Finally we got our hands on the Apple’s next Gen collection of iPads. If I mention today as the most busy day in techie world than it wouldn’t be wrong, as earlier we have seen some awesome Nokia Phablets ( Nokia Lumia 1320 and Lumia 1520) and the 1st ever Nokia Tablet ( Nokia Lumia 2520) and later we have a treat from Apple with the grand unveiling their most anticipated 5th generation of iPads. The brand new iPad has been named “iPad Air“, and this Air tag suits with this latest Cupertino Slate. It can float in air, may be not but it looks like the thinnest tablet ever found on this planet.
The official Keynote of the iPad Air along with the iPad Mini 2 ( which we focus in another article) has just wrapped up and we got some shots of the next Gen Apple iPad Air with the whole specs sheet along with some awesome features and all you want to know about one of the best iPad.
iPad Air Specifications:
iPad Air is the best what you can do with the current ” The iPad”. In other words you can mention it as a complete overhaul of the previous iPad. It contains a 9.7 inches LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1536 x 2048 pixels, with 264 ppi pixel density which makes a Retina Panel display.
The iPad Air is 20% thinner than the previous same sized display iPad, with the dimensions of 240 x 169.5 x 7.5 mm (9.45 x 6.67 x 0.30 in). The bezels size also reduced up to 43% on the sides as it has a better side to side screen with a total weight of 469 g or roughly 1 lb. (one Pound gadget).
Under the hood there is the same 64-bit A7 processor that has been recently announced for the iPhone 5S. The Dual-core 1.3 GHz Cyclone processor is supported with a PowerVR G6430 (quad-core graphics) GPU. This new A7 processor has a Double speed as compared to the one found in previous iPad.
The iPad Air is presented in all type of variants on memory basis, There are four of them the 16GB, 32 GB, 64 GB and even the giant 128 GB internal memory versions for you to choose (still no microSD card). On the basis of Connectivity there will be two diffierent variants of the device will be made available. The Apple iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular with 3G/LTE support model and the Apple iPad Air Wi-Fi with Wi-Fi only and no GPS support.
The camera of the iPad Air is a 5 Megapixel unit and can shot images of 2592 x 1944 pixels, Loaded with auto-focus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR features the camera is capable to shoot Full-HD 1080p videos @30 fps with image stabilization feature. Beside this there is another 1.2 megapixel camera at the front capable of making HD 720p videos and ready for HD chat on FaceTime or can be used as face detection tool.
As far as resolution goes, the iPad Air remains the same, offering a beautiful Retina display worthy of a tablet of its stature. With that said, Apple has made some changes to the display tech, implementing a layer of thin film for the touch component which, when compared to the glass of old, allows the display as a whole – as well as the device itself – to become thinner than ever before.
iPad Air Availability Worldwide:
Apple has choose 41 countries and The new iPad Air will be available on November 1st in the enlisted countries. The iPad Air will be released in four colors the White, Gray, Black and Silver.
iPad Air Price:
Apple this time again didn’t changed the price of the iPad and come up with the same pricing structure as the base model or the one with only WiFi version will be made available for $499, while the WiFi + LTE ( Cellular) model will be made available for $629.