Along with the new MacBook Air and Mac mini, Apple also announced the long-awaited iPad Pro with Face ID. Tablets are fundamentally different from all other versions of iPad. In terms of hull shape and screen, and a number of other parameters. For example, the new iPad Pro is the first Apple mobile devices have received USB-C.
The new Apple tablet is available in two versions – with a screen diagonal of 11 and 12.9 inches. While the 11-inch model has the same dimensions as the 10.5-inch version of the iPad Pro. A device with a 12.9-inch display looks noticeably smaller predecessor with the same diagonal.
In fact, Apple managed to reduce the size of their new tablets by eliminating the Home button. She replaced the scanner Face ID and system gestures. Moreover, in contrast to smartphones to the new iPad Pro face scanner works at any orientation – both vertical and horizontal.
As for the filling, the basis for the iPad Pro with Face ID was the Bionic A12X processor that includes 8 cores, 7-core GPU block and a block for problems of artificial intelligence Neural Engine. According to representatives of Apple, thanks to the new chip iPad Pro was 35% better performance in single-core mode and 90% in multi-core. It is noteworthy that increased the power of the graphics subsystem. It has increased almost twice and is now roughly comparable to the performance of the game console Xbox One S.
As mentioned above, the new iPad Pro Apple decided to abandon the use of the Lightning connector and replace it with a universal USB port. Thanks to this solution users can now connect to the tablet variety of devices – from the iPhone to the camera and even external monitors. Moreover, the resolution of the latter can reach 5K.
Along with the tablet, the cupertinos have also shown and updated stylus pen for Apple Pencil, which is now attached to the iPad Pro with a magnetic fastening and is charging wirelessly.
Buy an iPad Pro with Face ID will be 7 November. In Russia the prices for a novelty will start from $ 65 990 rubles. For this price, the users can purchase the tablet alone with 64 GB of internal memory. The top version of iPad Pro with 12.9-inch screen drive 1 TB will cost 153 990 rubles.
Apple Pencil of the second generation is likely to appear on sale simultaneously with the new tablet. In the Russian Apple Online Store the price is 10 790 rubles.