During the past few months there have been many speculations regarding the iPad 3, and if you’re looking forward to the new Apple’s tablet, you’ll be pleased to know that iPad 3 is officially launched.
iPad 3 comes with 9.7-inch Retina Display that works at 2048 x 1536 resolution, and A5X dual-core processor with quad-core graphics. The new “iSight camera” is 5-megapixel backside illuminated camera with 5-element lens, IR filter and ISP, can record full HD 1080p video, and it also supports face detection.
In addition, there is a front facing VGA FaceTime camera as well that comes with voice detection. As for networking, iPad 3 supports 4G LTE on Verizon and AT&T, and 3G for the rest of the world, but it also has hotspot capabilities. Regarding the battery, new iPad 3 comes with rechargeable battery that can provide you with 10 hours of battery life, or 9 hours if you’re using 4G.
Just like its predecessors, the latest Apple’s tablet is thin and light, and it is 9.4mm thin and it weighs 1.4 lbs. There are several models available, the WiFi-only models cost $499 for 16GB, $599 for 32GB, and $699 for 64GB, while the models that support both WiFi and 4G cost $629 for 16GB, $729 for 32GB, and $829 for 64GB.
iPad 3 is available for pre-order, and shipping will start on March 16th in the US, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Australia, while 30 other additional countries will have to wait for March 23rd.