Well you have just bought the shiny new iPad 2 and you want to download some apps for it but there are thousands and thousands of apps out there and it gets really confusing which one to get. If you were an iPad 1 user then you might know which apps are good which aren’t but whats the point of those apps on iPad 2 with the powerful A5 processor. So we have saved you the time and brought you the Top 10 Super Awesome Apps especially made for the iPad 2. Read ahead.
Alright so you want apps to show off the iPad 2? Well read ahead as these apps are specially made for the iPad 2.
1. GarageBand For iPad 2
There is no top ten lists for apps without including the GarageBand. Well Apple has made huge improvements for the GargeBand for iPad 2. GarageBand for the iPad 2 is on a next level, it uses the touchscreen and the accelerometer which not only “sees” where you touch the screen but how hard you tap. The harder you tap it the louder the sound and vice versa.
GarageBand is not only for people who can play good music but also for those who can’t play it, as you now have the ability to use “Smart Instruments”. You can opt to play some instruments in a smart mood which as the name suggests are “smart”. For example an auto-play feature lets you repeat guitar strums and then use your hands to change the keys, allowing you to make great sounds with very little effort.
For a a price of $4.99 its well worth it.
Download GarageBand for iPad 2
2. PinBall HD For iPad 2
The popular PinBall game is available for the iPad 2 with awesome graphics really showing what the iPad 2′s A5 processor can do. The Pinball HD for the iPad 2 shows some serious high-resolution detailed 3D graphics, multiple camera angles and realistic physics. Pinball tables in The Pinball HD include Wild West, The Deep and Jungle Style, with each table providing unique detailed artwork and distinct gameplay features. Users can also reorient the iPad to view the table in either a full table view or follow the ball in a “flying camerea” view.
For a price of $0.99 its well worth it.
Download PinBall HD for iPad 2
3. Can Knockdown For iPad 2
Remember when you were a child and you wanted to throw balls at stuff and make them fall? Well if you don’t then this is it. What you have to do in this game is throw balls at various obstacles and make them fall. Well its not just that there are many different types of levels from Target Practice to Time Trial to Carnival. Its a game full of fun specially useful whenever your on a journey and need something to cut your time.
Can Knockdown for the iPad 2 brings in some stunning graphics and great detailed 3D effect and its well worth the price tag of only $0.99
Download Can Knockdown for iPad 2
Download Can Knockdown
4. Infinity Blade For iPad 2
For many users who had the iPad 1 would see the huge difference in Infinity Blade for iPad 2. The graphics have been improved immensely and everything works smoothly with the new horsepower from the iPad 2.
For those users who are not familiar with it, well you’re a warrior whose father has been killed by this evil warlord. You need to go into the castle where your father war murdered and beat your way through a series of monsters until you reach the head villain whom you must kill.
It is one of those games that you have to definitely buy so go ahead and do it. At the time of writing its $2.99 thats 50% off, so buy it quickly before it ends.
Download Infinity Blade For iPad 2
Download Infinity Blade
5. Real Racing 2 HD For iPad 2
Real Racing as the name suggests is a car game but with a difference. It is specially designed for the iPad 2. It uses the iPad 2′ gyroscope so that means you control it using the whole iPad. What else is special in it? Well its full HD so you can use your HDMI adapter and plug it in your HDTV to play the game on full 1080p, while its running on your TV, on the iPad 2 it will display real time map of the location, its really amazing. This new feature is fully HD on your TV that means its being directly mirrored to it no scaling involved. It runs at a pretty neat 30 frames per second.
The price tag is a pretty high $9.99 but its worth it.
Download Real Racing 2 HD for iPad 2
Download Real Racing 2 HD
6. iMovie For iPad 2
If you want to be a movie maker or just like making movies then this one is for you. The new iMovie for the iPad 2 brings in some new and cool features, here are some of them.
- Multi-Touch Precision Editor
- Multitrack audio editing with 8 themed soundtracks and over 50 bundled sound effects.
- Ability to record directly into the timeline.
- You can now share HD videos directly to YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo
- AirPlay support for sharing to Apple TV (compatible only with second-generation Apple TV; requires iOS 4.3 or later).
- Transfer your videos to your computer and compatible iOS devices through iTunes.
- Add titles to photos
- Option to add fade-in from black and fade-out to black.
- Numerous enhancements, including trimming in Video Browser, in-use markers, video rotation, and more.
Its well worth it for $4.99
Download iMovie For iPad 2
7. Google Earth For iPad 2
Yes folks you all know what this is, its the ability to view the world from your living room. Google earth for the iPad 2 shows the power of faster iPad 2 with its advanced A5 processor. A graphic heavy Google earth is no problem for the iPad 2 so is really fast to navigate using your fingers. One of the good features of Google Earth is that you can use your two fingers to see mountainous terrains, pretty useful for people who are really in to this stuff.
Google Earth is free so you should definitely get this.
Download Google Earth For iPad 2
Download Google Earth
8. Junaio For iPad 2
This app for the iPad 2 is so awesome that it hasn’t been released yet lol. Then you might ask why did we include it in the top ten list? Well Junaio is most advanced augmented reality browser. What that means is that it brings your surrounding to life.
Check out the video below to know what Junaio does. As soon as it is released we will let you know.
9. Angry Birds HD for iPad 2
This game needs no introduction, with over 200+ million downloads on various platforms and awarded a Guinness World Record, this is one EPIC game! Unless you have been living under a rock for a year you won’t know about it.
Angry birds has a squeal to it called Angry Birds Rio which as the name suggests is related to the movie Rio. I don’t need to talk much about it just go ahead and buy it.
Angry Birds HD & Angry Birds Rio are worth $4.99 and $4.19 respectively and are definitely worth it
Download Angry Birds HD
Download Angry Birds HD
Download Angry Birds Rio HD
Download Angry birds Rio HD
10. i3D For iPad 2
If you are one of those guys who love 3D stuff then this is for you. We have covered i3D app for the iPad 2 extensively before so you can read all about it, just click here.
It is free which is awesome so you should try it out.
Download i3D For iPad 2
There you go folks, those are the Top 10 Super Awesome Apps For iPad 2 In 2011. After getting them do let us know what you think about them and which one was your favorite by commenting below.
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