Apple iPad Pro 12.9 in Detail
Apple iPad Pro – Epic in Every Way
Offering the most immersive experience to buyers Apple has ensured to keep the iPad Pro ‘huge’ and we mean in every way. Starting with a 12.9” Retina display to the doubled CPU performance than its predecessor iPad Air 2 and the best multi-touch technology, it is not just large in size, but a canvas designed to bring out your biggest ideas to life. iPad Pro with 5.6 million pixels has the highest resolution display than any other iOS device. The large screen allows your creative ideas to be displayed with greater clarity. This means everything from editing 4K videos to designing presentations has become easier and much more engaging. Your interaction with the Apple iPad Pro has been enhanced with the re-engineered multi-touch system.
Other impressive attributes of the Apple iPad Pro include- Four Speaker Audio for a rich listening experience, fully portable smart keyboard, innovative new interface for two-way exchange of data & power, Apple Pencil that is sensitive to both tilt and pressure, and iSight & FaceTime HD Cameras. Launched in January 2016, the iPad Pro is available in three versions- 32GB WiFi, 128 GB iPad Pro with just WiFi and the 128GB WiFi Plus Cellular connectivity model.
Don’t be deceived by the huge size though as your iPad Pro is still thin, light and a delight to use!
Exploring the Design and Display
Apple has retained its standard iPad design with the familiar buttons and ports placed right at the expected locations. Front-facing camera is placed at the top with the home button with TouchID being placed at the bottom. The expansive 12.9-inch Retina display screen has an aspect ratio of 4:3 with a relatively thicker top and bottom bezels that make the iPad Pro look particularly tall. Apple’s iPad Pro measures 12x8.68-inches with a thickness of 0.27-inches. The device weighs 713 grams and feels extremely balanced owing to the strong unibody enclosure.
The sides of the tablet feature a power button and 3.5mm port along with two out of four speakers at the top edge. Other two speakers and Lightning port is located at the bottom edge. The volume buttons are located at the right side while the left side is relatively empty with just the Smart Connector for Smart Keyboard and accessories. There is nothing much significant or changed at the back of the tablet.
Analyzing the Specifications and Software
Incorporating a highly intuitive interface with a third-generation chip A9X, the iPad Pro is capable of delivering ultimate CPU performance, allowing more & more apps to run together effortlessly. All the improved features including Spotlight search and Siri warrant an enhanced user experience. As for the specs, Apple iPad Pro comes with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, iOS 9, and 38.5Wh battery for prolonged power backup.
Since, most of us use our tablets for both work and entertainment Apple iPad Pro shines on the entertainment part as well. Having the power to run any game, allowing you to multi-task with utmost ease and playing the music at the highest sound quality along with ensuring that the large screen does full justice to your content, iPad Pro emerges as a performer in fulfilling your day to day needs.
Do More than Ever with the Multiple Built-in Apps
Along with a diverse array of built‑in apps, the Apple App Store contains numerous other apps designed just for iPad, allowing you to do more every single day. Turn your fingerprint into to a password with the Touch ID technology, ensuring that your personal data, iTunes and App Store is always secure.
Fast Wireless Connectivity of the iPad Pro
With seamless Wi-Fi and mobile network connectivity, the iPad Pro from Apple allows you to browse the web or download files along with sharing documents. For those who travel a lot this device comes with an Apple SIM and short-term data plans so that you can always stay connected. There is no doubt to the fact that the iPad Pro has been designed with excellence and allows you to carry multiple tasks at the same time with increased efficiency. The price is slightly on the higher side as compared to iPad Air but that is justified by the style and performance of this elegant tablet.
Technical Specifications of Apple iPad Pro 12.9 Inch:
|Colour Options||Silver, Gold, Space gray|
|Connectivity Type||WiFi, WiFi + Cellular|
|Storge Capacity||32GB, 128GB & 256GB|
|SIM Size||Nano SIM option available on iPad Pro with WiFi + Cellular models only|
|SIM Type||Single SIM, GSM (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|Size||305.7 x 220.6 x 6.9 mm|
|Weight||713 g (WiFi), 723 g (WiFi + Cellular)|
|Resolution||2732 x 2048p resolution at 264 ppi|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch display with IPS technology, LED Backlit Wide Screen, Fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, Fully laminated display, Anti-reflective coating|
|A9X 64-bit processor with M9 motion coprocessor|
|Primary Camera||8 MP iSight camera|
|Secondary Camera||1.2 MP photos, 720p videos, FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi or cellular, Face detection, Backside illumination|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Audio Jack||3.5 mm|
|Navigation Technology||Mobile data, A-GPS and GLONASS (WiFi + Cellular only), Digital compass, iBeacon micro-location (common with both models)|
|Wi-Fi||Yes, Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz), MIMO|
|EDGE||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|GPRS||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|3G||Yes (WiFi + Cellular only)|
|USB Connectivity||Yes (Lightning Connector)|
|Phone Book Memory||Yes|
|Sensors||Touch ID, Three-axis gyro, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, Barometer|
|Important Apps||AirDrop, AirPlay, Control Centre, Family Sharing, iCloud Drive, Multitasking, Notiﬁcation Centre, QuickType keyboard, Spotlight Search, Camera, Photos, Messages, FaceTime, Mail, Music, Safari, Maps, Calendar, iTunes Store, App Store, Notes, Contacts, iBooks, Game Center, Reminders, Clock, Videos, Newsstand, Photo Booth, Podcasts, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, iMovie, GarageBand, iTunes U, Find My iPhone, Find My Friends, Remote|