Apple introduced a new iPad, which looks like the previous generation of the device, but it received a larger – 10.2-inch – Retina-display (IPS-screen with a resolution of 2160 × 1620 pixels). It is also equipped with an A10 Fusion chip, which the company claims is twice as fast as processors for the “best-selling” PCs (but not as powerful as the second-generation iPad Pro).
The tablet received a smart connector for connecting a full keyboard. The device is also equipped with a main 8-megapixel camera (ƒ / 2.4) with support for panoramic shooting up to 43 megapixels, video in 1080p format and 720p slow-motion video at 120 frames / s, LTE module, it is compatible with the first generation Apple Pencil. The capacity of the internal memory is 32 or 128 GB. There are stereo speakers, the resolution of the FaceTime camera is 720p.
The cost of the iPad 2019 will be $ 329. Pre-orders will begin to be accepted today, it will be possible to get a tablet at the end of the month. It will be sold in three colors – silver, space gray and gold.
Tim Cook emphasized that for the first time the iPad is made from fully recycled aluminum.