iPad Pro 2018 Features, Release Date, and Price: Way Smarter Than Your Age-Old Computer

iPad Pro 2018 Features, Release Date, and Price

Apple has introduced the all-new 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models at its much-awaited event. Lashed with top-of-the-line specs; Apple’s 2018 iPad Pro features gorgeous display and looks slimmer than ever before. Moreover, the flagship iPad is designed to break the rules for both age-old PCs and notebooks.

There is a lot to like in the 2018 iPad Pro. If you have loved using the iPads, you’d find the latest iterations more appealing and productive. Should you think of going for a super smart tablet that can help breeze through computing on the move, chances are you may be sold out on the newest iPad.

iPad Pro 11-inch and 12.9-inch Features

Edge-to-Edge LCD “Liquid Retina” Display

The iPad Pro flaunts edge-to-edge “Liquid Retina” display. The display boasts almost a quarter million more pixels than its predecessor.

As expected, there is no Home button. It features iPhone X series-like smooth gestures. So, if you have used the latest iPhones, you will have a seamless experience.

The tablet is 15% thinner and around 25% less overall volume than the predecessor. It sports just 5.9 mm thickness.

Face ID on iPad Pro 2018

The rumor mills had been doing the rounds about the coming of Face ID on the high-end iPad. And guess what? They have proved right once again. The facial recognition technology works as effectively on the tablet as on the iPhones. Moreover, you can use it not just in portrait mode but also in landscape mode.

Superior Camera updates

The front-facing camera (7MP) on the 2018 iPad Pro is powered by True Depth technology. It supports Portrait Mode, Portrait Lighting, and Smart HDR. The 12MP rear camera offers Smart HDR and 4K video at 30 or 60 fps.

New Pencil 2 integration

The iPad Pro features a better way to charge Apple Pencil 2. For a change, the digital pen connects to the tablet magnetically. Furthermore, the Pencil automatically charges while it’s connected to the iPad. It’s priced for $129 and works only with the 2018 iPad Pro.

Smart Keyboard Folio

The Smart Keyboard Folio pairs elegantly with the iPad. With the sleek design and responsive keyboard, it’s a handy asset for the tablet. It’s priced at $179 for 11-inch iPad Pro and $199 for the 12.9-inch iPad Pro model.

Apple Smart Folio case comes at $79 for 11-inch iPad Pro and $99 for the 12.9-inch iPad Pro.

AR Support

One of the biggest highlights of the tablet is the AR support. Powered by the advanced camera, the tablet is primed to take the augmented reality experience to the new level.

The iPad Pro 2018 Battery Life

According to Apple, the new iPads can deliver a full day of battery life. Whether you are a hardcore gamer or a creative mind, you will find the battery life up to the mark.

USB-C charging

The iPad Pro comes with the support for USB-C. Even better, it has got reverse charging capability to let you use a USB-C-to-Lightning cable ito power up your iPhone.

It comes with 18W USB-C power adapter and a 1-meter USB-C charging cable.

Robust Processor

The iPad Pro 2018  is loaded with a robust AX12 Bionic Neural Engine processor with an 8-core CPU. Boasting four performance cores and four efficiency cores, it delivers up to 35% faster single-core performance.

Storage Capacity

The iPad Pro 2018 offer up to 1TB of storage now. The larger storage capacity makes iPad nothing less than a beast. What’s more striking is that not even iMac or MacBook Pro offers this much of monster storage.

iPad Pro 2018 Price

The starting price of the 2018 iPad Pro is $799 and $999 for 11 and 12.9-inch models respectively.

11-inch iPad Pro Price

  • $799 for 64GB Wi-Fi
  • $949 for 64GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $949 for 256GB Wi-Fi
  • $1,099 for 256GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $1,149 for 512GB Wi-Fi
  • $1,299 for 512GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $1,549 for 1TB Wi-Fi
  • $1,699 for 1TB Wi-Fi+Cellular

12.9-inch iPad Pro Price

  • $999 for 64GB Wi-Fi
  • $1,149 for 64GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $1,149 for 256GB Wi-Fi
  • $1,299 for 256GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $1,349 for 512GB Wi-Fi
  • $1,499 for 512GB Wi-Fi+Cellular
  • $1,749 for 1TB Wi-Fi
  • $1,899 for 1TB Wi-Fi+Cellular

iPad Pro 11-inch and 12.9-inch Release Date

The pre-orders for the new iPad Pro have gone live today. And the tablets are ready to ship from November 7, 2018.

That’s pretty much it!

Stay Tuned For More…

Though iPad Pro had always been great, it had never looked so powerful. It does have the quality to be your on-the-move gadget for hassle-free computing and more.

What’s your take on the new iPad Pro? Share your thoughts down below in the comments.

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Jignesh Padhiyar is the co-founder of iGeeksBlog.com, who has a keen eye for news, rumors, and all the unusual stuff around Apple products. During his tight schedule, Jignesh finds some moments of respite to share side-splitting content on social media.

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