iPad Air Officially Introduced, with weights of less than 500 gram and 64-bit Processor Using A7
Not only iPad Mini with Retina Display technology that was introduced by Apple in San Francisco. Apple also helped introduce a new generation iPad, called the iPad Air. Interestingly, iPad Air comes with a much lighter weight and thinner design than its predecessor.
The iPad Air weighs less than 500 grams, exactly 1 pound or 452 grams. Additionally, this tablet is 20 percent thinner with a thickness of just 7.5 millimeters. In addition, Apple also designed the iPad is so the water has a thinner bezel 43 percent over the previous generation iPad.
iPad Air comes with a screen measuring 9.7 inch Retina Display . And 64 – bit processors A7 in that it contains more than 1 billion transistors along with M7 chip as used on the iPhone 5S . Apple’s Senior VP of Marketing, Philip Schiller said that the iPad is the Air rapid progress than its predecessor. With a slim design, lightweight but provides better performance.
In addition, the iPad Air also claimed to have 8x higher performance than the first generation iPad . Not only that, the graphics capabilities of the iPad Air also 72 times more sophisticated. And like the iPad mini, iPad Air is also equipped with features that enable WiFi MIMO faster.
At the rear, there is a 5MP iSight camera is capable of recording Full HD video. In front, there is a FaceTime camera equipped backside -illuminated sensor to produce a better image. As a complement, there is also a dual microphone that can be used for support while recording a video.
Air iPad battery is able to survive for 10 hours. And although the A7 and M7 processor, the iPad is not equipped with Air Touch ID such as the iPhone 5S. According to the plan, the Water iPad will be available in some countries like U.S., UK, China and Japan on Nov. 1 with a starting price tag of 499 USD. So, if you want to be the first owners of iPad Air, you can visit the Apple Store in these countries.