Apple just introduced the new iPad at its education event in Chicago. As rumored, these are slightly cheaper and are capable of using the Apple Pencil . Among its features, we find a renewed iPad (2017) with very correct specifications. As for its screen, the one chosen is 9,7″ .
The new iPad from 9,7″ is capable of being used with the Apple Pencil , similar to the iPad Pro. Apple says it has the same tilt and pressure as its big brother, the iPad Pro.
Apple is emphasizing the potential of the iPad in the education sector, particularly in collaboration . The Apple Pencil and dedicated applications offer a very positive experience in its educational (but also professional) use.
With the launch of this new iPad, iWork is updated, i.e. we have new versions of Pages, Numbers and Keynote that support the Apple Pencil .
Among its specifications, it has a weight of only 450 grams, TouchID, HD FaceTime camera, 10 hours of battery life, 9.7-inch screen. 8 megapixel camera, LTE option, A10 Fusion chip, GPS and compass.
This affordable iPad has enough power to take augmented reality to another level. Apple keeps saying that it is the cheapest iPad they have launched, in addition to showing news about augmented reality on the iPad.
New iPad 2018
The price will be 349 euros and 331 euros for the education sector. It can be ordered from today on the App Store and will be shipped within 24 to 48 hours from today.
Appel has also launched a new third-party pencil, from Logitech, priced at about $49 . In addition to a new keyboard from the same brand for a price of $99.
As we have been commenting (live and on the go), Apple is going to update several of its applications, where they have been improved to work with the Apple Pencil and the new iPad 2018.
What do you think of this new iPad? Will you buy it?