Closing its first product-oriented 2021 event, Apple unveiled the new iPad Pro model. And with one surprise: they are equipped with M1 processors, the same used in the latest versions of MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac Mini and. Newly announced iMac. In addition, the larger model has a mini-LED screen and compatibility with 5G networks. Prices in Brazil start at R $ 10,799.
Just by the fact that Apple Silicon is now present in the iPad Pro, the device already gets a much bigger upgrade than last year’s model, as it is 50% faster than the A12Z Bionic present in the last generation of the tablet. Is, also guarantees 40% more. Performance on GPU. The Apple M1 allowed internal capacity to increase by 2 TB (compared to 1 TB of the previous model), and the USB-C port is now a Thunderbolt with support for USB 4, much higher data transfer speeds (up to 40 GB) Provides / s).
Among the announced innovations shared between all models of the new iPad Pro are still 5G, dual rear camera with LiDAR sensor for applications in augmented reality, and a 12MP ultra-angular front camera with a one called “center stage” The ceremony wins “, to frame your face and always leave it in the center of the image in a photo and video call when you’re on the move. It’s a simple trick, but an interesting one, especially since someone from hardware engineering Not used – it’s all from the iPad’s own camera software.
For this year, Apple has chosen to make the 12.9-inch iPad Pro slightly better than the 11-inch model. Getting Started with the Screen: While the smaller model retains the previous generation’s Retina display, the larger one received a liquid retina XDR panel with mini-LED technology, which ensures greater contrast and color gamut. The mini-LED has 10,000 lights, against just 72 LEDs on other iPads, and the maximum brightness can vary between 1,000 nits (standard) and 1,600 nits. Two iPad Pro keep True Tone, supporting P3 and promotion color gamut, for a refresh rate of 120 Hz.
Pricing and availability
The new iPad Pro will go on sale in the USA on April 30, with delivery in the second half of May. The 11-inch version starts at $ 799 (R $ 4,440), while the larger 12.9-inch model starts at $ 1,099 (R $ 6,110).
Despite not announcing the launch date, the prices are already visible Site da Apple Brasil. The 11-inch iPad Pro is priced from R $ 10,799 (Wi-Fi) and R $ 12,799 (Wi-Fi + Cellular). The 12.9-inch iPad Pro starts at R $ 14,799 (Wi-Fi) and R $ 16,799 (Wi-Fi + Salary).
Now, whoever wants the most expensive version of them will need to invest a lot of money. The 11-inch with Wi-Fi + cellular and 2 TB of internal storage costs $ 26 thousand. The 12.9-inch model costs R $ 30 thousand in the same specification.