The iPad 2 is here and we got all the details and a hands-on, including impressions, photos and videos. The iPad 2 is lighter, thinner, but more than that, it feels qualitatively different, from the casing right through to racing around bends in whatever racing game thrills you.
The iPad 2 is arriving to stores on March 11. It is a lot faster than the first generation, it has a new design—a lot thinner and lighter—and it has two cameras built-in—one in the front for video-conference and one for high definition video and photos on the back. Here are all the details you need to know. Read all the details »
Here are the rest of major news from today's Apple's iPad 2 event in California, from new apps to a new magnetic cover.
Garage Band for iPad always seemed like a no-brainer to me, and it's clear that Apple thought so too-they were just taking their time to get it right. It looks like it's gonna be an impressively capable solution for sketching out music on your tablet. More »
Apple is bringing iMovie to the iPad, which promises precision video editing, multitrack audio recording, Airplay compatibility and the ability to export movies in HD. Oh, and it's also coming as an update for iPhone and iPod touch devices. It will cost $5. More »
The iPad 2 is here, and it brought some new accessories along with it. Namely, a totally redesigned cover flap that flips back to double as a stand and an HDMI cable for mirroring your iPad on your TV. More »
Forget the lost dream of a white iPhone 4; Apple has announced that iPad 2 will ship in both black and white on March 11th. Hopefully this also bodes well for a white iPhone 5 this summer! More »
Just how thick is iPad 2? For anyone who needs some perspective on what 8.8mm means, that's a third thinner than the current iPad and a half a millimeter thinner than iPhone 4. Sounds like you could almost cut yourself on it. More »
Steve Jobs was on hand for today's iPad 2 announcement, much to our surprise/delight. And while the Apple CEO ceded the stage for many of the individual demos, he still dropped a few pearls on his company, his tablet, and just how far ahead of the game he thinks they are. More »
So what say you? Are you buying an iPad 2? Are you waiting for the other tablets to come out? Or are you still not sold on this whole tablet thing. Vote in the poll and let us know in the comments! More »
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Keep your eyes on the right-hand blogbar too—it's full of all the details from today's event.