Apple left us at the edge of our seats with an announcement teaser yesterday on iTunes: “Tomorrow is just another day. That you’ll never forget. Check back tomorrow for an exciting announcement from iTunes.

Official Announcement From Apple

Prior to this message rumors had been swirling for weeks around the announcement of the iPad 3. Today, March 7th at 10:00am PST Apple followed through with the official announcement of a new iPad.

Here are some of the key features noted in the announcement of the new iPad:

-      New retina display

  • 1 million more pixels than HDTV

-      5 megapixel camera

-      1080p video recording

-      Image stabilization

-      Voice dictation

  • US, British, Australian English, French, German, Japanese

-      Supports next generation 4G LTE

The new iPad is available at the same prices as the iPad 2. It will be in stores starting on March 16th. Pre-orders start today!


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