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Sales of the newest full-size Apple iPad Air tablet started on Friday, November 1st. The new apple tablet is thinner and lighter than the previous model of iPad. There are also some improvements on design, processor, battery and cameras.
iPad Air Price
The price range for the newest Apple iPad tablet is between $499 to $929 depending on their internal memory capacity as well as networking capabilities.
The cost of Wi-Fi only iPad Air with 16GB of internal memory starts from $499. The price tag starts from $629 on models equipped by additional cellular module.
iPad Air Technical Details
Apple introduced iPad Air the newest generation of iPad last week. It is a fifth generation of Apple full size 9.7- inch tablet.
iPad Air Design
The design of iPad 5 is similar to the one iPad-mini has. The frame around the screen of the table become thinner changing the gadget look to more compact. Glass touch screen of the previous iPad model was replaced by GF2 film based touch screen. As a results of the innovation the body of 5th generation of Apple tablet become thinner 7.5 mm vs 9.4 mm and the overall weight decrease from 652g to 453g
iPad Air colors
Newest iPad will be available in white, silver and dark gray colors. Currently there is no plans to release iPad Air in golden color as it was with iPhone 5S.
iPad Air processor and display
The new device come with famous 9.7 inches high resolution Retina display. New A7 64-biy processor was designed keeping the new iPad generation in mind and therefore we could expect superior graphics performance of the gadget. A7 processor was introduced with iPhone 5S. However it did not have a chance to demonstrate the full power due to the screen size limitations of iPone 5S.
iPad Air Battery
According to Apple the battery life of iPad Air is about 10 hours. Those who already had worked with the new gadget noted the power of batteries. The most of experts claiming that the gadget could work 12 to 13 hours with enabled Wi-Fi.
iPad Air Camera
iPad Air come with improved 5 megapixel iSight camera.
iPad Air other details
The tablet is available with the various range of internal storage starting from 16GB and up to 128 GB.
iPad Air Accessories
IPad Air tablets were just released for the sale but there are tons of accessories already available for them. Here are two of them that are ranked #1 on Amazon Best Sellers list. They are :
- MoKo Apple iPad Air Case – Slim-Fit Case with Stand for 5th Generation of Apple Tablets
- Apple iPad Air (Apple iPad 5) Screen Protector
PLEASE CLICK ON THE IMAGE IN CASE YOU WISH TO PROCEED TO THE DETAILED PAGE OF THE PRODUCT ON AMAZON WEB SITE.
Hewlett-Packard Company is going to resume production of tablets oriented on home users. HP discontinued the production of TouchPad tablet in 2011.TouchPad tablet went to stores on July 1, 2011. Six weeks later HP discontinued the production of the device due to low sales. The remaining tablets were sold for 99 U.S. dollars accounting for one fifth of its original price.Since then the company produces only Slate tablet for corporate clients.
In contrast to the TouchPad, the new HP tablet will not use the webOS. TouchPad was using the operating system webOS, owned by HP after acquisition of Palm in 2010 for 1.2 billion dollars. In late 2011 HP has promised to open the source code of webOS and allowed other companies to use the system without paying royalties. The new tablet will run on Windows 8 operating system.
Technical details of the device are not disclosed. However there is some information available from other internet resources. According to them the new HP tablet will be powered by x86 processor, run on Windows 8 operating system and have 10.1.-inch display. Device should be capable running on battery up to 10 hours.
According to vice-president of HP Todd Bradley the tablets will use a kind of cloud service for storing files and for synchronization of different devices.
The new HP tablet sales will launch after the release of Microfoft Windows 8. Microsoft does not disclose the exact date of the release but expectations are that Windows 8 will be available in the third quarter of 2012.
First line of Sony made ultrabooks
A few days ago Sony introduced the brand new line of ultra-thin notebooks – Vaio T ultrabooks.
The line presented by two models T11 and T13 with 11.6” and 13.3” displays respectively.
Screens resolution is 1366×768 pixels. Solid nice looking cases of Sony ultrabooks are made from aluminum and magnesium are pretty impressive, strong and lightweight. Overall weights of T11 and T13 ultrabooks are 1.35 and 1.6 pounds respectively
Powered by Intel Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3-2367M processor, 4GB of DDR3 memory and running on Windows 7 Home Premiun operating system Sony ultrabooks are promised to be attractive to consumers.
The combination of SSD and conventional 320 GB hard drive as well as up to 9 hours running on battery time are also impressive
Ultrabooks equipped by SD slot ,Bluetooth 4.0, USB ports and HDMI-output.
Sales of Sony ultrabooks should start in June 2012