Apple iPad (3rd-gen)

  • Apple iPad (3rd-gen)
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The Apple iPad (3rd-gen) includes a Retina Display operating at a resolution of 2,048 x 1,536. Powering the new iPad is a dual-core A5X processor with quad-core graphics, it also gets upgraded optics in the form of a 5MP backside illuminated sensor that features a 5-element lens, IR filter and ISP built into the A5X chip. Apple claims The new iPad is good for 10 hours of battery life and nine hours when using 4G LTE.

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By TechSpot on 90

New features like quad-core graphics, 4G LTE support and the iSight camera are all nice additions, and yet the new iPad could be summarized in only two words: Retina display. Apple has once again set the benchmark others will be striving for in 2012.

By whattabletpc.com on

The new iPad 3 has launched and is up for pre-order. So what are the stand-out new features and should you buy the iPad 3 or consider a cheaper iPad 2 ?The iPad 3 has some nice new features but I'm not sure I'd buy it if I could get a good deal on an...

By PC Advisor on

Apple discontinued the iPad 3 because it replaced it with the iPad 4. However, you can still pick it up second hand or refurbished so we've compared it to the still available iPad...

By Photo Answers on 100

Street price: £659 Resolution: 5Mp (2592x1936px) Lens construction: 5 elements Aperture: f/2.4 fixed Focusing: Autofocus, Tap to focus & Face detection Monitor: 9.7in (2048x1536px), LED back-lit multi-touch Retina display Video: Full HD (1920x1080) @...

By Good Gear Guide on

Apple has unveiled its third-generation iPad, simply called the "new iPad". The new iPad looks identical to the iPad 2 , but boasts a high resolution "retina" display, has an upgraded 5-megapixel camera, is powered by a dual-core A5X processor with...

By gottabemobile.com on

It's tough to give up the benefits of a big screen or a second monitor while working in a coffee shop or hotel, but with my current mobile setup I get the best of both worlds.For the past few weeks I've used the MacBook Air 11-inch as my go-to mobile...

By TechRadar AU on 80

Despite the above negative points, there's no doubt we're still looking at a top contender in the tablet race once again. Apple's greatest strength has always been fusing together some headline features with an OS that just works, and will appeal to the...

By uk.hardware.info on

It's been a while since we published an overview of the current tablet market. With the holidays around the corner, we collected all of the tablets we've tested and that are still available, and created an overview of what's what. If you want to buy a...

By uk.hardware.info on

During the event where the iPad Mini was announced, Apple also introduced a new normal-sized iPad. We compared this new iPad 'Retina' with the last iPad. Then referred to as the 'new' iPad, we will now call it iPad 3, and the Retina will be called the...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade compares the new iPad with Retina Display late 2012 model and the Microsoft Surface RT tablets. Check out our video review of the iPad with Retina Display at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhQPw9qoyP4 Check out our video review of the...

By Macworld Australia on

We compare the displays of the iPad mini and iPad 3, with head-to-head comparisons on Safari and iBooks.Apple launched the iPad mini to an eager world on Friday. It’s a terrific device but one question hung over the launch: why doesn’t it have a...

By examiner.com on 80

Let's take a look at some of the iPad 3's features:2,048 x 1,536 "Retina Display" 4G LTE support with the ability to be a Wi-Fi hotspot 5 MP Back-facing iSight 1080p Camera Support for 1080p video playback Voice dictation 1 GB RAM for applications (up...

By GadgetSpeak on 88

What’s in a name? Do we call this next product the iPad 3 or the New iPad? As long as we regard it as the latest addition to Apple’s iconic tablet range, I don’t think it matters all that much. You can call it what you like (personally I tend to use...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade shows Apple iOS 6 on the iPhone 4 and the new iPad tablet. Check out our video review of the new iPad...

By The Inquirer on

Will the Infinity's features, including a bigger IPS+ display, lightweight design and bundled dock be enough to sway customers who are considering Apple's new Ipad? Is the bundled keyboard dock on the...

By thunderbaylive.com on

Lisa Gade compares the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and the Apple new iPad 3rd gen tablets. Check out our full coverage of these two tablets:Full video review of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1:Full written review of the Samsung Galaxy Note...

By Phone Arena on

Unless you've been hiding under a rock the last month or so, you're probably well aware about the all-out no holds barred war raging between Apple and Samsung in the court system. For consumers though, the battle that concerns them right now is...

By Web User on 100

★★★★★With its stunning screen and impressive battery-life, the latest iPad is still the most stylish and desirable tablet available. The resolution of its Retina screen is unrivalled and makes a huge difference to the sharpness and detail. However,...

By techview.co on

I have to be honest here, in that as I said earlier it is some 3-4 months since I have owned the iPad 2. In using the new iPad I can find no excessive speed increase or improvements in the display despite the advertised improvements and...

By productfeedback.com.au on

Having purchased the iPad 3 on release day I have had a good three months to determine if the product is worth your time. Apple really steps up the game with the new Retina display and is something you have to see in real life to appreciate. I see this...