Apple has launched a new iPad Air and a new iPad Mini.
The two new models feature a 10.5-inch display and 7.9-inch display, respectively, and offer Wi-Fi or Wi-Fi+Cellular connectivity.
Colour options are silver, space grey, or gold.
“The all-new iPad Air in an ultra-thin 10.5-inch design, offering the latest innovations including Apple Pencil support and high-end performance at a breakthrough price,” said Apple.
This is thanks to the device’s A12 Bionic chip with Apple’s Neural Engine.
The new 7.9-inch iPad Mini is a “major upgrade for iPad Mini fans who love a compact, ultra-portable design packed with the latest technology”, added Apple. It also features the company’s A12 Bionic chip.
The pricing of the new iPads is as follows:
- iPad Air 64GB – $499
- iPad Air 256GB – $649
- iPad Mini 64GB – $399
- iPad Mini 256GB – $549
Wi-Fi + Cellular Models
- iPad Air 64GB – $629
- iPad Air 256GB – $779
- iPad Mini 64GB – $529
- iPad Mini 256GB – $679
|Specifications||iPad Air||iPad Mini|
|OS||iOS 12||iOS 12|
|Display||10.5-inch LED (2,224 x 1,668)||7.9-inch LED (2,048 x 1,536)|
|Processor||A12 Bionic 64-bit||A12 Bionic 64-bit|
|Main Camera||8MP f/2.4||8MP f/2.4|
|Front Camera||7MP f/2.2||7MP f/2.2|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0||Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0|
|Battery||30.2 watt-hour||19.1 watt-hour|
|Biometrics||Touch ID||Touch ID|
|Dimensions||250.6 x 174.1 x 6.1 mm (456g)||203.2 x 134.8 x 6.1 mm (300g)|
|Ports||Lightning, Nano-SIM, 3,5mm jack, Smart Connector||Lightning, Nano-SIM, 3,5mm jack|