Apple iPad Air 2 in Detail
The aim was to create a tablet PC which is large enough to offer productivity at its best and yet thin and light so that it can be easily held by one hand. Improving the retina display, employing the new A8X chip with 64‑bit architecture and M8 motion coprocessor; iPad Air 2 is now thinner and lighter than ever:
- 18% thinner (6.1 mm)
- Gross weight 0.96 pound only
- Fast processing with 64-bit desktop architecture, A8X Chip with M8 Motion Co-processor
- 8 MP Primary Camera
- 9.7-inch Touchscreen
- Wi-Fi Enabled
- 1.2 MP Secondary Camera
- Full HD Recording
Retina Display: Redefined
Fusing the three layers of the retina display into one, the iPad Air 2 became slimmer with more vivid colors, greater contrast, and the finishing touch is the anti-reflective coating. You won’t have to look around to see the difference, its that apparent.
Do more with 64-bit Desktop Architecture
A8X chip with 64-bit desktop-class architecture and M8 motion coprocessor combine to match the processing power of a desktop. Not compromising in any front, the iPad Air 2 offers ample processing power while being power efficient too. It offers 10 hours of play time to aid you in all your tasks, all day long.
TouchID: One password - You
The breakthrough in security measures, TouchID is here in the Apple iPad air 2. With unparalleled security, it lets you secure your device, data and make online purchases in iTunes, iBooks, and the App Store. Register on Apple Pay and unlock a world of card free and cash free shopping which is fast, convenient and secure.
Find the Photographer in You
With the iSight camera as primary camera, FaceTime for video calling and selfies and full HD video recording; the Apple iPad Air 2 lets you capture your life and its adventures in sharp pictures and high-definition videos. We don’t just count megapixels but provide you with the quality that matters. The five layer sapphire lens and the Apple image processor is the token of our dedication to provide you with the best.
It’s fast…Really Fast!
Twice as fast as its predecessors and ahead of its competitors, the iPad Air 2 makes downloading, buffering YouTube videos, movies and accessing your cloud storage a whiz. Enjoy lightning fast speeds over WiFi and amazing LTE mobile broadband (available in select geographical areas) and 3G speeds with the cellular model.
Powerful Apps, Make Everyday Tasks a Pleasure
Find your passion, and new ways to fulfill it. With imaginative apps for photography, gaming, travel, finance and the complete office productivity suite; you’ll always find an app that lets you complete your work better and faster.
Yes, You Get iOS 8
Pre-loaded with the most advanced mobile OS, the iOS 8 in the iPad will soon become a part of your routine. With the ability to do so much with efficiency, it also offers a bridge between your mobile device and PC. Start a report creation on your PC and complete and modify it on the way to work; the iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite go hand in hand while keeping all your data in sync and available, whenever you need it. Developers too find tools to make apps that fully exploit the resources like TouchID and filters offered by the OS and incorporate them in their app.
Accessories in the Mix
Apart from these salient features, the iPad comes with cool accessories too. Protect your beloved gadget with a stylish yet practical Smart Cover or Smart Case, available in seven bright new colors. Made from durable polyurethane and in rich aniline-dyed leather, these accessories protect your iPad mini, ensuring their longevity.
Technical Specifications of Apple iPad Air 2:
|Colour Finish||Silver, Gold, Space gray|
|Models||WiFi, WiFi + Cellular|
|Capacity||16GB, 64GB, 128GB|
|Business Features||Document Viewer, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, PDF, PPT, PPTX, XLS, XLSX, TXT, DOC, DOCX|
|SIM Size||Nano SIM (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|SIM Type||Single SIM, GSM (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|Size||240 x 169.5 x 6.1 mm|
|Weight||437 g (WiFi), 444 g (WiFi + Cellular)|
|Resolution||2048 x 1536p resolution at 264 ppi|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch display with IPS technology, LED Backlit Wide Screen, Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, Fully laminated display, Anti-reflective coating|
|A8X chip with 64‑bit architecture and M8 motion coprocessor|
|Primary Camera||8 MP iSight camera|
|Secondary Camera||1.2 MP photos, 720p videos, FaceTime video calling over Wi‑Fi or cellular, Face detection, Backside illumination|
|Other Features||f/2.4 Aperture, Backside illumination sensor, Five-element lens, Hybrid IR filter, Autofocus, Tap to focus, Exposure control, HDR photos, Face detection, Panorama, Auto image stabilization, Burst mode, Photo geo-tagging, Slo-mo video (120 fps), Time-lapse video, Video stabilization, Take still photos while recording video, Face detection, 3x zoom, Video geo-tagging|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Navigation Technology||Mobile data, A-GPS and GLONASS (WiFi + Cellular only), Digital compass, iBeacon micro-location (common with both models)|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), MIMO|
|EDGE||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|GPRS||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|3G||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|USB Connectivity||Yes (Lightning Connector)|
|Phone Book Memory||Yes|
|Sensors||Touch ID, Three-axis gyro, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer|
|Important Apps||AirDrop, AirPlay, Control Centre, Family Sharing, iCloud Drive, Multitasking, Notiﬁcation Centre, QuickType keyboard, Spotlight Search, Camera, Photos, Messages, FaceTime, Mail, Music, Safari, Maps, Calendar, iTunes Store, App Store, Notes, Contacts, iBooks, Game Center, Reminders, Clock, Videos, Newsstand, Photo Booth, Podcasts, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand, iTunes U, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends, Remote|
|Additional Features||Built-in Speaker, Multiple Languages and Characters Support, Microphone, On/Off or Sleep/Wake, Up to 10 hours of surﬁng the web on Wi‑Fi, watching video, or listening to music, Up to 9 hours of surﬁng the web using cellular data network, Charging via power adapter or USB to computer system|
|Environment friendly features||Environment friendly features: Mercury-free LED-backlit display, Arsenic-free display glass, Brominated flame retardant-free, PVC-free, Recyclable aluminum enclosure, Power adapter outperforms strictest global energy efficiency standards|
Apple iPad Air 2 Video Review
Watch this Apple iPad Air 2 expert review & unboxing video to completely know your iPad Air 2 before you buy.