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iPad is Apple tablet computer that has just been released by Apple on 27 January 2010 yesterday, in San Francisco. As we all know there a hot gossip that in the year 2010 is the era for Apple tablet computer. Apple iPad now become the popular gossip subject for gadget lovers.

iPad is a portable computer device that created between laptop and smartphone. Also called computer tablet. Somehow the iPad seems similar to iPhone but iPad has shape with a wide screen.

Apple offers the iPad in six variants with price start from 499 to 829 U.S. dollars. It depends on the memory size which is available in 3 options, 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB, and two models with a WiFi connection and 3G GSM. For now the new iPad is available in the U.S only. However, within 2-3 months Apple iPad will be sent to the entire world.

Apple iPad following specifications:

- Length: 24.8 cm
- Width: 18.97 cm
- Thickness: 1.34 cm
- Weight: 0.68 kg (WiFi model) and 0.73 kg (WiFi + 3G models)

- 9.7-inch LED backlit glossy widescreen multi touch with IPS technology
- 1024x768 pixels resolution with 132 pixels per inch
- Coated with fingerprint resistant oleophobic
- Supports many languages and characters simultaneously

Memory Capacity:
- Flash drive 16 GB, 32 GB, or 64 GB

- Apple A4 1 GHZ

- Accelerometer
- Ambient light sensor

- Battery Lithium polymer
- Durability up to 10 hours active time and one month for standby time

Audio playback:
- Support for formats AAC (16 to 320 Kbps)
- Supports formats Protected AAC (16 to 320 Kbps)
- Supports MP3 format (16 to 320 Kbps)
- Support MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2.3, and 4), Apple Losless, AIFF, and WAV

WiFi model
- WiFi 802.11 a / b / g / n
- Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR technology

For WiFi + 3G model
- UMTS / HSDPA tri-band (850, 1900, and 2100 MHz)
- GSM / EDGE quabband850, 900, 1800, and 1900 MHz)
- WiFi 802.11 a / b / g / n
- Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR technology

Input and output
- Dock connector
- 3.5 mm stereo headphone jack
- Built in speaker
- Microphone
- SIM card tray (for models WiFi + 3G)

Location-based services
- WiFi
- Digital Compass
- Assisted GPS (model specific WiFi + 3G)
- Cellular (model specific WiFi + 3G)

TV and video
- Support for H.264 video formats up to 720p,. M4v,. Mp4,. Mov, MPEG-4.

External buttons
- On / off / sleep / wake
- Mute
- Volume up or down

Features and main applications:
- Safari Browser for web access.
- E Mail reader.
- Photo editor to manage the archive images.
- Video to play video files.
- YouTube to view the video directly to YouTube without going through the web.
- IPod to play music
- ITunes to download music and videos
- App Store for downloading applications
- IBooks to read and download e-book from iBooks Store
- Maps to view high-resolution map from the satellite and Street View Images.
- Notes to create a free record.
- Calenda.
- Contacts to record phone data, email, and web.
- Home screen to set the display screen
- Spotlight search for quick searching in all parts just by typing in the keywords.