On October 22, 2013, Apple revealed their lightest tablet so far, named iPad Air. Unlike the previous iPad models, this one is thinner, lighter and more powerful. It comes with 9.7 - inch Retina display, innovative design, and exquisite performance.
Accessories for iPad Air
Once again, Apple proved their top position among leading mobile and tablet companies in the world. On October 22, 2013 the company from Cupertino presented their innovative tablet iPad Air. Comparing to the latest Apple tablet device, Air iPad is 20 % thinner and 29 % lighter. It comes with a smaller frame for more extensive design. The name Air is related to the Apple's successful line of notebooks- MacBook Air, so this was certainly smart move from Apple! In addition, the device weighs only 469 grams so the name is fully justified. Go to Top
iPad Air Specifications and Innovative Features
iPad Air is equipped with a 9.7 - inch Retina display, 64 bits, an A7 processor and an M7 chip, which can be found in the iPhone 5S as well. According to the manufacturer, iPad Air tablet is eight times faster than the first generation iPad, while the graphics are 72 times faster. In addition, thanks to MIMO, this Apple tablet offers you faster Wi-Fi and expanded LTE support. iPad Air has a 5-mega-pixel iSight camera, allowing you to capture a 1080p video. There is also a 1.2 mega-pixels FaceTime camera in HD, with face detection and and backside illumination for better image quality. In addition, iPad Air has dual microphones and the battery life that can last up to 10 hours. Although many expected to see an ID Touch fingerprint sensor implemented in the Home button, iPad Air unfortunately will not be shipped with this feature.
Official Accessories for iPad Air
On the same occasion, Apple introduced official accessories for their tablets. The first group includes Smart Cases made of high-quality leather. Apple made sure that these cases offer all-around protection for your new tablet, while protecting the screen, sides and the back at the same time. Smart leather cases for the iPad Air are available in several vibrant colours such as brown, beige, black, yellow, blue and red. Furthermore, Smart Cases have microfibre lining that will keep your iPad Air safe from scratches, dust and dirt. Besides cases, Apple also produced another version of protective accessories - Smart Covers, made of polyurethane. Unlike leather cases, these Smart Covers for Apple's iPad Air are less expensive, yet offer all the smart features.
Third Party Accessories for iPad Air
There are Apple fans that would rather choose the original accessories for Apple products. On the other hand, there are users who prefer other manufacturers' design. Belkin, Griffin, Twelve South, Puro and others also offer high quality covers and cases for iPad Air, in variety of colours and patterns. Soon after the launch of beautiful iPad Air, Belkin revealed even three versions of keyboard cases, specially designed to match iPad Air: Qode Thin Type Keyboard Case, Qode Slim Style Keyboard Case and Qode Ultimate Keyboard Case. If you want to make the most out your new iPad Air, you might want to consider other additional accessories such as chargers, docks, holders, Bluetooth accessories etc. Go to Top