When the market has iPad 1st generation, for him there was a negligible number of applications. In this regard, Apple iPhone-enabled applications to use on the tablet. When you start it grew and took horrific "pixelated" form ...
With the release of the iPhone 4 and Retina-applications, the situation is not imzenilas: startup programs and games work in 320x480 mode (Standard Definition iPhone first three generations). Of course, there were tweaks like RetinaPad, who ran the application on the iPad is 640 × 960 (Resolution iPhone 4/4S), but this required Jailbreak.
With the advent of The new iPad can not be nervous at the sight of pixels - now run iPhone applications on the tablet in high resolution and look much more worthy.
Currently, modes of single and double its work in New iPad in the Retina-mode, and from this application vyglyadat much better. This was reported by forum members TouchArcade.
They tested it on the sample application, NBA Jam.
"Version iRhone screen iRad 1st generation looked just awful at rabotale on« Retinapad »graphics were good. But now, the screen of the new iRad it looks even more fantastic.And this is without Retinapad! »
Also tested was a game Cut the Rope.
In the picture you can see the difference. In addition, it should be noted that already exists iPad-native version of the game. But for the demonstration was chosen application made for the iPhone. If you look at the version of Cut the Rope for The new iPad, you will notice that it looks even better!And this despite the fact that the application Cut the Rope HD has been updated to support the Retina-screen!