Apple has launched the new iPad 2018 in India with Apple pencil support for only Rs 28000. It is one of the cheapest iPad launched in India that is sold by Apple currently. What makes it more special is the Apple pencil support. It is available offline through Apple stores as yet but is expected to be available online sooner.
The new Apple iPad comes with Apple A10 fusion chip which is one of the most powerful mobile chips in the market right now. Apple seems to go with a different pricing strategy this year starting with the new iPad. In India we generally find Apple to launch products at a premium, but the new iPad is priced very aggressively at Rs 28000. It is probably the best tablet you can buy now at this price. The new iPad though the most powerful tablet can beat most tablets with ease in this price range.
Apple pencil is a creator’s love and a great tool for designers and creators. Most users may not find much use of the Apple pencil, creators will certainly welcome the tool. It an excellent piece of hardware that can help you get the precision design and drawing on a tablet. You can carry your work around on the iPad and showcase your masterpiece on the go.
iPad pro has already become a first choice device for designers, artists, and creators. Bringing the same functionality at a lower end iPad can be the way for new and young creators to embrace the tool.
Apple iPad 2018 Specs, Price and Availability
The new Apple iPad 2018 is a very powerful device with the latest of Apple A10 fusion chip and 2GB of RAM.
- Powered by the powerful Apple A10 fusion chip with M10 coprocessor
- The display is 9.7-inch Retina Display with a resolution of 2048×1536 and a pixel density of 264 ppi
- Touch ID
- A cellular+WiFi model is also available
- You can get a 32GB/128GB variant of both WiFi and Cellular version
- The camera is an 8MP sensor with f/2.4 with live photos support
- Dual-band WiFi (2.4GHz and 5GHz) supported
- The battery is a 32.4-watt-hour cell
- You get iOS 11 out of the box
- Some productive apps like Pages, Numbers, GarageBand, iTunes U, Keynote, iMovie, and Clips are pre-installed on the new iPad
On paper, this is a very powerful tablet that can give a tough time for any Android or Windows tablet. It is really exciting seeing Apple finally getting Price sensitive in the Indian market. For the price with latest features and Apple pencil support, this is one of the best deals. We can highly recommend the new iPad as iPads are still the best tablets around. Furthermore, the latest iPad is the cheapest even from the iPad mini. You cannot get wrong with this iPad for this price. Go and get one as early as possible from any Apple store around you.
Let me know in the comments your thoughts on the new iPad and whether you are getting one?