Watch live updates from the Apple iPad 2 launch in San Francisco.

The Apple iPad 2 will launch this evening at 6pm, with simultaneous events in the UK and US. PC Advisor will have reporters at both, and you can read an up to date report on the Apple iPad 2 launch here.

Our colleagues at will be live-blogging the event from San Francisco, and you can read their live updates below from just before 6pm tonight.