Recently Macotakara, citing informed sources shared some details about the new iPad Pro. The authors again reported that Apple plans to deny the new tablets buttons Home and to equip them with the Face ID scanners.
According to sources, updated to 10.5 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro will get the Face ID of the first generation. This means that the scanner can recognize the face of the user only in an upright position. Such a decision seems rather controversial, as many often use the iPad not vertically but horizontally.
But according to reports, the rejection of the Home buttons have a positive impact on the overall size of the new devices. In particular, the 10.5-glucova model should decrease with of 250.6 estimated at 174.1 mm x mm x 6.1 mm to of 247.5 mm x 178,7 mm x 6 mm. In the case of the iPad Pro 12.9 resize will be even more noticeable — 280 mm x 215 mm x 6.4 mm vs 305,7 x 220,6 x 6.9 mm from the current model.
To smaller innovations include the rejection of the headphone Jack. Apparently, kupertinovtsy decided that the extra port will only interfere with the users. The sources of Macotakara noted that included with the iPad Pro would not be adapter with a 3.5 mm to Lightning.
According to earlier rumors and analysts, the announcement of the new iPad Pro without the Home button can be held in the fall. Within the special event where Apple will show their new smartphones, and computers.