adeelarshad82 writes: As anticipated Apple has officially announced iPad 2. The new iPad will carry the new A5 chip, dual processor, two cameras as well as a built-in gyroscope. iPad 2 is 33% thinner than the previous iPad, from 13.4 mm to 8.8mm thick, and weighs only 1.3 pounds. Moreover iPad 2 will be available in two colors, black and white. Apple has kept the prices the same and will be shipping iPad 2 starting March 1st.