iPad 2 Review Roundup: The Critics Are Head-Over-Heels (PHOTOS)

The iPad 2 debuted on March 2 to great fanfare. Apple revealed several improvements consumers had been demanding since the release of the first iPad. The new tablet is slimmer, it's lighter, it's faster, it's packing two cameras and a few new features--all for the same price as the original.

The iPad 2 hits stores March 11, and reviews have started pouring in.

So what do gadget experts have to say about the new tablet? Does it blow its competition away, or does it keep pace with the pack? And should original iPad owners scrap their old tablet and upgrade immediately? Find out with our roundup of reviews from Engadget, TechCrunch, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal and USA Today.

For a quick and comprehensive overview of the iPad 2's new features, click here.

iPad 2 Review Roundup