Apple officially introduced the new iPad Air at today's press conference. The machine adopts a frame design similar to the iPad Pro, and can use the smart keyboard and Apple Pencil 2nd generation Apple introduced for the iPad Pro.
This year iPad Air will launch 5 colors, including rose gold, green, sky blue and other new colors. It is also equipped with a larger 10.9-inch Liquid Retina screen with a resolution of 2360×1640 and 3.8 million pixels. In addition, it is equipped with a number of new technologies, including full-screen design, P3 wide color gamut, original color display, and anti-reflective coating, providing excellent Visual experience.
Touch ID will be built into the top button of the iPad Air. This is Apple’s first attempt to add a Touch ID sensor in such a small area. Apple emphasizes that the iPad Air’s Touch ID can still be used through a sapphire glass lens and a new generation of sensors. Provide the same fast, convenient and safe identification technology. Allows you to unlock the device, log in to your account, or use Apple Pay through fingerprint recognition, while maintaining the full-screen design of the device.
iPad Air will be the first Apple device equipped with the A14 bionic chip. The A14 is also the first product in the industry to adopt a 5-nanometer process. The chip contains 11.8 billion transistors, which is an increase of nearly 40% compared to the 7-nanometer chip. It is more eye-catching in terms of energy saving and color performance.
The A14 bionic chip has a 40% faster CPU, bringing 30% faster graphics processing, and through a new generation of neural network engine, the machine learning speed can be 70% faster.
iPad Air and iPad Pro will also be equipped with USB-C connectors, allowing you to quickly connect cameras, displays, and more peripheral devices. It also has Wi-Fi 6 and LTE with a speed increase of up to 60%.
The price of the new generation iPad Air will start from $599.