THE OFFICIAL "NEW iPAD"

by Miryam Muller in


Apple's new iPad details.

 iPad 2                                            New iPad

Via.

Display 9.7-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD 9.7-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD
Resolution 1024 x 768 2048 x 1536 "Retina Display"
CPU 1GHz dual-core Apple A5 dual-core Apple A5X
Graphics PowerVR SGX 543MP2 TBA (but "Quad-Core," our first guess a PowerVR SGX MP4+)
Memory 512MB RAM TBA
Storage 16GB / 32GB / 64GB 16GB / 32GB / 64GB
Front Camera VGA (640 x 480) VGA (640 x 480)
Rear Camera 0.7-megapixel, fixed focus 5-megapixel, autofocus
Cellular EDGE plus Quadband HSPA or CDMA EV-Do Rev.A (Verizon) "World-Ready" 3G, HSPA+, DC-HSPA, 4G LTE (AT&T, Verizon)
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n 802.11 a/b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR 4.0
Accelerometer 3-axis 3-axis
Gyroscope 3-axis 3-axis
Thickness 0.34-inch (8.8mm) 0.37-inch (9.4mm)
Weight (WiFi) 1.33 pounds (601 grams) 1.44 pounds (652 grams)
Weight (3G / LTE) AT&T 1.35 pounds (613 grams) Verizon 1.34 pounds (607 grams) 1.46 pounds (662 grams)
Battery Life 25-watt-hour lithium polymer (rated 10 Hours) 42.5-watt-hour lithium polymer (rated 10 hours / 9 on 4G)
Ports 30-pin dock, 3.5mm headphone 30-pin dock, 3.5mm headphone
Location (WiFi) WiFi, Digital Compass WiFi, Digital Compass
Location (3G / LTE) aGPS, 3G, Digital Compass, WiFi aGPS, 3G, 4G, Digital Compass, WiFi