Following the release of iOS in September Apple introduced the functions Slide Over and Split View , which together with picture-in-picture give users the ability to interact with multiple applications simultaneously on the iPad.
In the case of Slide Over , which has a sidebar for quick action on supported apps, the functionality is compatible with iPad Mini 2, iPad Mini 3, iPad Mini 4, iPad Air, iPad Air 2 and iPad Pro.
As for Split View, which provides users with the split-screen supports Mini iPad 4, iPad Air 2 and iPad Pro.
So, there are many iPad models that are not compatible with the wonderful iOS multitasking. But thanks to a little trick you can activate the Split View function on any iPad model.
How to enable Split View on any iPad
By dividing the screen into two parts iPad Split View functionality provides the option to open two applications to perform different actions at the same time. And it's really useful: take a look at social networks while chatting with your partner, playing a video while surfing the web, ordering food at home while you play ...
To enable Split View on an unsupported iPad follow these steps:
1. Install Jailbreak iOS 9 in your iPad (if necessary).
2. Open Cydia.
3. Find the Medusa tweak for iPad.
4. Install the tweak on your iPad.
5. Restart your device.
6. Slide your finger from the right side to the left to activate Slide Over.
7. Drag the divider both applications at the center to activate Split View.
You can learn more about Split View Slide Over and functions in this comprehensive guide to iOS multitasking on the iPad.