Essential iPad Air apps

Essential iPad Air apps
Hurray, the iPad Air is here and you know what that means? There are going to be a lot of first-time users who won't be sure where to start. Apple's latest tablet is a wonderful portable computer, with great built-in functionality, but it's true power can only be unleashed through the use of the many wonderful third-party applications.

There are more than 475,000 apps on the App Store that are specifically designed to take advantage of the iPad's beautiful 9.7" high-resolution display, and if that's not enough, you can always run all the other iPhone applications as well. There are apps for all purposes - navigation, note-taking, movies, weather, drawing, music production, video editing, cooking, learning and so on, and so forth. What you'll find here is a list of essential, must-have apps (no games here) that everyone should seriously consider installing on their brand new iPad.

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iPad Air
  • Display 9.7" 2048 x 1536 pixels
  • Camera 5 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A7, Dual-core, 1400 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 8820 mAh



1. rawbow

Posts: 428; Member since: Mar 30, 2012

iPad mini with retina display is the one for me. Honestly the Air is pretty slim and nice but it's not for me.

2. Diezparda

Posts: 941; Member since: Oct 23, 2013

I'd rather have iPad 3/4, i think iPad Air looks nice but no bezel? Where i supposed to rest my thumb? 64bit architecture processor is nothing but a gimmick it definitely faster but it wont be night and day different...

19. The13thKing

Posts: 849; Member since: Feb 26, 2014

it's way faster than the one before though ...

18. ndrey

Posts: 41; Member since: Nov 30, 2012

i would say must have ipad apps

20. The13thKing

Posts: 849; Member since: Feb 26, 2014

I'm a Samsung guy, but when it comes to tablet I'd get an iPad. both are great and the multitasking Samsung has is amazing as I use it all the time. But hey the Apple is 300$ cheaper and I'd like the 4:3 aspect ratio and also, I remember the "I feel at home" feeling of ios. I will be getting a Mini with Retina soon.

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