Published on April 29, 2010
iPad - The wonder gadget from Apple: iPad - The wonder gadget from Apple PowerPoint Presentation: The iPad is a tablet computer developed by Apple, meant for internet browsing, media consumption, gaming, and light content creation. Unlike many older tablets, it does not use a stylus for input and instead uses fingertips. It introduced a class of devices between smart phones and laptops. PowerPoint Presentation: 27 Jan 2010 : Steve Jobs Announces the Apple iPad and on 3 rd April,2010 launches the Wi-Fi version of the iPad in the U.S which sold 300,000+ iPads during its launch weekend. These sales include pre-orders, deliveries to channel partners and sales at Apple stores. PowerPoint Presentation: What is iPad used for? All of the built-in apps on iPad were designed from the ground up to take advantage of the large Multi-Touch screen and advanced capabilities of iPad. PowerPoint Presentation: A large, high-resolution LED-backlit IPS display. An incredibly responsive Multi-Touch screen. And an amazingly powerful Apple-designed chip. All in a design that’s thin and light enough to take anywhere. Size and weight Height: 9.56 inches (242.8 mm) Width: 7.47 inches (189.7 mm) Depth: 0.5 inch (13.4 mm) Weight: 1.5 pounds (0.68 kg) Wi-Fi model; 1.6 pounds (0.73 kg) Wi-Fi + 3G model PowerPoint Presentation: The high-resolution, 9.7-inch LED-backlit glossy widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology, which makes it perfect for web browsing, watching movies, or viewing photos. At just 1.5 pounds and 0.5 inch thin, you can use it anywhere. 1024-by-768-pixel resolution at 132 pixels per inch ( ppi ). Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music. Capacity : 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB flash drive. PowerPoint Presentation: iPad puts the Internet in your hands. View whole web pages in portrait or landscape on the large Multi-Touch screen with vibrant color and sharp text . Safari takes full advantage of the powerful technology built into iPad. It connects to the web via high-speed 802.11n Wi-Fi. And when you’re away from a Wi-Fi network, you can surf from just about anywhere with optional 3G networking. PowerPoint Presentation: Mail There’s nothing like the Mail app on iPad. With a split-screen view and expansive onscreen keyboard, it lets you see and touch your email in ways you never could before. PowerPoint Presentation: Photos A vivid LED-backlit IPS display makes viewing photos on iPad extraordinary. Open albums with a tap. Flip through your pictures one by one. Or play a slideshow and share your photos. PowerPoint Presentation: Videos The 9.7-inch high-resolution screen makes iPad perfect for watching HD movies, TV shows, podcasts, music videos, and more. PowerPoint Presentation: YouTube With the YouTube app designed specifically for iPad, videos are even easier to find. And on the amazing iPad display, they’re more fun to watch. Especially in HD. PowerPoint Presentation: iPod Reach out and touch your songs. View your album art full-size. iPad makes music look as good as it sounds. PowerPoint Presentation: iTunes Millions of songs, thousands of movies and TV shows, and so much more. Browsing and buying are just a tap away. PowerPoint Presentation: App Store You’ll find more than 150,000 apps on the App Store, and iPad can run almost all of them. Including everything from games to productivity apps. PowerPoint Presentation: iBooks Reading is a joy on iPad. Text looks crisp and bright. Pages turn with a flick. And you can buy new books from the iBookstore . Just download the free iBooks app to get started. PowerPoint Presentation: Maps See more of the world with iPad. Find locations easier than ever with street view, satellite view, or new terrain view — all using Google services. PowerPoint Presentation: Notes With its large display and onscreen keyboard, iPad makes it easy to jot down quick notes and keep important information on hand. You can even email yourself reminders PowerPoint Presentation: Calendar Work, home, and everything in between. Your schedules are easy to read and easy to manage on iPad — even all at once. PowerPoint Presentation: Contacts With Contacts on iPad, you can see much more than just names and numbers. And you can do more with them, too. PowerPoint Presentation: H ome Screen With just one press of the Home button, you have access to every app on your iPad. PowerPoint Presentation: Spotlight Search No matter what you’re looking for, Spotlight Search can help you find it. PowerPoint Presentation: Accessibility Universal access is built into iPad. So right out of the box, Apple makes it easy for people with disabilities to enjoy all that iPad has to offer. PowerPoint Presentation: What makes iPad even better? Accessories The iPad Keyboard Dock combines a dock with a full-size keyboard. You can import photos from a digital camera or SD card with the iPad Camera Connection Kit. The iPad Case not only protects your iPad, it lets you use it in various positions. And different adapters let you connect iPad to TVs, projectors, and displays. PowerPoint Presentation: 3G iPad will also be available in a 3G model with superfast data speeds up to 7.2 Mbps. So if you’re traveling or you happen to be somewhere without a Wi-Fi network, you can still get a fast connection for surfing the web, downloading email, or getting directions. Comparing Apple’s iPad with others? : Comparing Apple’s iPad with others? http://www.jorymon.com/images/2010/january/ipad_a_phone.jpg Apple iPad: What We Still Don't Know : Apple iPad: What We Still Don't Know Adobe Flash - Since the iPad is running the iPhone OS that means no Adobe Flash. The problem is there are so many Websites out there using Flash not only for advertisements, but regular video as well. iPhone OS gives the iPad the capability to run the thousands of applications that have already been written for the iPhone but it also endangers it into giving virus writers an even bigger platform to write for; as most iPhone viruses will work on the iPad too. Apple has yet to release pricing on the iPad's accessories like the keyboard dock, iPad case and camera connector . no Webcam iPad USB-charging problem “ Not charging ” : Reports have erupted from iPad users on issues with charging their new devices by USB . The device shows the message “Not charging” even though it is connected by USB to a computer or USB hub . PowerPoint Presentation: Over 150,000 apps. Ready and waiting. If you already have apps for your iPhone or iPod touch, just sync them to iPad from your Mac or PC. They run in their original size or you can expand them to fill the iPad screen. And you can choose from over 150,000 iPhone and iPod touch apps in the App Store. iPad works with almost all of them. That is the future: That is the future PowerPoint Presentation: As the discussion continues….one thing is sure iPad has created headlines!! Thanks!