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Apple is well known name in the field of computers and gadgets. Everyone is aware of Apple products including iPhones, iPods and latest is iPad. The iPad 3 is the most recent product of Apple. In list of iPad, iPad 3 is second generation of them. iPad 3 is tablet computer and operated with help of touch display screen. There are number of high tech feature added to this machine which makes this system extremely desirable.
History of iPad3
The first generation of iPad was launched in April 2010. The second generation of iPad that is iPad2 was launched by CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs on March 2, 2011. Internationally it has been launched in 25 countries on March 25 including Australia, Austria, Canada, Denmark, New Zealand, Japan etc.
Software of IPad3
Currently the operating system used by IPad2 is iOS 4.3.5 which is known for its security and efficiency. This iOS was released by July and dealt with security issues. However iOS 5 is planned for fall 2011.
Hardware Features of IPad3
iPad2 has many different attractive features. These features include the enhance design of the product as well as convenience for users. iPad 3 is a lot handy than other tablet computers because of its thickness which has been reduced to 33% and weight which is reduced up to 15% from other devices. The touch display of iPad 3 is efficient and sensitive to pores of hands. iPad 3 has convenient display of that is of 9.7 inches with high pixel resolution that is 1024 x 768. Memory storage of iPad 3 is available in three different ranges that are 16BG, 32GB and 64 GB.
Advance Wireless Technology
As far as connectivity is concerned iPad 3 has best to offer that is it is embedded with Wi-Fi technology as well as 3G. Therefore, with the help of Wi-Fi technology iPad2 will detect Wi-Fi signals all by itself. Whereas in the absence of Wi-Fi signals it can be connected with 3G service provided by cellular network. This feature is of great convenience for users on the go.
Dual Core A5 Chip
iPad 3 is equipped with powerful dual core A5 chip. This feature allows efficient multitasking that is user can do many things at one time. It would be significantly competent when using multiple resources at same time like browsing, using Face Time, watching video etc.
One great feature of iPad 3 is its battery life. Apple offers a good 10 hours of battery life. This time period is good enough to watch multiple movies, using iPad on journey etc.
iPad 3 offers dual camera. The camera is 5 megapixel and dual in nature. That is you can use camera for applications like Face time, video chat etc and also it can be used to capture videos from back side.
There are many other different features available in iPad 3. Like Bluetooth 2.1, which enable iPad to communicate with wireless headphones or wireless keyboard from Apple. You can also modify the position of image at iPad with help of accelerometer.
Wireless computer speakers are another innovative step of the technology, to fulfill the needs of electronics customers and providing them more options while buying computer peripheral devices. Such devices are highly appreciated by technology lovers from all over the world. People from world are sort of addicted to newest and fastest electronics equipment. And they have more eager to buy these devices as advantages of wireless equipments are now available. Obviously, homes that are enriched with too many electrical components and their cords are all around is probably not safe. So option of cordless is admirable in such scenario.
There are some distinct advantages of wireless devices over devices connected with long or small wires. The top advantage is basically the portability. Users have the option make any configuration of his speaker that fits to his requirement. For instance, it’s up to user whether to keep the speakers behind the medical books on the bookshelf or on bad looking rack gifted by any annoying aunt/uncle. Furthermore, there is a freedom to keep speakers hidden from any one. And one of the most important advantages is that no more fatigue of crawling up or drilling is required for placing your speakers.
How It Works?
One might have this question in his mind that how things can work without wires. The answer is that like many other computer peripherals it basically works on IF (Intermediate Frequency) technology. This technology is obviously familiar to some technology lovers; they would have observed it in wireless phone, microphones, cordless mice and keyboards and a lot more. A general IF speaker has Bluetooth that works very well up to the range of 5 meters. This Bluetooth circuit requires three AAA batteries each to work, which cost from seventy to one hundred and fifty dollars. These devices does not even allow user to use them with the computer but on any device that has Bluetooth capability.
Some people would be certainly thinking how a speaker can produce quality sound that is getting power from three AAA type Batteries? This perception could be threat for the vendors. People would not prefer buying wireless speakers then. Read More
There are new discoveries and inventions taking place in world of technology with every passing moment. One such innovation in world of technology is headset. Headset is device comprises of headphones with which you can receive voice and microphone with help of which you can record your voice in device. The wireless headphone headsets are innovative invention in headset device where there are no wires with headset and you do not need to keep your phone holding in your hands. With the help of theses headsets people are free to perform their work during their calls.
Reason For Using Wireless Headsets
Wireless headsets can be used by different people for different reasons some are as follow:
- One of the biggest reason for which people are looking for wireless headsets is for driving purpose. As mobile phones are not allowed while driving, therefore using wireless headsets for mobile can allow the drivers to drive and make important calls together. They can access calls with one touch system on wireless headsets.
- Mostly people do not like to sit at one place to make calls. Wireless headsets provide complete freedom for them to do other tasks during their calls.
- During office work wireless headsets can be beneficial. It will allow they workers to do their manual work with free hands during any conversation or voice related job.
Important Features Of Wireless Headsets
A good wireless handset should posses features like:
- Most important feature that should be possessed by wireless headset is clarity of sound. They should have ability for reducing noise and reduce echo.
- Wireless headset should have one touch system for turning device on and volume.
- These devices should be comfortable when used. As they can irritate user if not comfortable.
- The wireless headset should be compact and should not secure much place while carrying.
Bluetooth Wireless Headsets
The latest popular technology available in devices of wireless headset is Bluetooth wireless headsets. As we know Bluetooth is used for data transfer. Therefore, in Bluetooth wireless headset Bluetooth technology is used to transfer sound data between devices. Read More
Have you seen the bunch of unorganized wires on or under the office tables? Well that can be said as a story of past. The invention of wireless keyboards has greatly helped to clean that ugly mess. Now the wireless freedom gives the choice to move the keyboards on the table without any tension of tangled wires and their length and physical connectivity. You can either put your keyboard on your even lap or on the table as you desire comfortable.
Types of Wireless Keyboards
If you start counting the types and brands of wireless keyboards, it is endless. But there are some main types and brands which enjoy the top ratings based on their product quality, design, signal length and other features. In fact everyone has different aspects while choosing a wireless key board; hence, they are also available in different shapes, designs, etc.
The integration of Bluetooth technology in wireless application has now freed the users to keep the hardware in the line to operate. Anyhow an infrared keyboard will require that, hence, you should be very careful before selecting a keyboard for your use. Read More
We can easily explore any desired song as technology is giving us unlimited ways to do so. We do not need to bother by the search of music as it is available at our fingertips. We just have to find out ways in order to get the most out of our music-listening experience. Below is given description about the best gadgets which are not only well-made, but also ideal for anyone who value the clear music sound and high quality.
1. Jawbone Jambox:
This is another ingenious device from the makers of Jawbone headset. It is basically a portable wireless bluetooth speaker, which assures you of clear, room-filling sound. It has also got a fitted microphone that even functions as a speaker phone for conference calls.
2. TDK Boombox:
It looks like as if it is from the past as it has a USB and RCA auxiliary ports that can attach to your music source. But it is really a wonderful attention gaining update. You can still tune to AM/FM radio, but it includes touch sensitive-buttons in spite of old analog switches.
3. Beats Studio:
This particular gadget gives assurance regarding amazing clarity, power and deep bass to all those, who are locating over-the-ear, noise-canceling headphones. It takes almost three years of research and development to make these headphones. It has also got a iPhone enabled headphone cable with already fitted microphone and answer button, which enables you to switch from listening music to talk on your phone.
4. Djay App:
There are a lot of ways to enjoy music on iPad, but there is another amazing app which is of real concern to you if you are a music lover. This is called Djay app as it converts your iPad into a complete DJ system. It puts together effortlessly your entire iPod music library. You have the feeling of twisting on turntables instead on your iPad.
5. Shure SE425 Sound-Isolating Earphones:
Those music lovers who merit not only a clean but also a precise and stable sound can find this device an incredible one.
Blackberry has launched new BlackPad tablet along with their new operating system. But there is a minor fault that we don’t know the real name of this product we call it so because RIM have announced it. As they have announced it they called it professional tablets this means that it has established for the users that are already using the BlackBerry smart phones. This combination means the transfer of data on the bigger screen. This can be done using Bluetooth connection. Through all this we can’t say that playbook is only for the users of Blackberry. By its specifications we can know that it contains a 7 inch screen, 1GHz core CPU etc. Here are some more specifications of this product of Blackberry:
- BlackBerry Tablet OS with support for symmetric multiprocessing
- 7” LCD, 1024 x 600, WSVGA, capacitive touch screen with full multitouch and gesture support
- 1 GB RAM o 1 GHz dual-core processor
- Dual HD cameras (3 MP front facing, 5 MP rear facing), supports 1080p HD video recording
- Wi-Fi – 802.11 a/b/g/n
- Audio playback: MP3, AAC, WMA
- Video playback: 1080p HD Video, H.264, MPEG, DivX, WMV
- HDMI video output
- Connectors: microHDMI, microUSB, charging contacts
- Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
- Measures 5.1”x7.6”x0.4” (130mm x 193mm x 10mm)
- Weighs less than a pound (approximately 0.9 lb or 400g)
- Open, flexible application platform with support for WebKit/HTML-5, Adobe Flash Player 10.1, Adobe Mobile AIR, Adobe Reader, POSIX, OpenGL, Java.
We can’t say that it is only a business tablet but it is in the competition with iPad on the basis of its specifications. But not on the battery life which is not explained by RIM’s. But it should be nearer to iPad’s battery life that is 10 hours. Read More
Because of the confusion Asus’s eReader caused, being associated with regular tablets, its name has been changed and re-released. ASUS has just officially announced the EEE Note EA800, an intriguing 8 inch eReader which comes with added functionality of a notepad, video and photo camera and an educational tool. Due to this added functionality the EEE Note EA800 is in a league of its own.
Here is the system specification of the EEE Note EA800 taken from the official website:
- Size: 8″, 3:4
- Resolution: XGA, 768×1024, 64 grayscale
- Hardness: 3H, designed for pen
- Touch pen: 256 levels pressure to express different words weight
- Resolution: 0.01mm (2540dpi)
- Accuracy: ±0.4mm with pen vertical / ±3mm with pen tilt 50 degree
- External: Micro SD card slot available, support SD/SDHC (expansion) up to 16GB
- 2 mega pixel
- Speaker: mono 1 Watt
- Microphone: high-sensitive
The 2011 CES (Consumer Electronic Show) was held on Jan 7, 2011. Even before the CES, the companies have started to exhibit their merchandise. It was therefore, predicted that the Touch Tablet drift would steal the show this year. The Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t was also one the prominent products.
Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t
The Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t is fundamentally a netbook tablet with multi touch resources and a capacitive monitor. It does not come as a surprise to learn that net book tablets are well liked by the production companies, especially if we talk with reference to transferring the equipments to tablet Pcs. The net books are available at an inexpensive initial rate. With the addition of rotating touch screen, the cost will be enhanced by a little amount. For that reason, net book tablets are considered to be excellent products, if make comparison of price against the characteristics.
Competition for Lenovo Ideapad S10-3t
In fact Ideapad S10-3t is the not the only available netbook tablet in the market. It has competition with couple of other brands, like ASUS EEE PC T91 MT, Gigabyte TouchNote T1028 and Acer 1420p. Now in the year 2011, the Ideapad S10-3t will mark an Atom N470 CPU. It will be with a 10.1 inches HD (High Definition) and a vast 320 GB hard disk (good enough for running multiple programs). It also contains a battery cell with the facility to improve it further for eight cells.
Multimedia Features of Lenovo
Lenovo also have made an endeavor to make addition of couple of multimedia characteristics to the Idealpad S10-3t. This includes a HD monitor and dolby digital sound system. You can use this device ideally for watching movies and listening to songs and other music. It has excellent means to communicate with other devices, like Bluetooth, WI-Fi 802.11N, 3G and Wi-Max. The initial purchasing expense for Lenovo IdeaPad S10-3t is US$459.
If you are Android user then you must have knowledge about what you can do with your Android. There is a great number of free applications and widgets that are available for Android phones. You can make most of these widgets and can turn your Android into a complete pocket PC for you. Following are some free widgets for Android.
1. Power Widget
This widget works wonders, as it allows you to move from one application to other in quick time. It allows you to toggle among wifi, GPS, Bluetooth, screen brightness and sync.
2. Scoreboard Application Widget
This is wonderful and useful widgets if you are a sport geek and want to have sport news in your palm. It is an official application that is released by Google. Via this application widget you get the latest news and scores of your favorite team during the game. You can also scroll through different teams to view the dates and history of their previous and upcoming match dates and history.
3. Facebook Widget
Who doesn’t use Facebook? Off course everyone upon the earth is a Facebook user and if you have Android then this widget is perfect for your Android phone. Via this widget you can change your pictures, set updates and reply to messages in quick time. This application works efficiently, so you can rely on it for Facebooking.
4. Android Agenda Widget
This widget is available in two views i.e. medium and large. It is a useful and efficient way to get access to your expected appointments. It also allows you to extract data from multiple calendars instead of only the native Android Calendar application.
5. Fox News Widget
Everybody wants to keep a close eye on what is going on around the world, so this widget is perfect for getting latest news updates. It has an auto-refresh button that minimizes your work.
Tech-heads are drooling over the prospect of a second-generation iPad, widely expected to be unveiled in the next month or so. The aforesaid news is old. The breaking news is that finally we have a competitor of iPad in the face of Tablet PC. Tablet PC is all set to confront the iPad. The announcement of “Tablet PC Production” has been made in the past month. After such announcement, tech-lovers are comparing the Tablet PC with iPad. Both appliances are equipped with the state-of-the-art features. The most common comparison between the two is; Tablet PC is meant for business than any other and iPad is heaven for gadget-freaks. Anyhow, the liker of Tablet PC will feel privileged – just because the Tablet PC is available in many versions. Every Tablet PC brand has its own unique features unlike the iPad. The all prestigious brands of computers are in the feet to produce Tablet PCs. It means the consumer will have more variety of Tablet PCs at his or her disposal. One can get the Tablet PC according to his or her own requirement. There is variety of Tablet PCs available in the nearby store. Here we listed below the best 7 Inch Tablet PCs. Enjoy the list!
Samsung Galaxy TAB (7 Inch Tablet)
Much has been written on 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab’s performance. Many analysts have compared the features of Samsung Galaxy Tab with Apple’s iPad. Without being biased, it is very hard to compare the two revolutionary products. This is so because Samsung Galaxy Tab is mainly produce keeping in mind the daily routine of an employee of corporate sector. Samsung Galaxy Tab is the need of businessman. The Samsung Galaxy Tab was first revealed before tech-savers in Berlin last year. Much media hype had created by Samsung then. This Samsung Galaxy Tab is definitely giving the hard time to iPad. Samsung Galaxy Tab is delicate in using outdoor and indeed the stylish one too. The features of Samsung Galaxy Tab are unmatched. Put Samsung Galaxy Tab in your pouch or man purse or ladies purse, whatever! It will fit due to its slim body. Samsung Galaxy Tab will also work as your part-time cell phone, because it has all phone functions. From video calls to voice chat, 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab is all fit in your desires to have a PC in your pocket. This Samsung Tablet PC has not yet overtakes the iPad market. Samsung Galaxy Tab may take some time to kill the iPad. However, it is clearly seen that Tablet PCs will be leaders of next generation technology. The data operating speed in Samsung Galaxy Tab is much faster than any other Tablet PC. The 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy Tab supports the Android software. This is an iconic feature in Samsung Tablet PC. Samsung has introduced the adjustable automatic screen display in this 7 Inch Tablet PC.
Features of Samsung Galaxy TAB
The heavenly features of this magnificent Tablet PC are:
3G, GPS, HD recording, video chat, WiFi, Bluetooth, accelerometer, geo-magnetic sensor. One can get a lot of accessories for the 7 Inch Samsung Galaxy TAB, including a stylus, TV Out cables for video playback on a bigger screen, QWERTY keyboard, car dock, cases and covers and so on.
RIM seems to have put together a very tasty Tablet PC. It might be a strange name in the shelf of Tablet PCs. BlackBerry PlayBook is the fastest Tablet PC ever with true multi tasking & face-to-face conversations. The PlayBook, however, has the same price as the iPad – maybe more, maybe less, as it is still making its place in the market. But the PlayBook has already showed the signs of capturing the iPad market. It bodes well for any iPad competition by appearing to be of the same value and worth as the iPad. However, the Blackberry PlayBook do not equipped with 3G technology. It certainly means that a Blackberry cell phone will be needed to connect to the Internet in case of no WiFi Hotspots. This difference would surely not keep the consumers away from buying the Blackberry Playbook, as there is enough stands out options in this Tablet PC. Access to the Android applications is a huge plus for owners of the Playbook.
The main features of Blackberry Playbook are as follows:
- Support Android Applications
- Own store of applications like the Apple’s store
- It is equipped with a Flash. Even the iPad does not have the Flash.
- QNX Operating System
- 7” LCD, 1024 x 600, HD Display, Sharp and True Colors
- 1 GHz dual-core processor
- 1 GB RAM
- Dual HD cameras and HD video recording
- Weighs less than a pound
We can call it a multimedia Tablet PC. It supports almost all multimedia formats. Archos 70 is available in two different ranges; one is equipped with SSD 8GB Drive and the other with a hard drive (250 GB).