iPad Pro 2021 launched in India and the price, specifications, and release date have finally gone official as the new tablets were launched at Apple’s Spring Loaded event.
iPad Pro 2021 comes in two screen sizes, 11-inch and 12.9-inch. Both the 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2021 models are powered by the mighty M1 chip, bringing the performance of Apple’s flagship tablets in line with the MacBooks that debuted last year.
The tablets are 50 percent faster than the previous iPad Pro models. The iPad Pro 2021 specifications includes Liquid Retina XDR display, 5G, up to 2TB storage, Thunderbolt and USB 4 ports, etc.
iPad Pro 2021 Specifications
Both 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2021 are powered by the Apple M1 silicone and supports 5G networks, coupled with up to 2TB storage. The chip brings a handful of new features, including a “next-generation 16-core Apple Neural engine”, an advanced image signal processor, and over 1,500 times faster graphics performance, per the company.
The 11-inch iPad Pro rocks the standard Liquid Retina display with 2388 x 1688 pixels resolution and maxes out at 600 nits of brightness, the 12.9-inch variant touts an iMac-quality Liquid Retina XDR display.
- 11-inch Liquid Retina Display
- 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR Display
- Multi-touch display with IPS Technology
- Powered by Apple M1 Silicone Chip
- 12MP + 10MP Rear Camera
- 12MP Selfie Camera
- Rear LiDAR Scanner
- Anti-reflective coating
- 264 PPI (Pixels Per Inch)
- 600 nits Max Brightness
- 1600 nits Peak Brightness (HDR)
- 28.65 Wh Battery (11-inch)
- 40.88 Wh Battery (12.9-inch)
- Four Speakers Audio
- Supports Apple Pencil 2nd Generation
- 20W USB-C Power Adapter in-the-box
Apple claims the XDR display bears 2732 x 2048 pixels resolution, 10,000 Mini LEDs in over 2,500 local dimming zones, 1600 nits peak brightness, 1,000 nits of brightness and 1 million-to-one contrast ratio. The battery life on these new iPad Pro 2021 models are said to be up to 10 hours on Wi-Fi models and nine hours on Wi-Fi + Cellular models.
The sensor is backed by a True depth sensor for Face ID and ‘Centre Stage’ feature that pans the camera as you move around and adjust the focal length automatically.
Additionally, you can configure iPad Pro 2021 with up to 16GB of RAM and support the Apple Pencil, the Smart Keyboard Folio, and the Magic Keyboard.
The new tablets also support PS5 and Xbox controllers with haptics, as well as 5G connectivity, Wi-Fi 6, Thunderbolt 3, and USB 4.
Price and Availability of iPad Pro 2021
iPad Pro 11-inch price in India starts at Rs 71,900 for the 128GB storage variant, while 256GB storage option costs at Rs 80,900. The 512GB storage and 1TB storage variants are priced at Rs 98,900 and Rs 1,34,900 respectively. The higher variant with 2TB storage priced at Rs 1,70,900.
The iPad Pro 12.9-inch price starts at Rs 99,900 for 128GB storage variant, while 256GB and 512GB variants costs at Rs 1,08,900 and Rs 1,26,900 respectively. The 1TB and 2TB storage variants are priced at Rs 1,62,900 and Rs 1,98,900 respectively.
|Model||11-inch iPad Pro||12.9-inch iPad Pro|
Both models come in Space Grey and Silver color options, and pre-order will starts from 30th April and sales starting in the second half of May.