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Apple launches new iPad Pro with M1 processor (3 photos + video)


In accordance with previously outlined plansApple today announced the launch of the next generation iPad Pro. Similar to the previously presented MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops, major improvements have been made to the technical stuffing of the device and got the hardware part running on the M1 processor.

Developers of the updated iPad Pro tabletannounced at the Spring Loaded event a significant increase in device performance, allowing it to bring the gadget to the desktop level. So it was announced about 1500 times the increase in graphics performance. The battery life of the iPad Pro has also improved significantly: up to 10 hours for models with Wi-Fi and up to nine hours for models with Wi-Fi and Cellular.


The next generation of tablets gets 12.9 inchesThe Liquid Retina XDR display is powered by Mini-LED technology, delivering 1,000 nits brightness with a maximum brightness of 1,600 nits and a 1,000,000: 1 contrast ratio. The iPad Pro also supports Thunderbolt 3 and USB4, and offers 5G connectivity up to 4Gbps. Support for eSIM has been implemented.


Front camera iPad Pro TrueDepth getssensor with a resolution of 12 megapixels with a viewing angle of 122 degrees. At the same time, using the Center Stage function allows you to fix the user in the center of the frame during a conversation in the video format. When other people appear in the frame, the camera will automatically correct the image.

The main camera of the tablet works in conjunction withLiDAR sensor that improves the speed and accuracy of autofocus. Using the power of the digital signal processor and the Neural Engine in the M1 chip also leads to a significant increase in the quality of shooting and use in the Smart HDR 3 tablet.

The updated iPad Pro is compatible with suchaccessories like Apple Pencil, Smart Keyboard Folio and Magic Keyboard. According to the developers, the body of the tablet is made of completely recycled aluminum. The market will bring models with a screen diagonal of 11 or 12.9 inches, and the amount of internal memory in options of 128 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB, 1 TB or 2 TB. The amount of RAM is up to 16 GB.


Pre-orders for an updated modelApple iPad Pro will be available starting April 30. The younger model with an 11-inch screen in the modification with Wi-Fi is priced at $ 799, for the model with Wi-Fi and 5G the price will increase to $ 999. The 12.9-inch models start at $ 1099 for Wi-Fi and $ 1299 for Wi-Fi and 5G.