General iPad Discussion

Discussion in 'iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Apple Watch' started by jepaz, Jan 28, 2010.

  1. jepaz

    jepaz Active Member

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    Size and weight1

    Height:9.56 inches (242.8 mm)Width:7.47 inches (189.7 mm)Depth:0.5 inch (13.4 mm)Weight:1.5 pounds (.68 kg) Wi-Fi model;1.6 pounds (.73 kg) Wi-Fi + 3G model
    Display


    • 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
    • 1024-by-768-pixel resolution at 132 pixels per inch (ppi)
    • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
    • Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
    Capacity3


    • 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB flash drive
    Battery and Power4


    • Built-in 25Whr rechargeable lithium-polymer battery
    • Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music
    • Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
    Input and Output


    • Dock connector
    • 3.5-mm stereo headphone jack
    • Built-in speakers
    • Microphone
    • SIM card tray (Wi-Fi + 3G model only)
    Wireless and Cellular

    Wi-Fi model


    • Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n)
    • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR technology
    Wi-Fi + 3G model


    • UMTS/HSDPA (850, 1900, 2100 MHz)
    • GSM/EDGE (850, 900,1800, 1900 MHz)
    • Data only2
    • Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n)
    • Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR technology
    Audio Playback


    • Frequency response: 20Hz to 20,000Hz
    • Audio formats supported: AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
    • User-configurable maximum volume limit
    Location


    • Wi-Fi
    • Digital compass
    • Assisted GPS (Wi-Fi + 3G model)
    • Cellular (Wi-Fi + 3G model)
    Sensors


    • Accelerometer
    • Ambient light sensor
    TV and Video


    • Support for 1024 x 768 with Dock Connector to VGA adapter; 576p and 480p with Apple Composite A/V Cable, 576i and 480i with Apple Composite A/V Cable
    • H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
    Processor


    • 1GHz Apple A4 custom-designed, high-performance, low-power system-on-a-chip
     
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  2. pinoydl

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    Re: The new iPad

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    Very nice!
     
  3. josecarlo1129

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    Re: The new iPad

    Apple is using its own P.A. Semi technology for a custom 1GHz "Apple A4" ARM chip in the iPad.
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    Specs
    0.5 inches thin
    1.5 pounds
    9.7 inch IPS display
    Full capacitive multi-touch
    16 GB - 64 GB Flash storage
    1 GHz Apple A4 chip
    Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
    WiFi 802.11n
    Speaker, Microphone, 30-pin connector
    Accelerometer & Compass
    10 hours battery life
    Over a month of standby
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    Why call it iPad? I can't even pronounce iPod , let alone iPad. iTablet would have been easier for me.
     
  6. mark_17

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    from macbook, macbook pro, and mac pro... it should have been called mac pad!
     
  7. rockophoria

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    Re: The new iPad

    nice! but I think I have to pass for now.. :D













    .. until its already released and for sale here! hahah
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    A very big iPhone 3GS...only thinner
     
  9. pinoydl

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    Re: The new iPad

    Wow, iWork for the iPad @ USD 9.99 each. [e.g. Pages, Numbers]
    and iPad pricing starts at $499
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    whatta huge ipod!
     
  11. goddessella

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    i wonder if globe will be carrying this soon, with the same services and all
     
  12. kcirecarg718

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    Re: The new iPad

    nokia 5110 + iPad combo..... Great!
     
  13. mindless

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    Definitely not one for geeks. Lay people would have more use for this. Considering getting one for my mom instead of a netbook.
     
  14. execute

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    Re: The new iPad

    If you're looking to get a netbook, the iPad is a winner.
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    This would be awesome for photographers! [​IMG]
     
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    Re: The new iPad

    then... there will be the iPad shuffle, iPad Nano and iPad Classic....
     
  18. jepaz

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    Re: The new iPad

    In the Box


    • iPad
    • Dock connector to USB cable
    • 10W Power Adapter
    • Documentation
    Hhhmmm....no Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic?
     
  19. ditoy_eagle

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    Re: The new iPad

    Buti nalang we waited and didn't get those cheap netbooks available locally! Time to wait some more before it becomes available here
     
  20. rockophoria

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    Re: The new iPad

    Looks like almost or a little thinner than the iphone..

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    and yes this will be great for photographers!

    and Graphic Designers like me! hahah ill bid goodbye to my Wacom Tabletopia :cool:

    I can already imagine me doing rough sketches and vector art using this! :D
     

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