2 will start at $499. It will be available starting on March 11th from both AT&T and Verizon. Where previous Apple launches have provoked early morning stampedes, the iPad 2 will be available at Apple Stores starting at 5pm, which is good news for most interested buyers but will prolong the wait for the diehards who camp out overnight.
- 1GHz dual-core A5 CPU
- 512MB RAM
- 16GB, 32GB, 64GB storage options
- Front & Rear Cameras, front is VGA, rear is 720p
- 9.7″ LED display with 1024×768 screen resolution at 132ppi
- GPU said to be 9x faster
- Video output supports up to 1080p
- Runs iOS 4.3
- 10 hour battery life
- White & Black color options
- 3G models are AT&T and Verizon compatible
- 1.3 lbs