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The new iPad 3 Specifications

Apple officially called the 3rd generation iPad as the new iPad, let’s consider it as iPad 3. Here is the full iPad 3 specifications according to Apple’s website.

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iPad 3 front dimension specs

The new iPad 3 Size and Weight

Height: 9.50 inches (241.2 mm)
Width: 7.31 inches (185.7 mm)
Depth: 0.37 inch (9.4 mm)
Weight: 1.44 pounds (652 g)

The new iPad 3 Wi-Fi + 4G Size and Weight is 1.46 pounds (662 g), a bit more than Wi-Fi version while the rest size and weight remain the same.

iPad 3 specifications

The new iPad 3 Display

  • Retina display
  • 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology
  • 2048×1536-pixel resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
  • Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating
  • Support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously

The new iPad 3 Chip Processor

iPad 3 specs processor a5x

Unfortunately, the new iPad 3 doesn’t feature A6 Quad-core processor, but Dual-core Apple A5X custom-designed, high-performance, low-power system-on-a-chip with quad-core graphics instead.

The new iPad 3 Wireless and Cellular

The new iPad 3 supports Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0 technology, Wi-Fi + 4G for AT&T model: LTE (700, 2100 MHz)3; UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), Wi-Fi + 4G for Verizon model: LTE (700 MHz)3; CDMA EV-DO Rev. A (800, 1900 MHz); UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), and data only

The new iPad 3 Carriers

The new iPad 3 supports both AT&T and Verizon Network.

iPad 3 specs AT&T Verizon

The new iPad 3 Cameras, Photos, and Video Recording

ipad 3 camera specs

  • 5-megapixel iSight camera
  • Autofocus
  • Tap to focus
  • Face detection in still images
  • Video recording, HD (1080p) up to 30 frames per second with audio
  • Video stabilization
  • FaceTime camera with VGA-quality photos and video at up to 30 frames per second
  • Photo and video geotagging

The new iPad 3 Battery and Power

The new iPad 3 includes a built-in 42.5-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery with ability up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music, and up to 9 hours of surfing the web using cellular data network (iPad 3 Wi-Fi + 4G).

What about Siri on iPad 3? Well, no official Siri for iPad yet, but there is a dictation on iPad 3 and supports English, French, German, and Japanese. But, I believe there will be Siri for iPad 3 sooner or later, you can see our guide how-to install Siri on non-iPhone 4S devices (Jailbreak required).

new ipad 3 siri dictation

The rest iPad 3 specifications should be the same as iPad 2.

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Febryan Paudi

Febryan Paudi is Apple enthusiast. Falling in love with Apple-tech since 2008, loves Blogging since high-school. Google+

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