iPad 3 iOS 8.2 Review

Read on to learn about the iOS 8.2 iPad 3 performance.

The iOS 8.2 update is still waiting for many iPad 3 users to install as they weigh the pros and cons of installing yet another iOS 8 update on the aging iPad. Despite the age of this tablet, the iPad 3 iOS 8.2 performance is quite good. The big news in this update is the addition […]

iOS 8.2 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

Overall the iPad 3 iOS 8.2 update performance is good.

The iOS 8.2 update on the iPad 3 delivers a similar experience to iOS 8.1.3 and iOS 8.1.2. After spending a day with the new iOS 8.2 update on the aging iPad the performance is good, but it is not a major boost in speed like some old iPads saw after updating to iOS 8.1 last year. In our […]

iPad 3 iOS 8.1.3 Review

The iOS 8.1.3 update performs well on the iPad 3.

The iPad 3 is an old iPad that many users still own and rely on every day. The latest iOS 8.1.3 update is available for this older device, and our iPad 3 iOS 8.1.3 review covers the performance, potential issues and key areas of this update on this device. The goal is to help you decide if […]

iOS 8.1.3 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

There are no iOS 8.1.3 Bluetooth problems on our iPad 3.

The iOS 8.1.3 update on the iPad 3 delivers good performance in early testing and the new feature that reduces the storage space needed to upgrade from iOS 7 to iOS 8 may simplify the upgrade process for many users. In this early iOS 8.1.3 review on the iPad 3 we’ll help you decide if you should install […]

5 Uses for Your Old iPad

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When you upgrade to a new iPad, you’re left with your old one that you may not know what to do with. Here are five clever uses for an old iPad to give it a new lease on life. If you upgraded to the iPad Air 2 or an iPad mini 3 back in October […]

iOS 8.1.1 Review: Is It Worth Installing?

If you have any problems now, it's worth installing iOS 8.1.1 on the iPhone 6 Plus today.

A week has passed since Apple rolled out its new iOS 8.1.1 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Over the past week, we’ve spent some quality time with Apple’s latest and greatest iOS 8 update on a number of devices and today, we want to help you answer that ever so important question: Is […]

iOS 8.1.1 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

Here's how iOS 8.1.1 performs on the iPad 3.

Apple’s iOS 8.1.1 update delivers faster performance to older devices like the iPad 2, but how does it handle on the iPad 3? We’ll take a look at the overall iPad 3 iOS 8.1.1 performance in this early review of the latest software update. Since the iOS 8 release in September Apple’s been working to […]

iOS 8.1 Review: iPad 3

IOS 8.1 performance on the iPad 3 is better.

Apple’s iOS 8.1 update arrives on the iPad 3, delivering improved performance for this older iPad. The iOS 8.1 release comes after iOS 8 problems frustrated many users and the iOS 8 iPad 3 update slowed performance on the old iPad. Apple sped up the iOS 8.1 release, delivering a large number of bug fixes […]

iOS 8.1 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

IOS 8.1 performance on the iPad 3 is better.

The iOS 8.1 update delivers bug fixes for many iOS 8 problems and a much-needed performance boost to the iPad 3. It’s still early, but after using the iPad 3 for a few hours it feels snappier and delivers faster switching between apps and the home screen even with iPad performance enhancements turned off. The […]

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 8.0.2 on iPad 3 Review

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This iOS 8.0.2 review on the iPad 3 looks at how the new software performs on this older iPad. Although not as old as the iPad 2, there are some issues with iOS 8 on the iPad 3 that users need to know before upgrading. After spending a week using the iPad 3 on iOS […]

iOS 8.0.2 on iPad 3: Impressions & Performance

Here's a look at the iOS 8.0.2 performance on the iPad 3.

Here is a look at how the iOS 8.0.2 update performs on the iPad 3. This is an older iPad that doesn’t offer as many new features as iOS 8 on the iPad 4 or iPad Air. With older devices it’s easy for a major iOS 8 update to slow the device down. Small updates like […]

iOS 8 on iPad 3: First Impressions & Performance

What you need to know about the iOS 8 iPad 3 performance.

The iOS 8 update is exciting, and a little frightening for iPad 3 owners. Although not as old as the iPad 2, this device is not as powerful as the iPad Air which means a small performance hit. Installing iOS 8 on the iPad 3 brings a collection of new features, but you won’t find […]

iOS 7.1.2 on iPad 3 Review

Read our iOS 7.1.2 review to see how this small update performs on the iPad 3.

The iOS 7.1.2 update is a small, but handy free update that arrived on the iPad 3 in early July. This is the first update since the iOS 8 announcement and it focuses on bug fixes and security updates. After a number of users reported growing iOS 7.1.2 problems, some users decided to hold off on installing […]

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, […]

iOS 7.1.1 on iPad 3: Performance & Impressions

Learn about the iOS 7.1.1 performance on the iPad 3.

The iOS 7.1.1 update for the iPad 3 arrived last week, offering small bug fixes for iPad and iPhone users.This free update does not add any major features or bug fixes for this older iPad, but it does include an important security update for iPad owners. Overall this is a good update, but some users […]

iPad 3 iOS 7.1 Review: Performance & Advice (Video)

The iPad 3 iOS 7.1 update is worth installing.

The iOS 7.1 iPad 3 performance is improved over iOS 7 thanks to optimizations from Apple. After spending two weeks using the older iPad with the iOS 7.1 update this is a clear win for users. I installed the iOS 7.1 update on the iPad 3 right after Apple released it in early March and […]

What’s New in iOS 7.1

The iOS 7.1 design is now consistent.

The iOS 7.1 update brings several new features to the iPhone and iPad and improves the performance on older devices like the iPad 3 and the iPhone 4. Users can download the iOS 7.1 update when connected to WiFi and install the update in around 30 minutes to get the latest software and fix many […]

iOS 7.1 on iPad 3: Performance & First Impressions

Here is an early iOS 7.1 on iPad 3 review of performance.

The iPad 3 iOS 7.1 performance offers an improved user experience thanks to faster animations and other enhancements. We installed the iOS 7.1 update on the iPad 3 to see how it performs and what users can expect from Apple’s new version of iOS 7. The iOS 7.1 update is the first major iOS 7 […]