Apple iPad (4th-gen)

  • Apple iPad (4th-gen)
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The 4th generation iPad sports a beefier A6X processor for double the CPU and graphics performance (versus iPad 3), an improved FaceTime camera that supports 720p resolution, the new Lightning connector, 802.11a/b/g/n dual-band Wi-Fi and the same image signal processor found in the iPhone 5.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Macworld UK on 80

iPad 4 with Retina display review Update, 20 Mar 2014: The iPad 4 is back! Apple has announced that the iPad 2 is being discontinued, and that the iPad 4 - which is just called 'iPad with Retina display' on the Apple Store - is being revived to takes...

By The Inquirer on

Apple clearly is hoping that this refreshed design along with the promise of more processing power will both lure new customers and entice existing iPad users to upgrade. We take a look at whether the iPad Air is worth upgrading from the iPad 4, or...

By V3.co.uk on

Apple's iPad Air is here, complete with a new moniker, a new design and 64-bit processor, the same A7 chip that debuted in the iPhone 5S . Apple is clearly hoping that this refreshed design, along with the promise of more processing power, will help...

By Phone Arena on

Do you like surprises? We sure do, and Samsung treated us to a nice one during the official Galaxy Note 3 unveiling. Along with its newest high-end smartphone, the company announced a totally overhauled version of its S Pen-equipped Samsung Galaxy...

By The Inquirer on

However, this changed in 2012 when Amazon and Google undercut the iPad, creating their cheaper and smaller Kindle Fire and Nexus 7 devices. Competition heated up even more when Microsoft announced its Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet , and then again when...

By V3.co.uk on

Apple pretty much created the tablet market in 2010 when it launched its first iPad and since then it's been pretty much universally acknowledged as owning the top end of the market, with every iPad since easily outselling its Android competition. ...

By PC Advisor on 90

Apple iPad 4 review updated: 18th June 2013 Apple released the fourth-generation iPad back in November 2012, and a 128GB version went on sale in February 2013. But while we wait for a fifth iPad to be launched, is this the one to buy? See also: iPad 3...

By IT PRO on 80

The iPad 4 is the best Apple tablet yet by a long way, offering twice the processing power of its predecessor. The iOS ecosystem still has the biggest and best selection of tablet-specific applications too. But with EE's 4G coverage still offering...

By rigviews.com.au on 90

Apple, the gadget king, has come up with the iPad 4 to make your connecting experience wider. It has an excellent retina display which lets you see the world more clearly. The Retina Display has the resolution of 2048-by-1536 with rich color saturation....

By Phone Arena on

Now this is a tough pickle on our hands, seeing that there’s an obvious gap in terms of pricing with the two tablets. At the very least, the iPad 4 can be bought for $500, which is significantly easier on the pockets over the $900 cost of the...

By Reseller News on

The main change for the new iPad with Retina display (4th generation) is a shift from the previous Apple dock connector to the new reversible and easy-to-use Lightning connector. Lightning is also used on the iPhone 5 and iPad mini. Additionally, the...

By GadgetReview on 90

There are tablets, and then there's the iPad. Apple may not have been the first to create a tablet computer — that honor remains with Microsoft's Bill Gates — but Apple has nearly perfected the slate. The iPad, a 9.7″ stunner that is faster, sleeker, and...

By What Mobile on 100

Apple seems to have done away with its traditional release cycles, and has announced a new 128GB iPad 4 – just 3 months after the product’s original launch.Under Steve Jobs iPads and iPhones had yearly release cycles, which has obviously now been thrown...

By PC Advisor on

The latest challenger to Apple's iPad has arrived in the form of Google's Nexus 10 , made by Samsung. Updated on 28/01/13 . Unlike the Nexus 7 , Nexus 10 is a direct competitor with the iPad and deserves one of our comparison reviews. We've spent a good...

By Recombu on 90

Apple quietly updated the iPad just six months after the third gen 'New iPad' was revealed. Officially calling the new tablet ‘iPad with Retina display,' is it worth upgrading from the iPad 3? And is Apple's iPad still the best big-screen tablet? Let's...

By TechRadar AU on 90

Despite the above negative points, there's no doubt we're once again looking at a top tablet 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 largest amount...

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 Computer Shopper on 90

It’s not a huge upgrade versus Apple’s early-2012 iPad, but the fourth-gen model delivers noticeable advances in performance and features. We coronate it—once again—the king of full-size tablets....

By PC Advisor on

Smartphone and tablet users tend to fall into two categories: those who are diehard Apple fans and seemingly willing to pay any price for its fashionable hardware, and those who prefer the semi-open approach of Google's Android operating system and the...

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...