The Apple iPad 2 has officially been announced by Apple - with the next-generation tablet sporting a whole host of improvements.
12 things you need to know about the iPad 2
1. iPad 2 is lighter and thinner
2. The iPad 2 has FaceTime
3. The iPad 2 battery life stays the same
4. As does the iPad 2 display
5. iPad 2 goes dual-core
6. iPad 2 graphics will be awesome
7. iPad 2 has iOS 4.3
8. The stupid button problem has been fixed
9. The iPad 2 has HDMI out
10. The iPad 2 features HSUPA
11. The iPad 2 UK release date is 25 March
12. iPad 2 sees Apple come out fighting
All-in-all, the iPad 2 isn't exactly what you'd call a disappointment � well, unless you were expecting something truly "magical and revolutionary". The iPad 2 adds little magic to the original iPad, and it is most certainly not revolutionary.
Despite their push to stay out of the specs game, Apple's competitors will drag them back into the specs race implicitly. In justifying the price tag for the Motorola Xoom,Which tablet should you buy? The Motorola Xoom or The Apple iPad 2? The competition between Motorola Xoom vs Apple iPad 2 is getting intense,
One of the most buzzed-about iPad 2 features is most definitely the iPad 2's front and back facing cameras -- and guess what? The new cameras are worth more than the hype they've received. The new iPad 2 camera features will make for more innovative apps, change the face of mobile communication, and bring augmented reality to the forefront.
Under the hood, the awesome mightiness of the user interface driven by Apple iOS 4.3 is powered by a dual-core A5 CPU based on ARM's Cortex A9 unit. The CPU is flanked by a dedicated GPU which is claimed to be nine times better than the original iPad's GPU.
Interestingly, the iPad 2 is 33% thinner and 15% lighter than the original iPad, and it's now just 8.8mm thin.
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