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The 32 best apps for your iPad

Even before the iPhone hit the market, the iPad was already in development. According to executives at the time, it could even have appeared in front of the smartphone. Steve Jobs decided against it. The tablet has now been on the market for 11 years and has moved away from the iPhone in many ways. In addition to the extended multitasking functions, the iPad also offers generous app views that should make your work easier. With accessories such as the Apple Pencil or the Magic Keyboard, the difference compared to the smartphone becomes clear again.

Developers customize apps for the iPad

In the early days of the iPad, developers used minimal effort to get apps from iPhone to tablet. Often one only scaled the size, so that hardly any advantages were evident. It looks different now. The teams offer universal apps, but these are each adapted to the conditions of the devices. For iPad users, this means that they can see significantly more tools in graphics applications, while other apps come up with additional functions or sidebars.

As a further improvement, Apple also introduced the option of using many iPad apps on the Mac. However, this only works if you are using a Mac with Apple's M1 chip and the developers allow it to be used.

In order to get even more out of your iPad, you should therefore install some “basic apps”. We have put some together for you. The selection ranges from word processing and streaming services to complex graphics or drawing apps. This should by no means be a fixed selection. We therefore recommend several options for different areas of application that have proven to be reliable in our everyday life.

Which apps do you think shouldn't be missing on any iPad? Let us know in the comments.

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