» Tip Us Hey you, we are hiring! Join us if you are an author, developer or designer!

Apple iPad 8th-gen with A12 Bionic and iPadOS 14 launched

15 September 2020 0

Apple at its “Time flies” event held on September 15 launched new iPad models. These are the new iPad 8th-gen iPad and a newly designed iPad Air.

The main highlight of the new iPad 8th-gen that Apple is touting, is the A12 Bionic chip that is faster enough to better performance. It features a 10.2-inch Retina display. Apple also highlights that the GPU is now 2x faster. The iPad can offer 10 hours of battery life.


The new iPad 8th-gen features a 10.2-inch Retina display. Apple touts the new A12 Bionic chip delivers a 40 percent faster CPU and twice the graphics capability. Apple claims, its new iPad 8th-gen model is up to three times faster than the top-selling Android tablet and up to six times faster than the top-selling Chromebook.

Just like the newly launched iPad Air, the new iPad 8th-generation is also going to get the power of new iPadOS 14 and all of its features. From Multi-Touch display capability to some interesting note-taking abilities using Apple Pencil, the new iPad 8th-gen is going to get all. The new iPad 8th-generation has Touch ID for faster unlocking and Apple claims it comes with an "advanced" camera.

Price and availability

The new iPad 8th-gen model is available to order starting today on apple.com and in the Apple Store app in more than 25 countries and regions, including the US. The Wi-Fi model costs $329 and the Wi-Fi+ Cellular model is priced at $459. It comes in silver, space gray, and gold finishes and in 32GB and 128GB storage configurations. Also, Apple iPad 8th-gen pricing for education for institutions starts at $299. Education pricing for individuals is available for $309.

Apple Pencil will be available for purchase separately for $99 and the Smart Keyboard comes at $159.


0

comments

Apple iPad 8th-gen with A12 Bionic and iPadOS 14 launched
Write a comment...

Apple AirTags is now tipped to come in two sizes

MagSafe wireless charger for iPhone 12 also works with few Android phones

iOS 14.1, iPadOS 14.1, HomePod 14.1 stable builds released

Xbox app with remote play now live for iPhone and iPad users