Washington: American giant Apple prepares to launch fifth version of its flagship tablet computer likely iPad 5 this year.
Apple is known for surprising the people with its gadgets but this year Apple haven’t introduced any of its devices yet.
Apple is still dominating the tablet market with its flagship tablet iPad 4, but now with improve technology company is eyeing to cement its place in the tablet market with its upcoming device iPad 5.
According to rumors, Apple’s new iPad 5 will be lighter and faster than iPad 4, so playing heavy games and watching videos will be a pleasing experience.
Lets we have a brief look at the features of upcoming device Apple iPad 5:
Display is an important part of the device because mostly users like to have large clear display. According to reports, iPad 5 comes with 9.7 inch screen, than it is likely to have same resolution as the previous iPad 4 have.
It is another key factor in the success of the device. Users like to share or store their memorable moments. iPad 5 is expected to have an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera to improve photo capturing experience. On the other hand iPad 4 have a 5 mega-pixel rare and 1.2 mega-pixel facing camera.
Mostly people look for faster devices. Such device that can run heavy applications and have the ability to perform different operations according to user demands. Apple is looking forward to A7 quads core chip. According to rumors, iPad 5, is expected to come with the Quad core processor while iPad 4 is running on A6X dual core processor.
Many users like to have high storage capacity We have seen the storage capacity of iPad 4 as 16/32/64 and 128 GB while iPad 5 will be available with the same storage capacity as iPad 4.
As we have already discussed that Apple is updating its iOS7 so iPad 5 will be coming with the updated version of iOS 7. This operating system will very much easier and much faster than the current version. Currently iPad 4 is running on iOS6 operating system.
As far as release date of iPad 5 is concerned, it is expected to come in third quarter of 2013, likely in the month of October.
The price of the new iPad, we’re looking at US$499 (£399, AU$539) for the Wi-Fi-only 16GB iPad 5, US$599 (£479, AU$649) for the 32GB model, US$699 (£559, AU$759) for the 64GB and US$799 (£639, AU$869) for the 128GB iPad.
As far as above features are concerned Apple iPad 5 is very much faster and more powerful than iPad 4. Apple is already losing to Samsung in the smart phone market but still dominating the tablet world.