But is it just for consumers? Or is it a useful business device enriched by a great range of apps? Opinion remains divided.
UK fans will have to wait until later this month to get their hands on the device. The iPad’s UK pricing is also being kept under wraps.
We take a look back at some of the big news around the iPad since its announcement in January.
Apple iPad to sell 10 million, says analyst
UK Apple fans wait extra month for iPad launch
Apple iPad: Is it a business tool?
Apple talks iPad price with UK mobile networks
Apple iPhone hacker promises iPad jailbreak
Apple buys iPad trademark from Fujitsu
Amazon releases Apple iPad app details
IPad developer kit disappoints
Bill Gates responds to Apple iPad