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Oh, hello. We’ve done some digging in the latest SDK it looks like Apple’s much rumored second-generation iPad will not feature some fancy 5 megapixel camera, but will instead shoot your flicks and take your pics with something close to a 1 megapixel camera. That’s awfully close to the fourth-generation iPod touch’s 0.7 megapixel back camera so we speculate they could be the same thing. That means you’ll be able to take some unwieldy 720P video with your iPad (whether you’ll be able to view that 720P video natively is another question).
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I don't really see a problem. Who's taking photo's with their tablet anyway
    
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more crappy products from Apple that will be worshiped by the media, hipsters, and people in fear of being "lame".
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more crappy products from Apple that will be worshiped by the media, hipsters, and people in fear of being "lame".


Maybe put it this way: I personaly dont like Apple, so I dont use it.
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more crappy products from Apple that will be worshiped by the media, hipsters, and people in fear of being "lame".
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more crappy products from Apple that will be worshiped by the media, hipsters, and people in fear of being "lame".
A 1mp camera that will likely be used almost never does not make a lame product. If it had been a 10mp camera it would not have made it a great product either.
Edited by E_man - 1/21/11 at 2:36pm
    
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I do not currently own any Apple products, but the iPad is a great device.
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more crappy products from Apple that will be worshiped by the media, hipsters, and people in fear of being "lame".
You sound pretty angry about it. Don't be mad at apple, be mad at every other company for playing catch up.


Frankly I hope it's only a 1MP camera, because I'd hate to pay extra for something like 5MPs that I will simply never, ever use.
 
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Nooo!

A good quality 5-megapixel camera and VGA camera like that on the iPhone 4 is necessary at the very least, I would take a photo with an iPad!

Even if taking photos doesn't enter the equation, the better camera will result in better images for augmented reality apps. Rawr!!
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A good quality 5-megapixel camera and VGA camera like that on the iPhone 4 is necessary at the very least, I would take a photo with an iPad!
Exactly, lol
 
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Exactly, lol
Ahahahaha lol... I can't say I would take many but when I have it with me I'd still use it, but not if it's one megapixel.
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