At 10 a.m. local time, March 27, USA (23 p.m. on March 27th, Beijing time), Apple organized an educational event at the Lane Tech College Preparatory Middle School in Chicago to formally launch the new iPad and a Logitech stylus used with the new iPad. .
The appearance of the new iPad is basically the same as the existing version, just a certain upgrade on the configuration, with a 9.7-inch display, A10 fusion chip, 8-megapixel rear camera, HD Facetime front camera, 10 hours battery life, LTE module, support GPS and compass, also supports Apple Pencil's iWork, Pages, Numbers, Keynote and other new applications.
The most amazing thing is that the new iPad also adds AR functionality. With the addition of this feature, users can not only create e-books directly on the iPad, but also can use AR augmented reality to demonstrate all kinds of educational software, dynamic presentation more stereoscopic and intuitive, entertaining and learning, so that learning can also become No longer boring.
Interestingly, the new iPad launched this time, Apple has given different prices for ordinary consumers and teachers and students. Ordinary consumers sell for 329 US dollars (approximately 2,076 yuan), and students or teachers only need 299 US dollars (approximately 1,887 yuan). At the same time, the new iPad also provides 200G free iCloud space for the school.
In addition, Apple also introduced a Logitech stylus for use with the new iPad, priced at US$49.