iOS 8.1 iPad 2 Reviews: Should You Install iOS 8.1?

Here's a look at user iOS 8.1 iPad 2 reviews.

The iOS 8.1 update delivers fixes and many exciting new features, but one of the best parts isn’t listed in Apple’s official update changes. Users can expect better iOS 8.1 performance on the iPad 2, returning the old iPad to the speeds and performance it delivered on iOS 7.1.2 for many users. Not everyone experienced […]

11 Common iPad Problems & How to Fix Them

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Apple’s iOS 8.1 update was released to fix lingering iOS 8.0 problems and iOS 8.0.2 issues on the iPad. However, there’s a good chance that Apple’s latest iOS 8 update will deliver some problems of its own. With that in mind, we take a look at some of the most common iPad problems and offer […]

How to Get Better iOS 8 Performance on iPad 2 & iPad 3

Learn how to speed up your old iPad 2 or iPad 3 running iOS 8.

If your old iPad 2 or iPad 3 isn’t fast after installing iOS 8 or iOS 8.0.2 this guide will help you change several settings to speed up your old iPad. Old iPads like the iPad 2 and iPad 3 can run the new iOS 8 update, but the performance is not as smooth or […]

iOS 8 iPad 2 Problems & Performance

What you need to know before you upgrade the iPad 2 to iOS 8.

The list of iOS 8 iPad 2 problems grows as more users install the free iOS 8 update on the aging tablet and experience a variety of iOS 8 problems that weren’t present a week ago. It’s common for a major update to bring some small issues, but iPad 2 owners describe the iOS 8 […]

101 iPad Tips & Tricks

Check out these 101 iPad tips that work on the iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini Retina, iPad 4, iPad 3 and iPad 2.

Use these iPad tips and tricks to do more with your iPad Air, iPad mini and every other iPad running iOS 8. This list of over 100 iPad tips and tricks is broken down by tips to help you get started, use the keyboard better, surf the web on the iPad easier, sync your photos, […]

Why the iPad 2 iOS 8 Update Matters

The iPad Air is significantly larger than the iPad mini.

Yesterday, at WWDC 2014, Apple announced its brand new iOS 8 operating system, an operating system that will be landing for a number of iPhones and iPads this fall. In a bit of a surprise, the iPad 2 will be getting the iOS 8 update, an update that we think is of a great deal […]

iPad 4 Rises from the Dead, Replaces iPad 2

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As reported last month, the iPad 2 is indeed getting the ax and was put to its death today. Replacing it is the fourth-generation iPad, which is getting revived from the dead to replace the aging iPad 2. Apple is now selling the fourth-gen iPad (calling it the “iPad with Retina display”) for $399 for […]

iPad 2 vs iPad Mini Retina: What Buyers Need to Know

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The iPad 2 is expected to be getting the boot at some point this year, according to rumors, which would end the tablet’s three-year reign as an active seller in the Apple Store. The company has kept the older tablet around despite its usual tradition of phasing out older products around two years after they’re released, […]

iOS 7 Multitasking Problem Plagues Older iPhones

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An iOS 7 multitasking problem continues to frustrate older iPhone and iPad users who hope that an iOS 7.1 update will bring a fix. You may remember when we provided our initial and overall impressions of iOS 7 running on the older iPhone 4s shortly after the revamped software was released back in September. While […]

iPad 2 vs iPad Mini: What’s the Better Value?

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The iPad 2 is expected to be getting the boot at some point this year, ending its three-year reign as an active seller in Apple Stores. The company has kept the older tablet around, claiming that it was still popular amongst schools and businesses. However, it looks like Apple will be making way for a […]

iPad 4 May Replace iPad 2 in Spring, iPad 6 Rumored for Fall

The iPad 2 may no longer be sold by Apple Stores later this year.

Apple will retire the iPad 2 early this year and replace it with the iPad 4 according to a new report from a well-connected analyst who also claims Apple is planning an iPad 6 or iPad Air 2 release for the fall with some rumored iPhone 6 features. Apple currently sells four iPad models in […]

iPad 2: Is It Still Worth Buying?

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The iPad 2 is coming up on its three-year anniversary next month, and Apple is actually still actively selling the legacy tablet in its store, but rumor has it that the company is thinking about finally giving it the boot at some point this year, officially discontinuing it in order to make room for another […]

iPad 2 to Be Discontinued This Year

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The iPad 2 has stuck around longer than any iPad that Apple has ever sold, but it seems that company will be ending the tablet’s three-year run at some point this year, according to Apple Insider. Sources familiar with Apple’s plans for the iPad 2 say that the Cupertino-based company will be toning down its […]

iPad 2 Sale at Walmart Drops Price Down to $299

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The new iPad Air is nice and all, but for those who don’t need a lot of power and want to save some cash will want to check out the latest iPad deal at Walmart. The retail chain is offering the iPad 2 for only $299, which is $100 less than what it normally costs. […]

What Not to Expect After iOS 7.0.4: iPad & iPad mini

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With iOS 7.0.4 problems swirling, an iOS 7.1 beta out for developers and the end of the year within range, iPad owners of all shapes and sizes are likely wondering what’s next, what comes after the iOS 7.0.4 update. Ahead of that future, we want to help set some software expectations for owners of the […]

iPad 2, iPhone 5s Deals Arrive at Best Buy

Best Buy offers an iPhone 5s deal as low as $99 and an iPad 2 deal with a gift card.

Best Buy is embracing Green Monday with iPhone 5s deals and a iPad 2 deal that includes a $50 gift card. Green Monday is yet another made up shopping holiday, that retailers love to assemble this time of year. Even if the reasoning behind this sale is as fictional as Saint Nick, it doesn’t mean […]

iPad Cyber Monday 2013 Deals Offer Up to $150 Off

Here are the best iPad Cyber monday 2013 deals around.

The iPad Cyber Monday 2013 deals are selling out quickly, but they are available, and shoppers can save up to $150 on select models — with savings on the iPad 2, iPad 4, iPad Air and iPad mini. These iPad Cyber Monday deals are available online only, so you will need to shop from your […]

iPad Black Friday 2013 Deal Roundup

What the iPad Air display looks like outdoors at full brightness, on a cloudy day.

Black Friday shoppers will be delighted to know that there will be several iPad Black Friday deals with retailers offering discounts on Apple’s brand new iPad Air, the company’s aging iPad 2 and even the company’s original iPad mini. Apple still hasn’t announced its own Black Friday deals that it will be offering come November […]

Early iPad Black Friday 2013 Deals Offer up to $150 Off

Staples offers a collection of iPad Black Friday 2013 deals.

When it comes to the iPad Black Friday 2013 deals, Staples is taking an early lead with up to $80 off the current iPads and a special Black Friday deal that takes up to $150 off the last generation iPad 4. Hands down, if you are looking at the Walmart Black Friday 2013 iPad mini […]