Apple iPad: specifications (updated 2x)

Summary:Apple's iPad is released, let's take a quick look at the specs.


Apple today announced the iPad, a 10-inch tablet computer that fits squarely between the iPhone and the MacBook.

Specifications are:

  • 0.5 inches thin
  • 1.5 pounds
  • 9.7 inch IPS display
  • 1GHz Apple A4 chip
  • full capacitive multi-touch screen
  • WiFi 802.11n
  • Bluetooth 2.1+EDR
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Speaker
  • microphone
  • 30-pin dock connector
  • 10 hour battery
  • over a month of standby

The carrier partner is AT&T, offering two, no contract data options:

  • 250MB/mo  - $14.99
  • unlimited - $29.99


  • 16GB - $499, $629 (3G)
  • 32GB - $599, $729 (3G)
  • 64GB - $699, $829 (3G)

Photo: Engadget

Topics: Apple, Hardware, Mobility, Networking


Jason D. O'Grady developed an affinity for Apple computers after using the original Lisa, and this affinity turned into a bona-fide obsession when he got the original 128 KB Macintosh in 1984. He started writing one of the first Web sites about Apple (O'Grady's PowerPage) in 1995 and is considered to be one of the fathers of blogging.... Full Bio

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