The very popular iPad is a tablet computer. The iPad is designed and developed by Apple. Apple is an American corporation that deals with the personal computers and computer electronics. Moreover apple is also famous for its computer software. Apple as one of the leading company released the iPad in April 2010 and it becomes very popular. Apple has changed the scenario in technology, from shifting the people from mp3 players to iPods and then shifting the users to the immensely popular iPhone. Now apple has taken a step forward and launched tabular computers which have gained a huge share in market in no time.
An iPad supports a number of applications. Originally iPad comes with the same default applications as were in the popular iPhone. The App store and safari were the same as were used in iPhone. Moreover like iPhone, it also supports the iPod mode for listening to some quality music. A listener has a large number of media centric apps available. With so much application in the apps store, there seems to be no end to the entertainment.
Now with more applications, there comes the issue of battery but apple claim that iPad can play up to 10 hours video playback. The battery that is being used in this devise is lithium ion polymer battery which has a comparatively long life.
An iPad also provides its users with a large screen area. It has proved to be very popular among the users who are more interested in the entertainment side. Normally it is seen that the built in stereo system is not of very good quality, but iPad seems to cope with this problem. The built in stereo system is of excellent quality and it is also highly audible. Another common problem with laptops is of the rising temperature. Fortunately there is no such problem in iPad, even with the better quality of both audio and video, it does not overheat.
Now-a-days book reading has revolutionized and e-book reading has taken its place. iPad provides a very useful and new e-book reader. It also provides its users with a comic book reader. The e-book reader that is being used in this device has a good color and the font quality is really good so it is very easy to read.
Another feature which is not technical but which definitely counts a lot is that iPad has a huge range of iPad covers and cases. The iPad covers and cases are available in almost every design and every shape. There is a whole variety of cases available.
Another noteworthy application in iPad is mail app. This app proves to be very useful as the user can now see his email messages in the horizontal split screen. This means that your inbox and the mail can be there at the same time. It may seem to users that have been using iPod that iPad is a larger version of the iPod. In fact these devices also share a number of applications. The iPad is also provided with an iPad tasker which is also an important application for many users.