Apple unveiled there iPad Pro in two new sizes 10.5 inch model with slimmer bezels and a light 1 pound metal body and a refined 12.9-inch powerhouse. iPad Pro feature’s the world’s most advanced display with ProMotion technology and incredible performance with the new A10X Fusion chip which has an impressive 600 nit peek brightness and HDR support. The most amazing feature of the screen is probably the 120Hz native refresh rate of the new screens with 20ms latency when using the Apple Pencil. The panels support variable refresh rate, so you can enjoy fluent motion when needed and then save energy when viewing slower-moving or static content.
The A10X Fusion chip has six CPU cores and another twelve GPU ones. Apple says that adds up to 30% in CPU and 40% in GPU performance, respectively, over the previous chip generation. The new iPads hold great promise in the camera department as they are using the same camera the iPhone 7. That means a 12MP sensor and a f/1.8 lens, complete with OIS and a 7MP FaceTime HD camera at the front. The device has 10 Hours battery life with fast charging. The device also promises fast power transfer with USB 3 which facilitates rapid data transfers.
And as for the software iPad pro will have iOS 11 which comes with several new features that only the new iPads will get to enjoy. There is now drag and drop support and multi-window apps can finally be freely repositioned in the UI and snapped into place. The new customizable Dock provides quick access to frequently used apps and documents from any screen. App switcher has a new multi window trick as well. It can save the relative position of your snapped apps so you can return to the same arrangement later.
Other great features of the ios are that it will include a full sized keyboard, Multi-select, as well as use of Apple’s new Files app.These feature will also make its way to iphone in time. The new 10.5-inch iPad Pro comes in silver, space gray, gold and rose gold and starts at $649 (US) for the 64GB with Wi-Fi model and $779 (US) for the 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model. The 12.9-inch iPad Pro is available in silver, space gray and gold and starts at $799 (US) for the 64GB Wi-Fi model and $929 (US) for the 64GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model.