Last year, Apple released three new iPads: a pair of pro models and iPad 9.7in. The 9.7-inches iPad was a massive success and now Apple users are anticipating its upgraded version. Rumors have already started to portray a big picture of the upcoming Apple’s device. In order to know what the new iPad Pro 2 will have in its basket to offer consumers, we have to patiently wait for its official launch event. However, if you’re curious to know its speculations at the moment, here’s a quick glance – only for you – at what we know about Apple iPad Pro 2.
New iPad Pro 2 Preview
2017 was a productive year for Apple tablets. The latest models of iPad Pro were announced last year in June at WWDC 2017. So, it’s reasonable to anticipate more announcements at WWDC 2018. The latest reports suggest the iPad Pro 2 release date may fall in the second quarter of 2018.
No special design innovation is expected from the new iPad Pro 2. Apple has not substantially innovated its premium Pro tablets, so what can you expect from a budget tablet? Nonetheless, what is expected much from this refreshed version of iPad 9.7in is a laminated screen. Apart from this, the device is expected to ditch the Home button and opt for an edge-to-edge screen, swapping Touch ID with Face ID.
Let’s move ahead in our new iPad Pro 2 preview with its price and specifications. The 10.5-inch iPad Pro comes with a starting price of £619 for the 64GB with WiFi model and £749 for the 64GB WiFi + Cellular model. On the other hand, the 12.9in iPad Pro starts at £769 for the 64GB WiFi model and £899 for the 64GB WiFi + Cellular model.
Tech Specs and New Features
iPad Pro models typically incorporate a revamped version of the processor in the earlier iPhone. Given that the iPhone 8 and iPhone X both include the A11 Bionic processor, so we’d anticipate that the new iPad Pro 2 to boast a bit tuned-up A11X Bionic.
After topping out at 128GB of storage in 2017, the new iPad Pro 2 may come with a 256GB of storage. Regarding the front-facing camera, the Pro models feature 7MP selfie cameras, so the new device may get a bump to 5MP.
So, this was all you need to know about the new iPad Pro 2 for now. An influx of image renders, leaks, and speculations will come as we get closer to its launch. So, hold on tight!
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