After months of anticipation, the Apple has finally announced that the iPad will arrive in the United Kingdom marketplace late May 2010 and will be available from Orange, O2 and Vodafone network operators.
This is an innovative gadget that takes tablet computers to a whole new level. Whether it’s for personal use or business tasks, the Apple iPad is a versatile device that’s useful for everyone. For now, let’s focus on the reasons that make the iPad a contender for the top 5 business gadgets on today’s market.
In today’s digital age, mobile internet has become essential for any business person. The Apple iPad offers more than a smartphone or PDA, but slightly less than a powerful notebook or laptop. Equipped with a safari browser, the iPad offers the ultimate experience in internet browsing and E-mail that’s comparable to Apple’s own MacBook. Speaking of mobility, the iPad’s battery can last up to 10 hours after a full charge. Also, the thin lightweight design makes the gadget very portable.
The iPad is equipped with Wi-Fi and 3G, which allows users to easily connect to the internet in any public place. Of course, with a selected 3G data plan, businessmen are guaranteed reliable internet access wherever they go. Vodafone has grabbed the rights for providing data plans in the United Kingdom marketplace, so users should inquire further about the details with this telecommunication company.
The Apple iPad has a 9.7 inch LED-backlit IPS screen that offers a high resolution display. The touch screen features a full size keyboard, making it very comfortable to type and navigate. With more than 150,000 apps available for the iPad, users are guaranteed to find great business applications for this gadget.