Apple Announces new iPad: Retina Display, A5X Chip, Quad-Core Graphics and 1080p capable 5‑Megapixel Camera

Apple announced the next-gen­er­a­tion iPad tablet today, Fea­tur­ing Reti­na Dis­play, Quad-Core Graph­ics, pow­ered by new A5X chip and More.

Apple iPad

New iPad fea­tures a 9.7‑inch ‘Reti­na Dis­play’ with a 2048×1536 pix­els res­o­lu­tion, pow­ered by a A dual-core CPU — Apple’s new A5X proces­sor with a quad-core graph­ics-four times the per­for­mance of the iPad 2, 4G LTE con­nec­tiv­i­ty and HSPA+ for up to 21Mbps or dual-car­ri­er HSD­PA for up to 42Mbps or LTE for a max of 72Mbps con­nec­tiv­i­ty, Bat­tery life is 10 hours (9 for the 4G mod­els), 5‑Megapixel cam­era with 1080p HD video record­ing capa­bil­i­ties.

The iPad will come per-loaded with iOS 5.1 and will be avail­able in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB vari­ants. And new iPad pric­ing starts from $499 for 16GB WiFi only veri­on. The pric­ing of oth­er mod­els fol­lows.

iPad WiFi olny ver­sion Price

16 GB for $499
32 GB for $599
64 GB for $699

iPad 4G ver­sion Price

16 GB for $629
32 GB for $729
64 GB for $829

iPad will be avail­able in Aus­tralia, Cana­da, France, Ger­many, Hong Kong, Japan, Puer­to Rico, Sin­ga­pore, Switzer­land, UK and the US Vir­gin Islands on Fri­day, March 16.

Check more and pre-order new iPad at Apple