The Amazing Features of iPad Air

Apple Inc. has been manufacturing cutting-edge products since its inception and one of its products that stand out is the iPad Air. The tablet computer was launched on 22nd October, 2013. It was released in silver and space gray colors on 1st November, 2013. The iPad Air comes with a thinner design resembling the iPad Mini’s. Its latest version, the iPad Air 2, will launch on 16th October, 2014. The following are some of its most notable specs.

Body Design

iPad Air is only 7.5 millimeters thin and weighs only one pound. Despite its extremely light weight, it has a sophisticated aluminum enclosure. This makes it appear solid and durable.


It has a 9.7-inch retina screen. Photos and videos in this tablet computer are incredibly detailed and its texts are razor-sharp. It has hi-tech features like:

  • FaceTime video calling on Wi-Fi
  • Backside illumination
  • Tap to control exposure for still images and videos
  • Video and photo geo-tagging

iSight Camera

Its incredible 5MP camera features:

  • Autofocus
  • Backside illumination
  • Face detection
  • Five-element lens
  • ƒ/2.4 aperture
  • Hybrid IR filter
  • Tap to focus still images or videos
  • HDR photos


It has 64-bit A7 chip which is strong and power-efficient. The A7 chip architecture makes function extremely responsive. It has a battery life of up to 10 hours while in intense use.


Its internet wireless connectivity is ultra-fast. Its Wi-Fi performs at 802.11n using MIMO. The Wi-Fi + Cellular version supports more LTE internet bands for fast connectivity.


The iPad Air comes with marvelous apps for browsing, sending emails and video calling. It also has apps that enables you edit your photos, movies, presentations, music, documents and spreadsheets. You can download more than 5 thousands applications from the App Store using the iPad Air. The App Store if filled with incredible applications designed exclusively for iPads. The apps take full advantage of the iPad Air technologies like the accelerometer, gyroscope, and all pixels in the magnificent retina display.

Operating System

The iPad Air uses the iOS which has wonderful features like:

  • Continuity
  • iCloud Drive
  • Family Sharing
  • AirDrop
  • QuickType keyboard
  • AirPrint
  • Control Center AirPlay
  • iCloud Drive
  • Multitasking
  • Notification Center
  • Spotlight Search
  • iTunes Radio
  • Siri


The iPad Air comes with a telephone technical support valid for 90 days. The tablet computers also come with one-year limited warranty.