2021’s iPad Pro Launches with M1 Chip, mini-LED Display & 5G Support

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M1-Powered iPad Pro: Specifications

SpecificationApple iPad Pro 11-inchApple iPad Pro 12.9-inch
ColorsSilver, Space GraySilver, Space Gray
Size & Weight247.6mm x 178.5mm x 5.9mm466g (Wi-Fi)470g (5G)280.6mm x 214.9mm x 6.4mm682g (Wi-Fi)685g (5G)
DisplayLiquid Retina display
11-inch (diagonal) LED-backlit Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology
2388×1668-pixel resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
600 nits max brightness
Supports Apple Pencil (2nd generation)
Liquid Retina XDR display
12.9-inch (diagonal) mini-LED backlit Multi‑Touch display with IPS technology
2732×2048-pixel resolution at 264 pixels per inch (ppi)
600 nits max brightness
1000 nits max full-screen brightness; 1600 nits peak brightness (HDR)
Supports Apple Pencil (2nd generation)
SoCApple M1 chip
8-core CPU with 4 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores
8-core GPU
16-core Neural Engine
Apple M1 chip
8-core CPU with 4 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores
8-core GPU
16-core Neural Engine
RAM & Storage128GB storage + 8GB RAM
256GB storage + 8GB RAM
512GB storage + 8GB RAM
1TB storage + 16GB RAM
2TB storage + 16GB RAM
128GB storage + 8GB RAM
256GB storage + 8GB RAM
512GB storage + 8GB RAM
1TB storage + 16GB RAM
2TB storage + 16GB RAM
Battery & ChargingBuilt-in 28.65 watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery
20W USB-C charging
Built-in 40.88 watt-hour rechargeable lithium-polymer battery
20W USB-C charging
SecurityFaceIDEnabled by TrueDepth camera for facial recognitionUnlockFaceIDEnabled by TrueDepth camera for facial recognitionUnlock
Rear Camera(s)Pro camera system: Wide and Ultra Wide cameras
Wide: 12MP, ƒ/1.8 aperture
Ultra Wide: 10MP, ƒ/2.4 aperture, and 125° field of view
Five‑element lens (Wide and Ultra Wide)
2x optical zoom out, digital zoom up to 5x
Sapphire crystal lens cover
Brighter True Tone flash
Camera features
Panorama (up to 63MP)
Autofocus with Focus Pixels (Wide)
Smart HDR 3
Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction (Ultra Wide)
Advanced red-eye correction
Photo geotagging
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG
Video Recording
4K video recording at 24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps (Wide)
1080p HD video recording at 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
2x optical zoom out
Audio zoom
Brighter True Tone flash
Slo‑mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps
Time‑lapse video with stabilization
Extended dynamic range for video up to 30 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (4K, 1080p, and 720p)
Continuous autofocus video
Playback zoom
Video formats recorded: HEVC and H.264
Stereo recording
Pro camera system: Wide and Ultra Wide cameras
Wide: 12MP, ƒ/1.8 aperture
Ultra Wide: 10MP, ƒ/2.4 aperture, and 125° field of view
Five‑element lens (Wide and Ultra Wide)
2x optical zoom out,
digital zoom up to 5x
Sapphire crystal lens cover
Brighter True Tone flash
Camera features
Panorama (up to 63MP)
Autofocus with Focus Pixels (Wide)
Smart HDR 3
Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction (Ultra Wide)
Advanced red-eye correction
Photo geotagging
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
Image formats captured: HEIF and JPEG
Video Recording
4K video recording at 24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps (Wide)
1080p HD video recording at 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
720p HD video recording at 30 fps
2x optical zoom out
Audio zoom
Brighter True Tone flash
Slo‑mo video support for 1080p at 120 fps or 240 fps
Time‑lapse video with stabilization
Extended dynamic range for video up to 30 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (4K, 1080p, and 720p)
Continuous autofocus video
Playback zoom
Video formats recorded: HEVC and H.264Stereo recording
Front CameraTrueDepth Camera
12MP Ultra Wide camera, 122° field of view
ƒ/2.4 aperture
Retina Flash
Camera features
Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control
Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High‑Key Mono)
Animoji and Memoji
Smart HDR 3
1080p HD video recording at 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
Time‑lapse video with stabilization
Extended dynamic range for video up to 30 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (1080p and 720p)
Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
TrueDepth Camera
12MP Ultra Wide camera, 122° field of view
ƒ/2.4 aperture
Retina Flash
Camera features
Portrait mode with advanced bokeh and Depth Control
Portrait Lighting with six effects (Natural, Studio, Contour, Stage, Stage Mono, High‑Key Mono)
Animoji and Memoji
Smart HDR 3
1080p HD video recording at 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
Time‑lapse video with stabilization
Extended dynamic range for video up to 30 fps
Cinematic video stabilization (1080p and 720p)
Wide color capture for photos and Live Photos
Lens correction
Auto image stabilization
Burst mode
Port(s)USB 4/Thunderbolt port
DisplayPort
Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)
USB 4/Thunderbolt port
DisplayPort
Thunderbolt 3 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 4 (up to 40Gb/s)
USB 3.1 Gen 2 (up to 10Gb/s)
Audio5 microphones
Quad speakers
5 microphones
Quad speakers
ConnectivityAll models
802.11ax Wi-Fi 6; simultaneous dual band (2.4GHz and 5GHz); HT80 with MIMO
Bluetooth 5.0 technology
Digital compass
iBeacon microlocation
5G model (A2301 and A2379)
5G NR (Bands n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79)4
5G NR mmWave (Bands n260, n261)
FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
Data only
Wi-Fi calling
eSIM+ Nano-SIM card tray
All models
802.11ax Wi-Fi 6; simultaneous dual band (2.4GHz and 5GHz); HT80 with MIMO
Bluetooth 5.0 technology
Digital compass
iBeacon microlocation
5G model (A2301 and A2379)
5G NR (Bands n1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79)4
5G NR mmWave (Bands n260, n261)
FDD-LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71)
TD-LTE (Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48)
UMTS/HSPA/HSPA+/DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
Data only
Wi-Fi calling
eSIM+ Nano-SIM card trayBuilt‑in GPS/GNSS
SensorsFace ID
LiDAR Scanner
Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer
Barometer
Ambient light sensor
Face ID
LiDAR Scanner
Three-axis gyro
Accelerometer
Barometer
Ambient light sensor
SoftwareiPadOS 14 iPadOS 14
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