Design Con 2015
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Page 1 / 5   >   >>
t.alex
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
t.alex   3/11/2012 2:09:06 AM
NO RATINGS
A MacBook is probably better alternative to MS machine.

Chee Choy
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
Chee Choy   3/10/2012 3:11:38 PM
NO RATINGS
I think ipad is a pretty new OS and applications compare to window, so this means, there are still a lot of applications we use to since the introduction of window pretty hard to abadone for senior users, probably new user is easier to adapt and start with a new device from scratch without much use to kind of feeling and legacy.

daleste
User Rank
CEO
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
daleste   3/9/2012 3:22:51 AM
NO RATINGS
Yes, MS and all of the apps writers for the PC became very lazy and let the bandwidth and memory requirements of their applications grow so much that it kept up with the hardware advancements. We would have very fast computers today if they had kept their code compact and efficient. That would be great for laptops and tablets.

daleste
User Rank
CEO
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
daleste   3/9/2012 3:00:42 AM
NO RATINGS
I almost want to buy one, but who wants the old technology. Also, my wife got me a Kindle Fire for Christmas and I am really happy with it.

OtisTD
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
OtisTD   3/8/2012 7:10:54 PM
NO RATINGS
I suspect+hope it also means that iPad will have a constant form going forward. Size, screen size, button/camera/connector location, etc. will remain constant. Not so good for the case and peripheral makers, but good for the consumer (me).

TingLu
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
TingLu   3/8/2012 6:17:15 PM
NO RATINGS
I could not wait people to cut A5x open to see what is in there. Since it is not called A6, I am guessing it is still in 40nm technology. Apple just upgrade it to support 4x resolution with 2x graphics performance.

Robotics Developer
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
Robotics Developer   3/8/2012 5:21:02 PM
NO RATINGS
I think that the combined higher end specifications and the software to utilize it will be a win for Apple. I would love to test drive one and see how it performs with streaming video and battery life. I am constantly amazed at the density of these devices, each time I pick up one I am surprised by the weight. Good luck with the new iPad!

Shameless0
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
Shameless0   3/8/2012 4:45:47 PM
NO RATINGS
You need to get rid of your wife.

Tombo0
User Rank
Rookie
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
Tombo0   3/8/2012 4:20:26 PM
NO RATINGS
Most of Apple's products don't have version numbers. iMac, Mac Pro, Mac mini, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iPod classic, iPod nano, iPod shuffle, iPod touch, AppleTV. Actually, iPhone and iPad are the ONLY products that have version numbers. I think that Apple realizes that it's stupid and costs them money to do that.

rick merritt
User Rank
Author
re: Apple steps up graphics with new iPad
rick merritt   3/8/2012 4:15:21 PM
NO RATINGS
BTW, the display and extra graphics cores are something any tablet maker can add. Only Apple could do the enhanced photo editing and other software that winds up being the real differentiator to consumers.

Page 1 / 5   >   >>


Most Recent Comments
Top Comments of the Week
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
<b><a href=Betajet">

The Circle – The Future's Imperfect in the Present Tense
Betajet
5 comments
The Circle, a satirical, dystopian novel published in 2013 by San Francisco-based writer Dave Eggers, is about a large, very powerful technology company that combines aspects of Google, ...

Max Maxfield

Recommended Reads From the Engineer's Bookshelf
Max Maxfield
27 comments
I'm not sure if I read more than most folks or not, but I do I know that I spend quite a lot of time reading. I hate to be idle, so I always have a book or two somewhere about my person -- ...

Martin Rowe

Make This Engineering Museum a Reality
Martin Rowe
Post a comment
Vincent Valentine is a man on a mission. He wants to make the first house to ever have a telephone into a telephone museum. Without help, it may not happen.

Rich Quinnell

Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell
16 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

Special Video Section
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...
Avago’s ACPL-K30T is the first solid-state driver qualified ...
NXP launches its line of multi-gate, multifunction, ...
Doug Bailey, VP of marketing at Power Integrations, gives a ...
See how to ease software bring-up with DesignWare IP ...
DesignWare IP Prototyping Kits enable fast software ...
This video explores the LT3086, a new member of our LDO+ ...
In today’s modern electronic systems, the need for power ...