Apple released its most advanced iPad Pro tablet last night, With A12Z bionic chip, the new iPad Pro will be faster and more powerful than most Windows laptops.
On the evening of March 18, apple just updated its official website and officially launched 2020 iPad pro. After nearly two years, the iPad Pro finally ushered in an update. The new iPad Pro is equipped with a12z bionic chip and dual cameras.
At the fall new product launch in September 2018, Apple released the full screen iPad pro, which is a full screen iPad of apple.
In appearance, the 2020 iPad Pro has no big improvement compared with the 2018 one, and the screen size is the same. It is still galaxy and deep space gray. The new iPad is equipped with 11 inch and 12.9 inch displays, with P3 color gamut support and 120 Hz refresh rate. Overall screen design is still a very modern design today.
A12z chip brings more performance
Last year, apple didn't release a new iPad pro. As a result, the iPad Pro is still in 2018. It also carries a later generation of a12x chip. Among all iPad lineups, it is still the most powerful one. Nearly two years later, the 2020 iPad Pro has finally been updated.
The 2020 iPad Pro uses the new a12z bionic chip. Apple said that the new a12z bionic chip is designed to cope with all kinds of work, and running professional apps is its strength.
Apple officials say it has eight CPU cores and eight GPU cores inside,One GPU core more than the a12x provides stable performance for 4K video clips, 3D design and augmented reality. In addition, apple enhanced the thermal design of the SOC, allowing the processor to run for a longer time under the highest performance, with a nominal endurance of 10 hours.
In terms of connection, iPad Pro has also been enhanced. It supports Wi Fi 6 and cellular model supports Gigabit LTE network access.
Add a new lens
New super wide angle lens
All previous series of iPads were rear mounted single cameras,This is the first time that we can transplant the mature camera system of mobile phone to the new iPad pro.
The new iPad Pro consists of two lenses, one is a wide-angle standard lens, 12 million pixels, f / 1.8 maximum aperture, the other is an ultra wide-angle lens, 10 million pixels, f / 2.4 maximum aperture, both of which support 4K @ 60fps video shooting.
Five microphones are designed on the body
There is also a major upgrade to the rear mirror pack, which brings better radio microphones. The new iPad Pro has five microphones on top of the body to meet professional needs.
New optical radar
The new iPad Pro also includes an optical radar (LiDAR) sensor (next to two cameras), which Apple callsIt can collect in-depth information, and provide relevant data for the arkit of IOS and other applications that need in-depth information, so as to help them achieve richer functions.
Keyboard with touchpad
In the iPad OS 13, apple added support for the mouse, and this time, they introduced accessories that can use relevant features,The new smart keyboard with touch pad and backlight support also make iPad Pro much more productive than before.
The keyboard is also a small stand that allows the iPad pro to float. A usb-c interface is designed on the shaft, which can be used to charge the iPad pro. It will be available in May.
From the price of 6299 yuan
Selling price and time to market
The starting price of 11 inch 128GB iPad Pro is 6229 yuan, and the price of the smart keyboard is 2199 yuan; the price of 12.9 inch 128GB iPad Pro is 7899 yuan, and the price of the smart keyboard is 2699 yuan. At present, the new iPad Pro has opened an appointment abroad, but it still needs to be approved at home.
Summary and purchase suggestions:
This time, the iPad has greatly improved the lens module, which is rarely seen in iPad history. In the past, people would think that taking photos on a tablet is not as convenient as taking photos on a mobile phone, but Apple obviously hopes that iPad Pro will have more possibilities in taking photos.
To be exact, most of Apple's efforts in this update are for AR creation, and more for AR technology.
After the introduction of 2020 iPad pro, the price of the old iPad Pro will definitely be reduced. If you don't have any excessive demand for taking photos with the iPad, just for simple video entertainment, you may want to consider the old iPad pro with better cost performance.