Poll: Does the iPad Air float your boat?
Time for a quick poll – does the iPad Air float your boat?
The newly announced iPad Air, running iOS7, is lighter, thinner and has a more powerful processor than its predecessors. Are you tempted to take the tablet plunge, or upgrade? What are your thoughts?
Available in Silver and “Space Gray”, the device will be shipping from 1 November, and here’s a quick reminder of its specs:
- A7 chip with 64-bit architecture and M7 motion coprocessor
- 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
- 2048-by-1536 resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
- Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz) and MIMO
- Bluetooth 4.0 technology
- Audio formats supported: AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), Protected AAC (from iTunes Store), HE-AAC, MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple Lossless, AIFF, and WAV
- Height: 9.4 inches (240 mm)
- Width: 6.6 inches (169.5 mm)
- Depth: 0.29 inch (7.5 mm)
- Weight: 1 pound (469 g)