With the release of the iPad 2, Apple unveiled the next update of its mobile operating system: IOS 4.3. The Californian company also took the opportunity to unveil new versions of two software iOS’s iLife: iMovie and GarageBand, never failing to raise a few eyebrows.
When the update 4.3 iOS Will it be available?
The iPad 2 will be marketed in the United States next March 11. The same day, the update 4.3 of iOS will be available for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad The update will obviously be free.
What models are compatible with IOS 4.3?
IOS 4.3 is compatible with the iPad first generation, the iPad 2, iPhone 3GS, iPhone, 4 as well as iPod Touch 3G and 4G. The iPhone 3G and 2nd generation iPod are not compatible with this update and the United States, the iPhone 4 Verizon (CDMA) is affected by this update.
The function Wi-Fi router will she reserved the iPhone 4?
Yes, the iPhone only four bear mode “home router” that can share the iPhone 3G with multiple wireless devices This option will not be available on the iPad 3G This is obviously not a hardware limitation, but a simple software.
Adobe Flash technology is supported?
No, Flash support is not on the agenda and Apple did not communicate on the subject.
How does sharing on home iOS?
Once activated the Home Sharing iTunes (Mac or PC) in the “Advanced” menu, go to your device to activate iOS also returning home to share your login ID Apple (iTunes account). You should be able to access the shared libraries on the local network directly from the iPod application, music or videos.
With IOS 4.3, Will it be possible to use the cable for video-mirroring display HD video on an HDTV?
Cable video mirroring Apple plugs into the dock connector of the iPad, iPad 2, iPhone 4 and iPod touch. It can display HD video directly to a compatible display with HDMI. However, when the cable is used with an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, it does not support video mirroring mode and complete it only works with applications specifically compatible with the video output as Photos, Videos etcBut even on the iPad 2, the video is limited to 720p. (On the iPad 2, the video adapter copies the entire display screen of the iPad the external monitor).
With IOS 4.3, all my applications will they work directly with AirPlay?
The new version of IOS allows developers to use AirPlay to transmit a video stream to Apple TV. However, developers must update their applications so that they support this new feature. He will have to wait to update your favorite application.
I already bought iMovie iPhone. Will I have to buy the new version of iMovie?
iMovie iPhone turned into iMovie for IOS. The application remains the same and need not be redeemed. The new version is universal, that is to say it perfectly compatible with the iPhone and the big screen with the iPad. The update to iMovie will be available free to all owners of iMovie for iPhone on 11 March.
The iMovie application is compatible with first generation of the iPad? Will it be possible to transfer projects to iMovie for Mac?
According to the page devoted to iMovie iOS and testimonials press officers, iMovie will not work on the iPad first generation. iMovie iOS is only compatible with iPhone 4, iPod touch and iPad 2. If it is possible to share projects between different devices iOS via iTunes, it is impossible to recover the projects on the Mac version of iMovie.
And about GarageBand?
Unlike iMovie, GarageBand application is exclusively reserved for the iPad. However, it is compatible with both generations of Apple tablet and it is possible to recover the GarageBand projects created iPad directly on their Mac via iTunes. The application iOS is compatible with Mac version.
Is it possible to connect real instruments to the iPad?
By using accessories provided by third party manufacturers like Apogee Jam , sold $ 99, it will be possible to plug a guitar or bass to the iPad. It will check the compatibility of cable GuitarConnect Cable Griffin Technology and IRIG IK Multimedia with GarageBand.