At the education event in Chicago, Apple has introduced their all new 9.7 Inch iPad in late last month. The newly announced iPad is the sixth generation of the iPad. Fortunately, the new 9.7 Inch iPad is now available for purchase in India. In Indian market, the new iPad is carrying a price tag of Rs. 28,000.
The new generation iPads packs with a bunch of advanced specifications. The 6th generation iPad sports a 9.7 Inch display. The new iPad now supports Apple Pencil just like Samsung’s Note series smartphones.
The new iPad is launched with a number of different variants. The basic model with 32GB Wi-Fi is priced at Rs. 28,000. 32GB Wi-Fi+Cellular model is priced at Rs. 38,600. On the other hand, the 128GB Wi-Fi variant is priced at Rs. 35,700 while the 28GB Wi-Fi+cellular variant is available for Rs 46,300.
As far as the specifications of this phone are concerned, the new iPad sports a 9.7-inch Retina display with 264 ppi. It is powered by the A10 Fusion fourth-generation chip with 64-bit architecture and M10 coprocessor embedded. The new generation iPad is designed to be compatible with Augmented Reality. You can make the most of AR features and compatible apps through this new iPads.
Apple’s AppStore has got numerous AR powered apps for education, reading, learning, productivity etc. You will be able to explore all these apps with a new functionality on the new generation iPads. Thanks to its AR compatibility.
The new iPads runs on an iOS 11 operating system and it will regularly get updates from Apple. The new iOS brings a variety of features to your device. It comes with a new Dock section which lets you explore the right apps quickly from the device. It supports multi-touch, drag and drops and a variety of other advanced functions on the go.
On of the most talked addition in the iPads is its advanced Pencil called Apple Pencil. This is the first device from Apple to come with Apple Pencil at the present time. Earlier, Apple iPads Pro was supporting Apple Pencil. You can purchase this Apple Pencil additional by paying Rs. 7,600. You will make the most of your iPads using this new Apple Pencil like handwritten notes, sketching, drawing, and more.
On the camera front, the new generation iPads comes with a five-element 8-megapixel rear camera with f/2.4 aperture. The rear camera supports Live Photos, auto-focus and can record 1080p HD videos. Interestingly, users can also record slo-mo videos through iPad at 720p resolution at 120 fps.
The new iPads offers 10 hours of battery backup while surfing the web through WiFi connection, watching videos and listening to music.
If we talk about additional accessories, Apple is offering a variety of covers for this new generation iPad. You can purchase the covers for Rs 3,400. Available color options for covers are charcoal grey, midnight blue, red, white and pink sand.