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.

Expert reviews and ratings

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 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 techradar.com/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 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 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 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 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 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...

By Phone Arena on -

Since its inception, the iPad has long remained at the top of the tablet universe without seeing much threat from the competition. Of course, we can name quite a few devices that were poised to challenge its supremacy, but there has yet to be a...

By IT PRO on -

We take a look to see if the 7in sub-£200 Android tablet is capable of outperforming the all-conquering...

By geeksquad.co.uk on -

The new iPad comes with some pretty nifty hardware updates, including a better camera, incredibly sharp screen, a more powerful processor and some small fixes here and there. It's also 4G ready, for faster mobile internet - when 4G eventually takes off...

By Big Picture Big Sound on 88

Anyone waiting for "The iPad HD" as it was also rumored to be named need wait no longer, as Apple has tendered a high-definition monolith that goes beyond 1080p to bring us unprecedented video quality in a consumer portable media player. With an...

By TechSmart.co.za on -

All of the effusive praise and superlative reviews that have met the iPad 2, which has become one of if not the most popular tablets on the market to date, equally apply to the new iPad, along with some added features that see the new iPad only...

By GadgetReview on 90

As far as tablets go, only the iPad stands above the crowd. The rest, with the possible exception of Amazon's Kindle Fire, don't provide the experience we all look for in a slate computing device. Apple's success with the iPad stems from excellent...

By whatlaptop.co.uk on -

When it comes to the tablet market, there's not a company out there that can even dream of generating the fervour Apple can with a new tablet, and that trend has continued with the release of the third generation iPad.Check out the best iPad Air cases...