2011: The year for iPad 2 Posted on March 3, 2011 by Andrew A A small summary of the features of the iPad 2. Faster lighter thinner, FaceTime, iMovie, 3G on AT&T and Verizon and has the same 10-hour battery life. Related Andrew A Computer Science Student turned writer with my first gen iPhone. I write on my 13" MacBook Pro Retina and iPad Air Cellular. Black iPhone 5S is my sidekick.