Make us your home page

Gadgets & Gizmos

From the staff of the Tampa Bay Times

Available March 16: The "all new" iPad gets HD video recording, new camera, LTE, more



Here are some features on the new iPad, being announced in San Francisco.

  • A new "A5X chip allows for new levels of gaming in the tablet with quad-core graphics and Retina display with 44 percent greater color saturation.
  • New camera with 5-megapixel sensor. (same as the iPhone 4S)
  • HD video recording lets you record in 1080p and uses the A5X chip for stabilization
  • Microphone button at the bottom which you can tap to speak
  • Next-generation wires, 4G LTE
  • 10 hours of battery life, 9 hours when on 4G

Two version of the iPad will be available on March 16: One for At&T and one for Verizon, so you can't just buy one iPad. With carrier support, it can work as its own personal hotspot and share the network with up to 5 devices. 

Comes in black or white, $499-$829 Stay tuned for more.

[Last modified: Wednesday, March 7, 2012 2:25pm]


Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours