The iPad Air 2's performance enhancements will appeal to those who run graphically demanding apps, although Apple's quest for thinness comes at the cost of reduced battery capacity. Last year's iPad Air remains a good option, but the Air 2 will be the power user's choice.
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With its latest iPad variant, Apple has kept a lid on costs and slimmed down its tablet. Here's how.
M8 for fitness tracking, improved rear camera, and thinness over battery capacity? Bringing iPhone specs and features to the iPad makes little sense. Here's why.
While its easy to see how wi-fi, Bluetooth and screen brightness to rival a supernova can stress the iPhone or iPad's battery, there are hidden battery destroyers present on all iOS devices – apps.
Does it feel like your battery life has taken a hit after you installed the iOS 7.1 update onto your iPhone or iPad? If it does you're not alone. However, before you resign yourself to having to have your iDevice permanently hooked up to a power source, here are some things you can try.
Users have taken to Twitter and forums to complain that Apple's latest iPhone and iPad software update, iOS 7.1, is draining their device's battery faster than it should be.
BlackBerry extends support to the iPad, but still no support for Windows Phone or Android tablets.
iFixit is at it again, this time the newest member of the iPad family gets the teardown treatment.
As the patent war between continues, Apple looks to cut Samsung from the lucrative Mac and iOS-based supply chain by turning to new suppliers for batteries.
While beating the iPad 3's pixel density might look good on the box or in press releases, in the real world it can have a negative effect on performance and battery life.
If you travel even a little, you've probably run out of battery power at the worst possible time. A charged backup battery is practically required equipment for the traveling road warrior
Have you updated your iPhone or iPad to iOS 6? Do you feel that you're not getting the same battery life that you were? Here are ten tips to help you bring battery consumption under control and get more work time between recharges.
Testing has revealed that the $399 iPad 2 being sold by Apple has a new chipset that gets better battery life than before.
These simple tweaks will give dramatically better battery life from your iPad.
Apple didn't want to show the iPad battery constantly fluctuating between 90 and 100 percent as the battery goes through its normal trickle charge/discharge cycle to keep it topped off.
Further investigation had found that Apple's iPad 3 is only 90% charged when it says its 100% charged up.
If you unplug your iPad 3 as soon as the battery indicator says "100%" you're missing out on as much as 1.2 hours (10 percent) of additional run time. When's Apple going to fix this?
Batterygate. What Batterygate?
The iPad 3 battery continues charging even after it reports that it's "100%" full. In reality, it continues to charge for another 2 hours and 10 minutes.
An expert finds that when your new iPad tells you that it's fully-charged, it's not even close to being charged up. Are we looking at an Apple iPad "Batterygate?"
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