Does the new iPad's pixel-packing display make it a must-buy?
By offering four times the pixel count of tablets on the market today, Apple is clearly pushing the display technology envelope. From the ongoing discussions I've had with NPD DisplaySearch analyst Richard Shim, it seems clear that LG Display and Sharp are struggling with production. Though main supplier Samsung has managed to ramp up enough volume, it hasn't been easy getting there.
That's not the only challenge. On the app front, some developers are skeptical, claiming that apps won't match up with the display's high resolution.
That said, millions of consumers are already opening their wallets, judging from pre-orders.
So, my question is, do you expect those extra pixels to make a noticeable difference in day-to-day usage?
Is it enough to entice you to sideline your iPad 1, iPad 2, or Android tablet?