Apple Unveils iPad Pro and iPad Air 2024: Bigger Screens, More Power, and New Designs

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New Delhi: Apple has significantly updated its iPad lineup, introducing larger displays and enhanced storage capacities for the iPad Pro 2024 and iPad Air 2024 models. The new iPads now feature a 13-inch screen option, with storage capabilities expanded up to a massive 2TB. The iPad Pro series welcomes the new M4 chipset, promising a surge in performance, while the iPad Air is upgraded with the efficient M2 silicon.

Pricing and Availability in India
The iPad Air 6 is competitively priced, starting at ₹59,900 for the 11-inch Wi-Fi model equipped with 128GB of storage. For those seeking cellular capabilities, the price ascends to ₹79,900. The larger 13-inch variant is priced at ₹74,900 for Wi-Fi only and ₹94,900 for Wi-Fi + cellular models. The iPad Air 6 is set to hit the Indian market on May 15.

The iPad Pro 2024 begins at ₹99,900 for the 11-inch model featuring an OLED display and 256GB of storage. The 13-inch model, boasting a larger screen and the same storage, is available starting at ₹1,29,900.

Enhanced Features and Specifications
The iPad Air 6 now offers both 11-inch and 13-inch screen sizes, continuing the legacy of the Liquid Retina display. The device has been enhanced with the M2 silicon, which includes a Neural engine for advanced on-device AI processing.

Photography on the iPad Air 6 sees improvements with a 12MP wide-angle camera at the rear and a 12MP ultra-wide-angle camera at the front. The device supports USB-C charging, with the adapter included. Biometric security is ensured with the familiar Touch ID feature.

The iPad Pro 2024 receives substantial upgrades, maintaining its 11-inch and 13-inch model options. It is powered by the new M4 silicon, with storage options reaching up to 2TB. The display is an OLED panel with a 120Hz ProMotion refresh rate for smooth visuals. The front houses a 12MP ultra-wide TrueDepth camera enabling Face ID, and the rear is equipped with a 12MP wide sensor complemented by a LiDAR scanner for enhanced AR experiences. The new iPad Pro 2024 is also compatible with the newly introduced Apple Pencil Pro, further expanding its versatility and user interaction.

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These updates position the new iPad models as a significant leap forward for Apple’s tablet range, offering users more screen real estate, power, and innovative features that cater to both professional and personal use.