Much has been said about the iPad 2’s sleek form factor, the added cameras and the new magnet case. But did you know it’s also a great cord cutting device? Check out this week’s episode of Cord Cutters to learn more:
|Previously on Cord Cutters:|
|Our Apple TV review|
|A First Look at MLB & NBA on Apple TV|
|How to Optimize Your Netflix Streaming|
|Is Hulu Plus Enough to Replace Cable?|
|Our Take on Amazon Prime Instant Videos|
|Browse the show archive for a complete list of episodes, and subscribe to the Cord Cutters podcast RSS feed so you don’t miss any future episode.|
Show notes for this episode:
- The iPad 2 retails at $499 and up. Check Apple.com for detailed specs and prices.
- The HDMI adapter mentioned in this episode costs $39. Our friends at The Apple Blog have called its HD mirroring functionality the iPad 2’s killer feature.
- Learn more about the lack of app support for Airplay in our story AirPlay Is Coming to Apps, Except the Ones You Use
- For our complete iPad 2 coverage, check out our iPad topic page.
Did you buy an iPad 2, and are you using it as a cable TV replacement? Then let us know what you think about the device in the comments, and feel free to share any tips and tricks you’ve come across. You can also get in touch with us on Twitter (@cordcutters) or email us at cordcutters @ gigaom.com.