Apple's iPad, aka TouchXL, DetailedBrian Crecente1/27/10 3:00pmFiled to: apple ipadAppleapple tabletGamingIgamingiTunesiPhoneipod touchOriginalTop6161EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink Ringing it at $500 to $830, the newly announced 1.5-pound iPad doesn't seem to bring much new to the table, despite Apple calling it magical. But before we get to all of that magic, maybe you should read our take on why it isn't so magical after all. Here's a run down of the specs, prices, details of the iPad. Let me know if you find any of the magic. If you want to compare sizes in a chart, check this bad boy out. Pricing WiFi only models are: $499 - 16GB $599 - 32GB $699 - 64 GB Advertisement Advertisement 3G models are: $629 - 16GB $729 - 32GB $829 - 64 GBOnline plans are$14.99 for up to 250 MB of data per month or $29.99 for Unlimited data.Specs Height: 9.56 inches (242.8 mm) Width: 7.47 inches (189.7 mm) Depth: 0.5 inch (13.4 mm) Weight: 1.5 pounds (.68 kg) Wi-Fi model; 1.6 pounds (.73 kg) Wi-Fi + 3G model Sponsored Display 9.7-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit glossy widescreen Multi-Touch display with IPS technology with 178-degree viewing angle Touch has been reengineered for the iPad to make it "extremely precise and responsive" 1024-by-768-pixel resolution at 132 pixels per inch (ppi) Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coatingCapacity 16GB, 32GB, 64GB flash memory Processor 1 Ghz Apple A4 chipSensors Accelerometer Ambient light sensor Advertisement Battery and Power Built-in 25Whr rechargeable lithium-polymer battery Up to 10 hours of surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music Charging via power adapter or USB to computer systemInput and Output Dock connector 3.5-mm stereo headphone jack Built-in speakers Microphone SIM card tray (Wi-Fi + 3G model only) Advertisement Buttons and controls On off, sleep wake switch Mute Volume up and down Home button Built in Apps Safari Mail Photos Video YouTube iPod iTunes App Store iBooks Maps Notes Calendar Contacts Home Screen Spotlight SearchGaming The iPad will run "almost all of the apps" designed for the iPhone. You can run any of them in normal size or your can expand them to fill your screen. Only two games designed, rather redesigned, for the iPad have been shown off so far: First-person shooter NOVA and Need for Speed: Shift. Here's a list of our favorite iPhone games. Here's our hands-on gaming with the new device. And typing on it.