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Apple iPad 3 main advantages and disadvantages - should we buy the new iPad?

Apple iPad 3 (also know as The New iPad) is the latest generation os Apple iPad tablet family. This tablet has many beneficts but there are still some disadvantages inside.

Apple iPad 3 disappointed, disadvantages of new iPad tablet, what is the main features of the latest apple tablet?

Apple iPad 3 key features, main advantages
  • 9.7" LED-backlit IPS LCD touchscreen, 2048 x 1536
  • pixels; scratch-resistant, oleophobic coating
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n connectivity, carrier-dependent
  • hotspot support
  • Optional LTE connectivity (data only)
  • Optional GPS with A-GPS support (for the 3G model
  • only)
  • Apple A5X SoC with 1 GHz dual-core ARM Cortex A9
  • processor
  • PowerVR SGX543MP4 quad-core GPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • iOS 5.1 with iCloud support and activation
  • 16/32/64GB of inbuilt storage
  • Weight of 652 grams (662 grams for the LTE version) Bluetooth 4.0
  • Extremely strong 11,560 mAh battery
  • Accelerometer, compass and three-axis gyro-sensor
  • Compatible with every iPad and iPhone app without
  • any modifications
  • The cheapest version costs less than a SIM-free iPhone
  • 5MP auto-focus camera with 1080p video recording at 30fps
  • VGA secondary camera capable of FaceTime calls
  • Four and five-finger gestures
  • 1080p TV-output with the Apple Digital AV Adapter
  • (purchased separately for $39), 720p video streaming Supports magnetic cases

Main disadvantages of the new iPad
  • iTunes still required for uploading most of the content
  • Reflective screen struggles outdoors
  • Same CPU as the iPad 2
  • Heavier and thicker than the iPad 2
  • No Flash support in the web browser
  • No standard USB port
  • Non replaceable battery
  • No stereo loudspeakers
  • No GPS receiver in the Wi-Fi version
  • No memory card slot
  • No Siri
  • Can get uncomfortably hot at times
  • No charging while in use
  • Lack of basic iOS apps - weather, stocks, clock, calculator, voice memos

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