Specifically, he said:

“Steve Jobs actually gave it to me, a little bit early. Yeah, it was cool. I got it directly from him.”

Last time the two met publicly was at the “Silicon Valley Summit” in February where Jobs sat next to Obama (picture below). That was about a month before iPad 2 rolled out to the public.

Hopefully, Obama was able to hide it from Eric Schmidt & Co.

via Cult of Mac