Apple iPad Pro First Look Review & Pictures: Apple still stands at the top in this world of tablets. And now it had given the world the iPad Pro which has a companion Smart Keyboard with it. To broaden its appeal to consumers, Apple have to innovate it further. The remarkable IPad Pro is the most capable and biggest tablet ever produced yet. But can it be successful in replacing both your tablet, laptop and becoming the sole computing device at home? Let us check the reviews on the IPad Pro.
DESIGN: IPad Pro features the same design as the iPad Air 2 but IPad pro is considerably bigger than iPad Air 2. But we are not quite shock by its size because we’ve seen our fair share of over-sized tablets before. The size of the device is what gives it a much-needed real estate and makes it worthy of a ‘PRO’ in its name. If we are mentioning about the size then let us just compare it with two devices which serves the same purpose as the all new IPad pro- Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Samsung Galaxy NotePRO 12.2. Comparing with these two devices Apple is offering both lighter and thinner device even though the screen size is bigger. The built of the tablet is the usual look of the Apple IPad’s. It shares the solid build quality and premium design which the IPad line is known for.
The increase in the screen size gives the iPad feel akin to a laptop screen just without the permanent keyboard. Consumers will have to spend some extra bucks to add the smart keyboard. The new tablet has two changes that is worth noticing, first, there are now four speakers two above the display and two below it. Second is the new three pin connector that make up its Smart Connector which helps to connect the iPad Pro to the optional Smart Keyboard. Talking about the smart keyboard, the keys are just the same as the MacBook keyboard, but not as same as the company’s laptop line-up. The thickness of the Smart Keyboard is 4mm. The base of the keyboard is very hard and you can rest it on your lap. The keys are covered by a fabric that is soft and textured to touch.
DISPLAY: The screen size of the IPad is as large as two iPad Air 2 screens, it has a display of 12.9 inches which is bigger than an A4 sheet paper which is protected by Scratch-resistant glass and oleophobic coating. The resolution of the iPad pro is 2732 x 2048 pixels which is more than iPad Air 2 (2048 x 1536). It makes everything more sharply while writing reports, watching movies or sketching with Apple Pencil. It measures 305.7mm x 220.6mm across the face. The weight of the phone is 65 % heavier than iPad Air 2 and weighs 723g, whereas the thickness of the IPad is 6.9 mm. Inspite of the size it is not fat, it is 0.27 inch which is just 0.03 inch thicker than the iPad Air 2.
OTHER INFORMATIONS: It comes with a new A9X chip which can perform any task and has the power to burn. The operating system of iPad pro is iOS 9, which can be upgradable to iOS 9.2 and the processor of the tablet is Dual-core 2.26 GHz Twister. The storage had two options of the internal storage that is 32/128 GB and RAM is of 4 GB. The sensor of the tablet consist of accelerometer, barometer, gyro, fingerprint and compass. The rear camera of the tablet is 8 MP, f/2.4, 31mm, autofocus and the front facing camera is 1.2 MP, 720p@30fps, face detection, HDR. Connectivity options of the tablet are WI-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot, GPS, USB v3.0, reversible connector and Bluetooth v4.0, A2DP, EDR. Colours available are Space Grey, Silver, and Gold. It also features Non-removable Li-Ion 10,307 mAh battery.
The whole package consist of:
1. IPad Pro
2. Wall charger
3.Getting started guide
4. Lightning cable