Graphics Rich Apps in iPad 2
Do you have an iPad 2? Then you have a tablet with hardware that creates a whole new world of app possibilities. Apple’s 2nd gen iPad integrates a faster dual-core CPU, a pair of cameras, as well as a gyroscope, none of which were on the original iPad a.k.a iPad 1.
The iPad 2 has only been available for a little more than a week, but even now you can find apps that take advantage of the improved hardware. iPad 2 has a new processor which acording to apple is is nearly ten times better in the graphics capability over the single-core iPad 1. Better processing power and speed along with richer graphics turns out to be an excellent news for game developers and gamers. Couple this with the iPad’s new three-axis gyroscope, which can sense the iPad’s every twist and turn, and you can expect some truly compelling and addictive games.
iPad2 Running Angry Birds 2 in HD
Adding front and rear facing cameras that capture good quality stills will certainly lead to innovative apps for both work and play. justify now, there are not lots of camera-centric apps; they were only able to finding a couple of fascinating picks. Apple’s own FaceTime, which is preinstalled on the iPad 2, is a blast to make use of, and it looks great, but you can only video chat with other iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, or Mac users, so it can be limiting. But once Skype releases its iPad app, you’ll be able to video chat on the go with someone who has a Skype account without paying a dime. They did check the Skype iPhone app on the iPad 2 ( because they could), and found that, while it works fine, video quality was seriously degraded when you doubled the size of the window to fill the iPad’s 9.7-inch screen. You could, however, basically use the smaller, iPhone-screen-size window, which centers itself on the iPad’s display. In fact, you can use lots of camera-centric iPhone apps on your iPad; they will look smaller.
iPad2 Running Real Racing 2 in HD
Again, game and app developers are getting started developing for a tablet that is barely over a week elderly. The App Store has amassed over 65,000 tablet-specific apps in the year since the first iPad went on sale, so the approaching months are positive to bring some cold iPad-2-specific apps. Check out the apps which are available today that make the best use of the iPad2’s improved and faster hardware.
iPad2 Running FaceTime in HD
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