Apple’s 2021 12.9-inch iPad Pro
Todd Haselton | CNBC
Apple is ready to announce new 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablets in the coming days, based on Bloomberg.
The launch will give Apple an opportunity to get much more new merchandise on retailer cabinets forward of the vacation buying season, following the fall launches of its new iPhone 14, Apple Watches and AirPods Pro.
The December quarter is often Apple’s largest. And it could assist the firm increase its iPad gross sales, which dipped 14% throughout Apple’s final vacation quarter and a pair of% throughout the most up-to-date quarter.
The new iPad will characteristic the M2 chip, which is the latest chip in the present MacBook Air laptop computer, the report mentioned. The improve is the first to Apple’s iPad Pro in a 12 months and a half and it ought to provide a pace increase of 20%, based on the report. But the tablets might not provide many different new options and can reportedly look the identical as present fashions.
Bloomberg mentioned Apple can also be engaged on a new entry-level pill with a USB-C port, which may present sooner charging and faster knowledge transfers, but it surely’s unclear when that may launch.
An Apple spokesperson wasn’t instantly accessible to touch upon the report.