A recent report from Consumer Reports has put Apple’s new iPad at the top of their tablet list, and the news comes a couple of weeks after Consumer Reports talked about the iPad running hotter than previous models
According to their latest report, they have looked again on the heat issues on the new iPad and whilst they have said it does run hotter it apparently isn’t a cause for concern.
The high-resolution screen of the new iPad establishes a new benchmark in excellence, providing the best rendering of detail and color accuracy we’ve ever seen on a tablet display. As a result, the iPad tops our new tablet Ratings, posted today.
Performance on the new iPad ($500 to $830) was superb in virtually every other way as well. The 5-megapixel camera took very good photos. Verizon’s 4G network yielded very fast, dependable connectivity to a 4G-compatible version of the iPad in our informal tests. And despite the energy-intensive display and graphics, the iPad still has longer battery life than all other tablets.
You can see the full report over at Consumer Reports, and they have also added a number of other new tablets to their list.
Apple now offers two versions of the iPad, the iPad 2 and iPad 3, have a look at the difference between the iPad 2 and iPad 3.