With iPadOS 16.2 and expanded monitor support, the tablet can be used as the basis for a truly working desktop.
In addition to the iPad, the author used various stands, 27-inch Alogic Clarity UHD 4k monitor, Marshall Action III BT speaker, keyboard and other peripherals. He noted that there was a major problem the tablet encountered when outputting video to an external display. The reason lies in the fact that by default the iPad transmits sound to the monitor, even if it does not have built-in speakers. The only way to change the audio source is to use a Bluetooth headset or speaker.