For the average Joe who have have typical interests in technology, the iPad table is considered an expensive device. Of course the general popularity and hype over the iPad has caused a lot of interest and the typical non-techies will not think about its pros and cons just yet, they will likely want to know what the tablet does, how its used and what’s its for.
It is actually a super portable mobile computer and is thought to be revolutionary because it offers most of the uses found in laptops and PDAs.
But it is special in its own right because of the ultra portable design. It is just a bit bigger than a netbook and does not come with a keyboard.
The main input device is a multi-touch screen, but users can always buy a keyboard dock for easier typing. It’s also [programmed to be multi-oriented, so the frame can be tilted to use in portrait or landscape views
It’s easy to Tap and Drag two items to display them by just using one’s fingers.
Main Uses Of iPad
The iPad is mainly used for Web browsing, various media, and playing games as well as apps of course. You can also create documents and use it as a book reader as well.
Since it’s powered by thousands of apps it performs at high-speed rate.
Documents, spreadsheets and slide-show presentations can be made using iWork, which is the equivalent of Microsoft Office. And there are tons of entertainment apps to choose from.
The default browser is Safari, which also happens to be created and designed by Apple engineers. Users can also choose Opera as well.
Media is one of the best ways to use this mobile device. The super sharp screen resolution makes images, videos and e-books look great. The audio is excellent as well with an enhanced speaker system.
Internet connectivity is powered by Wi-Fi and 3G. It possesses the highest speed in wireless Internet technology that overrides the speed of the hotspot offered in a specific location. To connect to a 3G network, the user must insert a 3G SIM card from a service provider.
App icons are used to organize the iPad home page display for easy access. The user can choose from his favorites to be displayed for easy access.
Overall this is a very cool device that allows for many different uses. The price tag is high but for those that afford it it’s definitely a winner. In the world of mobile computing it’s something that offers a variety of great benefits.