An Apple iPad without any doubt, lets you enjoy the web, email, photos and video in an incredible manner. It comes with a large Multi-Touch screen and various built-in apps that work in any orientation.
Connect to the Internet with iPad via its in-built high speed Wi-Fi technology. Choose to have the optional 3G connectivity and you can be online even when there is no Wi-Fi! Your web experience is enhanced with Safari, the web browser on iPad. You can view webpages in portrait or landscape orientations by rotating the iPad. Navigating the web is also easy and intuitive as you just use your finger to scroll pages, enlarge/shrink and zoom in/out.
The Mail app in the iPad also revolutionizes your email experience. In the landscape orientation, your inbox is a split-screen view, with all your emails in the left pane and the opened emails in the right pane. In the portrait orientation, the opened email rotates to fill the screen. Additionally you can view emails from all your accounts at the same place in the unified inbox! In the compose mode, you can opt to use a large onscreen keyboard with keys similar in size to a notebook. This keyboard even has features such as word suggestion, spelling correction and automatic punctuation insertion.
The iPad comes with a Photos app. Rotating your iPad, rotates the picture too. The app also allows you to create and play slideshows from your pictures library with added music and animated transitions. Its display screen uses in-plane switching (IPS) technology, providing a very wide viewing angle. Therefore, a large group of people can gather around your iPad to share your photos and still get a great view. Transferring photos to your iPad is convenient too as you can either use iTunes for transfer between your computer or use an optional Camera Connection Kit to import directly from your camera or the SD card.
The iPad is also great for watching HD movies, TV shows, and more, due to its large 9.7 inch high resolution screen. Making use of iTunes, you can buy or rent movies downloads straight to your iPad and watch them in minutes! It is a great companion for flights as you can watch up to 10 hours of video on it.
Other built-in apps are Notes, Calendar and Contacts. The Notes app with its onscreen keyboard allows you to take notes anywhere. Calendar keeps you organized as you can use it to keep track of your appointments and activities. Contacts enables you to store information about all your family and friends, where you can access them anywhere.
The iPad is also equipped with Airprint and AirPlay technology. AirPrint enables you to send stuff to an AirPrint-enabled printer wirelessly. You can now print your email, photos, web pages or documents with just a few taps. AirPlay allows you to wirelessly stream media files from your iPad to your HDTV via Apple TV. This is great for sharing them with a group of people. Furthermore, you can make your iPad even better by shopping for apps that you fancy and adding them from the App store.