During the event, Apple also announced its new latest iPad with 10.2-inch Retina Display, Apple Pencil support, A10 Fusion chip, Touch ID, WiFi and LTE version with Gigabit.
The Apple new iPad is the company’s 7th generation and it comes with a larger display. It is also the successor to the Apple iPad with 9.7″ screen at $329 which was launched in March 2018.
Believe it, the company’s new iPad is the first ever iPad that is available for 60% of its buyers. Well, the successor comes with a bunch of improved features.
Apple iPad (2019) Specs
*. Display: 10.2-inch (2160 x 1620pixels) Retina display with 500 nits brightness, 264 PPI
*. Processor: A10 Fusion chip with 64-bit architecture and M10 motion co-processor
*. Storage: 32GB/128GB variants
*. OS: iOS 13
– Back camera: 8-megapixels camera with f/2.4 aperture, 5P lens, Hybrid IR filter
– Front camera: 1.2MP front-facing camera with f/2.2 aperture, Retina Flash
*. Network and connectivity: 4G LTE (optional), Wi‑Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz); HT80 with MIMO, Bluetooth 4.2
*. Dimensions: 250.6 x 174.1 x 7.5mm
*. Weight: 483g (WiFi) / 493g (4G)
*. Battery: 32.4-watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery capacity
The new seventh-generation Apple iPad with 10.2-inch (2160 x 1620pixels) Retina display with 500 nits brightness, 264 PPI, Touch ID below the display, along with the premium 100 percent recycled aluminum finish.
As expected, it is available in two major variant, there is the WiFi and WiFi + Cellular variants. Although, other models are the silver, space gray and gold color finishes in 32GB and 128GB configurations.
Other important features are the full-sized Smart Keyboard, Touch ID, Smart connector, Apple Pencil support, A10 Fusion chip, advanced cameras and sensors.
With the Smart connector, you can easily pair Apple’s Smart Keyboard and can be fold into a tablet. It runs on iPadOS, with better multitasking, SD card access in the Files app, and the new enhanced video editor in the Photos app.
With the iPadOS, you are greeted with a redesigned Home screen that shows more apps on each page and the Today View can now be added, allowing quick access to widgets for quick information including news headlines, weather and calendar events.
The LTE version has Gigabit-class LTE connectivity. Like it predecessor, it supports Apple Pencil which is completely integrated into the iPad experience.
And the starting price is $459 for the Wi-Fi+cellular model. You can order the new Apple iPad in the US and 25 other countries and will be available from September 30.