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About one million iPad 2s sold in its debut weekend, claim analysts

About one million iPad 2s sold in its debut weekend, claim analysts

posted: 14 Mar 2011, 08:59

A few days ago various analysts touted the iPad 2 to be a record breaker when it goes on sale, and now that its debut weekend...

32GB iPad 2 parts cost around $327, the screen eats more than a third of that

32GB iPad 2 parts cost around $327, the screen eats more than a third of that

posted: 14 Mar 2011, 06:06

The 9.7" LCD display is the most expensive part at $127, since it is thinner and better than the $95 screen on the first iPad. Next comes the 32GB memory chip at $35, and Apple's new dual-core A5 processor...

Apple iPad 2 Gaming Test

Apple iPad 2 Gaming Test

posted: 13 Mar 2011, 21:33

Already deemed as a venerable gaming machine in its own the regard, the iPad 2 will undoubtedly kick things up a notch, as it should, thanks to upgraded internals found under the hood. If 3D gaming is more your kind of thing...

Apple iPad 2 Benchmark Comparison

Apple iPad 2 Benchmark Comparison

posted: 13 Mar 2011, 18:29

In yet another comparison to see how it stacks against some of its contemporary rivals, we pit the iPad 2 against its older siblings found with the iPhone 4 and original iPad. First and foremost, we ran the Linpack Benchmark app...

Apple iPad 2 Web Browsing Comparison

Apple iPad 2 Web Browsing Comparison

posted: 13 Mar 2011, 17:36

Being the newest tablet on the block, it’s only natural to give the iPad 2 a run for its money when it comes down to the web browsing department. Lucky for us, just had to see for ourselves how much faster it’s able to load up complex web pages...

Apple iPad 2 Photo & Video Samples

Apple iPad 2 Photo & Video Samples

posted: 13 Mar 2011, 15:07

Since we’ve been checking out Apple’s latest creation, we decided to simply share with you some snapshots that we took to better illustrate and break down its quality. For starters, the one annoyance we have using the camera interface...

Apple iPad 2 Photo Booth Demonstration

Apple iPad 2 Photo Booth Demonstration

posted: 13 Mar 2011, 14:39

Out of the box, we find one particular app on the homescreen interesting seeing that its presence is rather foreign when looking at the original iPad, but naturally, the Photo Booth app on the iPad 2 is only there because of the tablet’s inclusion...

Apple iPad 2 Digital AV Adapter Demonstration

Apple iPad 2 Digital AV Adapter Demonstration

posted: 12 Mar 2011, 23:23

When so many devices nowadays are increasingly making it very easy to share content via wired connection to high-definition television sets, it’s only fitting that we’re seeing it coming aboard with the iPad 2...

Shipping times for the Apple iPad 2 are getting longer

Shipping times for the Apple iPad 2 are getting longer

posted: 12 Mar 2011, 22:03

Thanks to heavy demand for the iPad 2, orders coming in on Saturday will ship in 3 to 4 weeks; initial orders on Friday morning were estimated to ship in 2 to 3 days, rising to 2-3 weeks by late Friday afternoon...

Apple iPad 2 FaceTime Demonstration

Apple iPad 2 FaceTime Demonstration

posted: 12 Mar 2011, 16:10

Made popular by the iPhone 4 from this summer, FaceTime is finally here with the iPad 2 thanks to the addition of cameras that now grace the tablet’s exterior. Without much hesitation, we quickly got situated with Apple’s fancy video calling service...

Apple iPad 2 Smart Cover Demonstration

Apple iPad 2 Smart Cover Demonstration

posted: 12 Mar 2011, 11:08

Obviously, the first thing to come into our mind as we snapped the Smart Cover onto the iPad 2 is that it only protects one side of the unit at a given time – leaving the other complete exposed to the environment...

iPad 2 receives 4 out of 10 in repairability, 512MB RAM confirmed, 25% slimmer display package

iPad 2 receives 4 out of 10 in repairability, 512MB RAM confirmed, 25% slimmer display package

posted: 12 Mar 2011, 02:48

iPad 2 was taken apart, and revealed a thinner LCD display package, making it incredibly hard to separate the front panel without breaking it. 512MB of RAM were confirmed via software,...

Apple iPad 2 Unboxing & Hands-on

Apple iPad 2 Unboxing & Hands-on

posted: 11 Mar 2011, 23:01

Obviously, the first thing to initially catch our eyes is the ridiculously razor thin profile it beholds which is impressively 33 percent thinner than its predecessor. At that level, it makes other recent tablets on the market look bloated...

iPad 2 touted to be a record breaker by analysts

iPad 2 touted to be a record breaker by analysts

posted: 11 Mar 2011, 09:25

The majority of people may have described the iPad 2 as "evolutionary" rather than "groundbreaking"...

Apple iPad 2 shipment dates now stand at 2 to 3 weeks out

Apple iPad 2 shipment dates now stand at 2 to 3 weeks out

posted: 11 Mar 2011, 08:54

After letting the flood gates open to online orders earlier today, the shipment dates for the Apple iPad 2 have jumped from their original 3 to 5 days, all the way to the staggering 2-3 shipment dates we’re presented with right...

Poll results: Apple iPad 2, will you get it?

Poll results: Apple iPad 2, will you get it?

posted: 11 Mar 2011, 07:01

The day of the iPad 2 has come! Now you can order the iPad 2 from Apple.com or start preparing for the lines, which are expected to form around 5pm your local time when the tablet goes on sale in Apple Stores, as well as Best Buy, Target and Wal-Mart...

Infinity Blade gets updated for the iPad 2, to give the dual-core chipset a run for its money

Infinity Blade gets updated for the iPad 2, to give the dual-core chipset a run for its money

posted: 11 Mar 2011, 05:04

On of the best-selling iOS games, Infinity Blade, will receive a new version, tailored specifically to the iPad 2. The team behind the game announced that the new iteration will be able...

Apple posts 14 videos online to guide you through the iPad 2 features

Apple posts 14 videos online to guide you through the iPad 2 features

posted: 10 Mar 2011, 02:32

14 videos of the most used features of Apple's new iPad 2 tablet have been posted online by Cupertino, exploring every major aspect of the tablet experience. These are a must see if you plan on getting one, or are...

iPad 2 data service plans from AT&T and Verizon go head to head

iPad 2 data service plans from AT&T and Verizon go head to head

posted: 09 Mar 2011, 09:46

Before taking out your credit card it may be wise to become a bit more familiar with what the two carriers have to offer…

Apple abandons Samsung for A5 chip, partners with Taiwanese TSMC?

Apple abandons Samsung for A5 chip, partners with Taiwanese TSMC?

posted: 09 Mar 2011, 08:48

Apple's A5 dual-core chip is what makes the iPad 2 tick, but the Apple system-on-a-chip might be produced by Taiwanese TSMC instead of Samsung, which manufactured the A4 chip on the original iPad and the iPhone 4…

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