Written byMudit Dube ·
Apple's recently launched iPad Pro is now available for pre-orders in India.
The all-new tablet, set to go on sale in India starting November 16, can be pre-booked online via Unicorn Store or offline via Maple Store.
It comes in 11-inch and 12.9-inch sizes and will be available in the country at a starting price of Rs. 71,900.
Here's everything to know.
The all-new iPad Pro features an iPhone X-inspired design with rounded corners, slimmer bezels, and a thin 5.99mm chassis made from 100% recycled aluminum.
The 11-inch model gets a 2388x1668-pixel resolution while the larger 12.9-inch variant has a 2732x2048-pixel resolution.
Notably, both the models sport a Liquid Retina LCD display with support for True Tone and ProMotion technology, 600-nits brightness, and 120Hz refresh rate.
The revamped iPad Pro gets a 12MP (f/1.8) rear camera with up to 5x digital zoom, Smart HDR, and quad-LED True Tone flash.
The primary camera supports 4K video recording at 30/60fps and slow-motion video recording for 1080p at 120fps and 720p at 240fps.
Up front, there's 7MP (f/2.2) TrueDepth camera which comes with features such as Portrait mode, Portrait Lighting, Animoji, and Memoji.
The 2018 iPad Pro runs on an A12X Bionic chipset with 64-bit architecture, paired with a dedicated Neural Engine and Embedded M12 coprocessor.
The latest iPad Pro comes with 4GB RAM on models with 64GB, 256GB and 512GB internal storage whereas the 1TB storage variant packs a 6GB RAM.
Notably, both 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pros offer up to 10 hours of battery life.
The new iPad Pro supports dual-band Wi‑Fi 802.11 with MIMO support, Bluetooth 5.0, Gigabit-class LTE, dual-SIM support (Nano + eSIM), Assisted GPS, GLONASS, Digital compass, and USB Type-C (no headphone jack).
It comes with Face ID (works in both landscape and portrait mode), gyroscope, Accelerometer, Barometer, and Ambient light sensor.
Moreover, the latest Apple tablet packs four speakers, a magnetic connector and smart connector.
Along the new iPad Pro, Apple has also introduced a redesigned Apple Pencil and a Smart Keyboard Folio.
The new Apple Pencil, sporting a matte finish and seamless design, now supports double tap gestures. It can also magnetically attach to the iPad Pro and charge wirelessly.
Further, the new Smart Keyboard Folio offers a full-size keyboard, two viewing angles, and protection for the tablet.
The 11-inch iPad Pro (Wi-Fi only) starts at Rs. 71,900 whereas the Wi-Fi + Cellular variant starts at Rs. 85,900.
The 12.9-inch model (Wi-Fi only) starts at Rs. 89,900 while its Wi-Fi + Cellular variant starts at Rs. 1,03,900.
Further, the second-generation Apple Pencil costs Rs. 10,990 and the Smart Keyboard Folio costs Rs. 15,900 (11-inch) and Rs. 17,900 (12.9-inch) in India.
The 2018 iPad Pro will go on sale in India starting November 16 via all Apple authorized resellers. In terms of launch offers, Maple and Unicorn are offering upto 5% cashback on EMI via CITI and Axis Bank credit cards and no-cost EMI options.
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