Apple iPad 3rd Generation

Technical Specifications
Model Refurbished iPad, WiFi + Cellular (3rd generation)
Processor Dual-core Apple A5X custom-designed, high-performance, low-power system on a chip with quad-core graphics
Display Retina display, 9.7" (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen multitouch display with IPS technology, 2048x1536 pixel resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi), fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, support for display of multiple languages and characters simultaneously
Cameras, Photos, and Video Recording 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
Battery & Power Built-in 42.5-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery, Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on WiFi, watching video, or listening to music, charging via power adapter or USB to computer system
Input and Output 30-pin dock connector port, 3.5 mm stereo headphone minijack, built-in speaker, microphone, micro-SIM card tray
Sensors Accelerometer, ambient-light sensor, gyroscope
Wireless & Cellular WiFi (802.11a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.0 technology, model for AT&T: 4G LTE (700, 2100 MHz)3; UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC-HSDPA (850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz); GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz), model for Verizon: 4G 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), data only
Audio Playback Frequency response: 20Hz to 20,000Hz, audio formats supported: HE-AAC (V1 and V2), AAC (8 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC (from iTunes store), MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, audible (formats 2, 3, and 4, audible enhanced audio, AAX, and AAX+), Apple lossless, AIFF, and WAV, user-configurable maximum volume limit, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound pass-through with Apple digital AV adapter (sold separately)
TV and Video AirPlay mirroring to Apple TV (2nd and 3rd generation) at 720p, AirPlay video streaming to Apple TV (3rd generation) at up to 1080p and Apple TV (2nd generation) at up to 720p, video mirroring and video out support: up to 1080p with Apple digital AV adapter or Apple VGA adapter (adapters sold separately), video out support at 576i and 480i with Apple composite AV cable (cable sold separately), video formats supported: H.264 video up to 1080p, 30 frames per second, high profile level 4.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; MPEG-4 video up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, simple profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps per channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats; motion JPEG (M-JPEG) up to 35 Mbps, 1280 by 720 pixels, 30 frames per second, audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format
Mail Attachment Support Viewable document types: .jpg, .tiff, .gif (images); .doc and .docx (Microsoft Word); .htm and .html (web pages); .key (Keynote); .numbers (Numbers); .pages (Pages); .pdf (Preview and Adobe Acrobat); .ppt and .pptx (Microsoft PowerPoint); .txt (text); .rtf (rich text format); .vcf (contact information); .xls and .xlsx (Microsoft Excel)
Languages Language support for English (US), English (UK), Chinese (simplified), Chinese (traditional), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Arabic, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Indonesian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese.

Keyboard support for English (U.S.), English (UK), Chinese - Simplified (Handwriting, Pinyin, Stroke), Chinese - Traditional (Handwriting, Pinyin, Zhuyin, Cangjie, Stroke), French, French (Canadian), French (Switzerland), German (Germany), German (Switzerland), Italian, Japanese (Romaji, Kana), Korean, Spanish, Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Cherokee, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Emoji, Estonian, Finnish, Flemish, Greek, Hawaiian, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Cyrillic/Latin), Slovak, Swedish, Thai, Tibetan, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Dictation support for English (US, UK, and Australian), French, German, Japanese
Location WiFi, digital compass, assisted GPS and GLONASS, cellular
Accessibility VoiceOver screen reader, support for playback of closed-captioned content, AssistiveTouch interface for adaptive accessories, full-screen zoom magnification, Large fonts, white-on-black display, left/right volume adjustment
Size & Weight Height: 9.50 inches, Width: 7.31 inches, Depth: 0.37 inch, Weight: 1.46 pounds

System Requirements

  • Apple ID (required for some features)
  • Internet access (wireless broadband recommended; fees may apply)
  • Syncing with iTunes on a Mac or PC requires:
    • Mac: OS X v10.5.8 or later
    • PC: Windows 7; Windows Vista; or Windows XP Home or Professional with Service Pack 3 or later
  • iTunes 10.6 or later

Environmental Requirements

  • Operating temperature: 32° to 95° F (0° to 35° C)
  • Nonoperating temperature: -4° to 113° F (-20° to 45° C)
  • Relative humidity: 5% to 95% noncondensing
  • Maximum operating altitude: 10,000 feet (3000 m)

Note on battery life: Testing conducted by Apple in February 2012 using preproduction iPad units and software. Testing consisted of full battery discharge while performing each of the following tasks: video playback, audio playback, and Internet browsing using WiFi or cellular data network. Video content was a repeated 2-hour 23-minute movie purchased from the iTunes Store. Audio content was a playlist of 358 unique songs, consisting of a combination of songs imported from CDs using iTunes (128-Kbps AAC encoding) and songs purchased from the iTunes Store (256-Kbps AAC encoding). Internet over WiFi and cellular data network tests were conducted using dedicated web and mail servers, browsing snapshot versions of 20 popular web pages, and receiving mail once an hour. All settings were default except: Wi-Fi was associated with a network (except for Internet browsing over cellular data network); the WiFi feature Ask to Join Networks and Auto-Brightness were turned off. Battery life depends on device settings, usage, and many other factors. Battery tests are conducted using specific iPad units; actual results may vary.

Note on size and weight: Actual size and weight vary by configuration and manufacturing process.

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