iPad Cost In India, Tech Specs, Hardware Details, Pictures

by Kabir on April 8, 2010

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Apple’s newly launched tablet computer, I-Pad, defines a whole new generation of gadgets. With the launch of the I-pad, Apple has proved that they are the leaders in the world when it comes to gadgets. Although, it is yet to launch in India, potential buyers and tech-gurus are very excited and already giving their views on the fate of I-pad (all of us know, it will be a hit in India, just like the i-phone).

The iPad is a flat, rectangular computer tablet, based on Apple’s I-Phone OS. It has a large 9.7-inch touchscreen on its face. Apple has launched three variants and it can be purchased with or without 3G connectivity. However, all variants/models offer WiFi.

To see more iPad Photos, go to this link

iPad Specifications & Features

  • Size and Weight:
  1. Height: 9.56 inches (242.8 mm)
  2. Width: 7.47 inches (189.7 mm)
  3. Depth: 0.5 inch (13.4 mm)
  4. Weight: 1.5 pounds (0.68 kg) Wi-Fi model; 1.6 pounds (0.73 kg) Wi-Fi + 3G model

  • Display:
  1. 9.7-inch touchscreen
  2. 1024-by-768 pixel display
  3. Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
  4. Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
  • Capacity:

  1. 16 GB, 32 GB 64 GB flash drive
  2. 1GHz Apple A4 custom-designed, high-performance, low-power system-on-a-chip

  • Audio Playback

  1. Frequency 20 Hz to 20,000 Hz
  2. User-configurable maximum volume limit
  3. Support for MP3, AAC, AIFF and WAV file formats

  • Battery and Power
  1. Built-in 25 watt-hour rechargeable Li-polymer battery
  2. Up to 10 hours of web browsing on WiFi
  3. Up to 9 hours of web browsing on 3G connectivity
  • Input & Output
  1. Dock connector port
  2. 3.5 mm stereo headphone jack
  3. Built-in speaker
  4. Microphone
  5. Micro-SIM card tray (Wi-Fi + 3G model only)
  • Wireless and Cellular

For WiFi Models

  1. WiFi
  2. Bluetooth 2.1

For WiFi and 3G Models

  1. UMTS/HSDPA
  2. GSM/EDGE
  3. Data only
  4. WiFi
  5. Bluetooth 2.1
  • TV & Video

  1. Support for 1024 by 768 pixels with Dock Connector to VGA Adapter; 576p and 480p with Apple Component AV Cable; 576i and 480i with Apple Composite AV Cable
  2. H.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; Motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

  • Mail Attachment Support

  1. Viewable document types: .jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel)

Apple has a gone a step further by continuing its environmental progress by reducing effects on environment. It has the following contribution:-

  1. Arsenic-free display glass
  2. BFR-free
  3. Mercury free LCD screen
  4. PVC-free
  5. Recyclable Aluminium and glass enclosure

iPad Price in India

Although, it is yet to launch in India (It will be launched somewhere by the end of April), the expected price for Apple’s iPad may range from Rs. 22,000/- to Rs. 33,500/-

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