Apple launched its second-generation iPad 2 shortly after releasing the original one. Here are its specifications, features as well as reviews.
iPad 2 specifications
Network: There is no cellular connectivity
Launch: Launched in March 20ll, however, its current status is that it is discontinued.
Body: There is no SIM card. The body weight is 601 g while the dimensions are 241.2 x 185.7 x 8.8 mm
Display: The display type is IPS LCD, while the size is 9.7 inches. Its resolution is 768 x 1024
Pixels: The screen has an oleophobic coating and is scratch resistant.
Platform: It is IOS 4, however, it can be upgraded to IOS 9.3.5. It has an Apple A5 chipset while the CPU is Dual-core 1.0 GHz Cortex A-9. the GPU is powerVR SGX543MP2.
Memory: while like all apple products, there is no card slot, it does have a few options when it comes to internal memory. It has an option of 16GB 512MB RAM, 32GB 512MB RAM, 64GB 512MB RAM.
Camera: The main camera has 0.7 MP while the video is 20p@ 30fps.
Battery: The battery on standby is 720 hours while using is 10 hours. The battery can not be removed and is Li-Po 6930 mAh battery.
Misc: The Ipad comes in beautiful colors of black and white and ranges around 200 EUR.
Sound: This iPad has a 3.5 mm jack and also has a loudspeaker.
These are all the specifications of the iPad 2 that are important to know when choosing which iPad to buy. When considering the specifications it is important to take into account the sound, display as well as battery life. The iPad 2 has exceptional specifications in all these factors.
iPad 2 Features
The main features of the iPad 2 are the Safari browser in it as well as the Accelerometer, gyro, and compass.
Accelerometer: This sensor in easy terms measures the spring compressions. This means that it measures the movements and determines if the iPad is facing upwards or downwards.
Gyro: it is responsible for sending motion sensors to Open Sound Control.
Compass: it shows the direction in which the iPad is painting as well as your location and elevation.
iPad 2 reviews
iPad 2 is considered to be one of the most sought-after and popular tablets of the iPad series. Due to its exceptional features as well as specifications people are still looking to buy it.
In general, the iPad 2 has received good reviews on different websites, including ShortList Dubai, because of its generous features, good display, and good sound. However, its hardware could not handle the update of IOS 9 thus it is difficult to download the latest apps and tools.
When looking to buy an iPad, the iPad 2 is a good option due to its wide range of specifications as well as features. Though it has been discontinued, it is available on online pages as well as in some shops in UAE ranging from around 260 to 345 AED.