Apple introduced light weight iPads with the introduction of iPad Air. The iPads under iPad Air category are light weight and come with powerful hardware. Apple recently hosted an event where a couple of products were launched by Apple which included iPad Air 2, the second generation iPad Air.
What’s new in the new iPad?
iPad Air is slimmer, thinner as compared to the old generation iPad Air. iPad Air 2 comes with a screen of 9.7-inches. The design of iPad Air 2 is simply amazing and the lightweight nature of iPad make it look more amazing. The 9.7-inch display of iPad Air will give a HD resolution of 1536 X 2048 pixels. The display of iPad Air 2 is retina display bringing detailed images to your eyes. The display comes with oleophobic coating giving a layer of protection from possible scratches and spills on your iPad Air 2. Under the hood of iPad Air you will get a dual core processor. We are not sure about the clock speed of the processor but is most likely going to be under 1.5 Ghz. 1 GB RAM will be present along with the dual core processor performing faster and easy operations on your iPad Air 2.
iPad Air 2 will come with iOS 8.1 operating system running on it. With the latest iOS 8.1 update you will get all the latest features in your iPad Air 2. Use the health kit in your iPad Air to monitor your health status and stay healthy and remain fit. With iOS 8 you can use third party applications and thus you are now having option to use a lot of applications on your device. You can use many keyboard replacement applications on your iPad air 2. The second generation iPad Air comes with Touch ID fingerprint sensor. The fingerprint sensor will help you unlocking your iPad by scanning your fingerprint first.
There are three colors to choose from which are space gray, gold and silver. The rear camera of iPad Air is 8 mega pixels. The camera lacks flash however you will get good images in broad sunlight. The front camera is a 1.2 mega pixel one which is capable of recording videos in 1080 p HD resolution. iPad Air 2 is available in three memory options which are 16 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB. There is no option of adding an external memory card in the device.
Also read: How to improve battery life of iPad Air
iPad Air 2 is available for buying thorough online stores of Apple. The prices of Apple iPad Air 2 are shared below.
iPad Air 2 in USA
Wi-Fi model:- 16 GB for $499, 64 GB for $599, 128 GB for $699.
Wi-Fi + Cellular model: – 16 GB for $629, 64 GB for $729, 128 GB for $829.
iPad Air 2 in Canada
Wi-Fi model:- 16 GB for $549, 64 GB for $659, 128 GB for $769.
Wi-Fi + Cellular model: – 16 GB for $689, 64 GB for $799, 128 GB for $899.
iPad Air 2 in Australia
Wi-Fi model:- 16 GB for $619, 64 GB for $739, 128 GB for $859.
Wi-Fi + Cellular model: – 16 GB for $779, 64 GB for $899, 128 GB for $1019.
iPad Air 2 in UK
Wi-Fi model:- 16 GB for £399, 64 GB for £479, 128 GB for £559.
Wi-Fi + Cellular model: – 16 GB for £499, 64 GB for £579, 128 GB for £659.
These are the prices of iPad Air 2 in these countries at the time of posting. They may wary from time to time. Please check Apple store for current prices.
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