The improvements allowed the injection-molded plastic support frame to be omitted. The rear camera shoots video in widescreen to match the p standard, although only the central part of the recording is shown on the screen during recording. The Apple A5 chip doubles processing speed and has graphics processing that is up to nine times faster than the previous iPad. Also, the iPad 2 3G model includes a plastic cap-like band at the top on the back for the 3G antenna. The metallic grille for the microphone is replaced with a matching plastic black grille on the 3G model.
The size of the iPad 2 is also less than the original iPad at only 9. After the announcement and release of the third generation iPad, the iPad 2, which continued to be available for purchase, received a hardware upgrade. The upgraded variant of the iPad 2 features a smaller version of the Apple A5 SoC , which is able to reduce battery consumption. Performance difference between the two variants, according to Anandtech is negligible. The Smart Cover , first introduced with the iPad 2, is a screen protector that magnetically attaches to the face of the iPad.
The cover has three folds which allow it to convert into a stand, which is also held together by magnets. Smart Covers have a microfiber bottom that cleans the front of the iPad, and wakes up the iPad when the cover is removed. There are five different colors of both polyurethane and leather, with leather being more expensive than the polyurethane version.
Apple offered several more accessories for the iPad 2,  most of which were adapters for the proprietary pin dock connector , the iPad's only port besides the headphone jack. The iPad 2 received generally positive reviews, praising its Apple A5 processor and p camera. Joshua Topolsky of Engadget said that "for those of you who haven't yet made the leap, feel free to take a deep breath and dive in — the iPad 2 is as good as it gets right now.
And it's really quite good. If you're happy with your current iPad, there's no reason to dump it just because there's a shinier, newer one. This is not to say that millions of people won't do just that. I mean: shiny! If you've invested in iPad accessories such as a dock or case, keep in mind that you probably won't be able to use them with the new iPad. Maybe — it depends on a few factors. Will you want to buy one?
Use that information wisely. The closed and proprietary nature of iOS has garnered criticism, particularly by digital rights advocates such as the Electronic Frontier Foundation , computer engineer and activist Brewster Kahle , Internet-law specialist Jonathan Zittrain , and the Free Software Foundation who protested the iPad's introductory event and have targeted the iPad with their " Defective by Design " campaign.
At issue are restrictions imposed by the design of iOS, namely DRM intended to lock purchased media to Apple's platform, the development model requiring a yearly subscription to distribute apps developed for the iOS , the centralized approval process for apps, as well as Apple's general control and lockdown of the platform itself. Particularly at issue is the ability for Apple to remotely disable or delete apps at will.
Some in the tech community have expressed concern that the locked-down iOS represents a growing trend in Apple's approach to computing, particularly Apple's shift away from machines that hobbyists can "tinker with" and note the potential for such restrictions to stifle software innovation.
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See the tech specs for iPad 6th generation. See the tech specs for iPad 5th generation. See the tech specs for iPad 4th generation. Identify your iPad model Find out which iPad model you have. Find the model number Use the model number to find out which model iPad you have. Look on the back of your iPad. Open Settings and tap About. Look for the model number in the top section.
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