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On Tuesday, September 14, Apple announces its latest premium gadgets During the company’s “California Streaming” event. New iphone 13 The lineup graced the event—stay tuned, as those devices become available for pre-order on Friday.
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Apple also debuted new ipadhandjob IPAD MINI And apple watch—Series 7. You can pre-order the new iPad and iPad mini today starting at $329. Here’s what we know about them so far, plus links to place your order today.
The latest iPad (9th generation) improves on the bulk by taking advantage of iPadOS 15 and a new A13 Bionic chip. Previous (8th gen) model. According to Apple, the A13 chip makes for 20% faster CPU, GPU and Neural Engine tasks.
Apple also claims that the new iPad is three times faster than the best-selling Chromebook (though the company didn’t specify which), and six times faster than the best-selling Android tablet, while iPadOS 15 enables faster multi-tasking and easier note-taking.
The new iPad’s cameras have also been improved: the front camera now supports 12MP ultra-wide photography and has inherited center stage capabilities from the iPad Pro. The A13 chip works in conjunction with an improved camera and an updated image processor to offer better image capturing capabilities than any previous iPad.
The new 10.2-inch iPad is available in Space Gray or Silver, with options for cellular models starting at $329.
For fans of the iPad mini, Apple claims that the Mighty-Mouse device has received its biggest update yet. A new enclosure, made from 100% recycled aluminum, shows off an 8.3-inch “all screen” design designed to minimize bezels and maximize screen coverage. Liquid Retina displays have low reflectivity and brightness up to 500 nits.
The Mini has also received wholesale improvements to its components. Apple also showcased an improved Neural Engine supporting downloads of up to 3.5Gbps, a 40% better CPU, an 80% better GPU, and a new stereo speaker system in landscape mode.
The cameras have naturally been improved as well. Like the iPad, the Mini is getting 12MP rear and front cameras with center stage support and a bigger aperture with better pixel sensors.
The iPad Mini is available for pre-order today for $499 in Purple, Pink, Starlight or Space Grey.
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