Apple 2018 iPad Pro 11″ and 12.9″ launched with 8-core SoCs

Supports Face ID, launched in October 30, 2018

Apple in an event on October 30, launched its some products and they are Apple iPad Pro and Apple MacBook Air. Apple iPad Pro is launched in two different size variant, one with 11-inches of Display and other with 12.9-inches of Display. Apple iPad pros launched in 2018 is the upgraded version of Apple iPad Pro 10.5-inches and Apple iPad Pro 12.9″ of 2017. In this article we are going through the basic specification.

Apple 2018 iPad Pro 11

Apple iPad Pro 11″ and 12.9″, both the devices comes with Liquid Retina Display that measures the screen resolution of 2388 x 1668 in 11″ of iPad and 2732 x 2048 in 12.9″ of iPad. Apple iPad Pro 11″ and 12.9″ is powered by Octa-core A12X CPU and 7-core A12 GPU. The Chipset equipped in these devices are the Apple’s 8-core SoCs, which is the mixture of 4 high-power Vortex cores and 4 low-power Tempest cores. Apple in the same event claims the 90% faster multi-core performance and 35% faster single-core performance. Both the iPads runs iOS v12.1 as main OS. The processor of iPads is coupled with 64 GB, 256 GB, 512 GB and 1 TB of internal memory.

Noticing the cameras of these iPads, both the devices has the same camera setup in both rear and front. In both iPads, 7 MP of front facing camera is available and is equipped with f/1.8 aperture of lens. Also both the iPads has 12 MP of rear facing camera and is coupled with f/1.8 aperture of lens. Both the devices features Quad-LED flash and Smart HDR. Apples 2018 iPads now supports facial recognition features to unlock the phone more quickly.

This year, Apple Home button in iPads is no longer and also Apple erase the headphone jack. Instead of Home button, Apple introduces full view display. Apple iPads has equal chin of 5.9mm thick in all four sides and finished with rounded corners. Also instead of Headphone Jack, Apple iPads now supports USB-C connector. 11″ of iPad houses 29.37 watt-hours of battery power and that of 12.9″ of iPad houses 36.71 Watt-hour of battery.

Price of 2018 Apple iPads:

One of the both devices supports Wi-Fi only, while other one supports the Wi-Fi + LTE. Also the price of these iPads varies as because of internal memory as well.

Apple iPad 12.9″  1 TB 512 GB 256 GB 64 GB
Wi-Fi only $1549 $1149 $949 $749
Wi-Fi + LTE $1699 $1299 $1099 $949


Apple iPad 11″ 1 TB 512 GB 256 GB 64 GB
Wi-Fi only $1749 $1349 $1149 $999
Wi-Fi + LTE $1899 $1499 $1299 $1149


Apple iPads 2018 Key Specs Highlights

Models Apple iPad 12.9″ Apple iPad 11″
Display: 12.9″ Liquid Retina 11″ Liquid Retina
Resolution: 2388 x 1688 pixels 2732 x 2048 pixels
CPU: Apple A12X
4x Apple Vortex + 4x Apple Tempest
Apple A12X
4x Apple Vortex + 4x Apple Tempest
GPU:  7-Core A12 7-Core A12
OS iOS 12.1 iOS 12.1
Front Camera: 7MP, f/2.2 7MP, f/2.2
Rear Camera: 12MP, f/1.8 12MP, f/1.8
Battery: 36.71 watt-hour 29.37 watt-hour
Connectivity: USB-C, Apple Smart Connector USB-C, Apple Smart Connector
Face ID Yes Yes
Wireless Apple Pencil  Yes Yes