Apple has brought on the market an impressive number of gadgets to choose from. The price of the iPad models begin at $329 and go up to $1,899 and come with different specifications. Here is a list of the iPad models and their capabilities compared.
All of the tablets provide access to the Apple Store and its 1 million apps. At the same time, the gaming experience is enhanced with the help of the unique aluminum unibody and the bright display. All of them feature the latest IOS12, including the Files app and a Dock to create the macOS experience. In addition to this, the operating system will probably be changed this fall with the specially designed iPadOS 13.
iPad 9.7 vs iPad Air vs iPad Pro 12.9
The iPad 9.7-inch is the most affordable gadget of the iPad series, having premium features as well. The device features a 2048 x 1536 retina display, is powered by the A10 processor. It can be purchased in Silver, Gold, or Gray, and it comes in two options of internal storage: one is 32GB, while the other is 128GB. It is an excellent choice for those wishing to try new games or the content developers, given its 10 hours endurance.
iPad Air is $499 and is the perfect blend of the modern features offered by Pro versions and an affordable price tag, among the iPad models. It is a great 2-in-1 gadget, being compatible with Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil. However, the screen is not as big as in iPad Pro, and the chipset is one generation behind the A12 Bionic chip.
iPad Pro 12.9
An impressive option is the 12.9-inch iPad Pro that offers a 2732 x 2048 Liquid Retina display. It is powered by the A12 processor and is a valuable asset when it comes to editing images, being faster than many computers nowadays. The device has a 13+ hours battery life, and you can even add the $199 Smart Keyboard to it.
The Bottom Line
iPad models are excellent devices that you can use for almost anything in the world. However, the budget is a problem for many of us. Accordingly, iPad Air is a better solution than iPad 9.7 and iPad Pro if you’re on a budget. Otherwise, iPad Pro is the best solution.