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Those of us who were anticipating the all-new 10.5-inch were into a disappointment. But Apple might unveil bezel-less iPad later this year.
If you are looking for “ Revolutionary ” changes in the new iPad then you have to wait for 10-inch iPad or wait until 2018 for significant upgrades.
All Apple has done with the new device is rename it from 9.7-inch iPad Air 2 to iPad. The tablet specs largely remain as same as iPad Air 2. But bump up the SoC to the A9 chip found in the iPhone 6s lineup.
The new iPad is also thicker at 7.5mm versus the 6.1mm of the Air 2 because of the larger 32.4Wh battery compared to the 27.62Wh on the Air 2. Both the 8MP primary camera and 1.2 MP front-facing camera can record HD videos.
The price of the iPad has also been dropped in comparison to its predecessor. The new iPad model with a 32GB Wi-Fi model starting at $329 (US), and 32GB Wi-Fi and Cellular for $459 (US).
The price for the new iPad in India is Rs 28,900 for the 32GB with Wi-Fi model. The 32GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model priced at Rs. 39,900. The device will be available in three color options – silver, gold, and space gray.
It will be available to order from March 24 from Apple.com in US and more than 20 countries and regions.
The company also mentions that the iPad will arrive in other twenty countries including India, UK and Russia in April.
The hardware may not impressive, but the new price point will certainly impress the buyers.