Sunday, September 5, 2010

Getting an Ipad?

They called it the most anticipated product of the year which debuted January 2010. And if you're wondering what to expect, here's what it does:

The Physical Look:
The actual size is 7.47 inches long and 9.56 inches wide, with multi-touch screen. It has an accelerometer that allows you to shift from portrait view to landscape view.

The Function:
You can surf the web, email, save photos in it, play movies, music and video games. It can run almost 140,000 iPhone applications.

The iBooks:
These are downloaded books that you can buy from the iBookstore and allows you to virtually turn the pages.

The Internet Connection:
All models have a wi-fi connection; You can buy the no-contract or the 3G data plan from AT&T.

It has a docking station which holds the device at movie-viewing angle. There's another type of docking station that attaches to a separate keyboard.

Battery Life:
Ten hours of active use or 30 days of stand by.

From $499 to $829.