Results of the Apple presentation - presents new iPad Pro, MacBook Air and Mac mini
Every Apple presentation look forward to even those users who prefer the products of other companies. After all, Apple has traditionally creates trends that have not yet one year determine the further development of the industry. And, although this time have been presented not iPhone, the presentation of the results pleasantly surprised. iPad Pro please enlarged screen in a compact design, MacBook Air - its displays and Mac mini computers first became sufficient for the problems of professionals.
At the presentation in New York, Apple has introduced a number of new products, including the iPad Pro new generation. More details about the tablet was described in the article Cherlin Lowe (Cherlynn Low) on engadget.com resource pages.
The new iPad Pro
presence and magnetic mount for Apple Pencil, similar to that known users of Samsung devices. Screens - Liquid Retina LCD, displays similar iPhone XR, characterized by support for True Tone and a wide range of colors.
iPad Pro Displays become more - they are now 11-inch. At the same time, thanks to the Face ID, the plates are small enough. New iPad Pro extremely thin - only 5, 9 millimeters in thickness. Presented is also a version with a 12, 9-inch screen. Considered tablets are equipped with ports USB-C.
iPad Pro software is similar to that found on the iPhone, in particular, this is evident in regard to navigation. Users will be able to enjoy high productivity thanks to an eight chips A12X Bionic, as well as the 7-core GPU, which, as noted by Apple's, 1,000 times faster than before.
During the presentation, the company has used Photoshop and augmented reality applications from Adobe, called Project Aero, to show how to create a new iPad Pro content augmented reality. Due to the ports USB-C new iPad Pro will not only be compatible with a variety of peripheral devices, but also can be used to charge your iPhone.
Among the accessories - the new keyboard Smart Keyboard Folio. Deliveries of new products will begin with the November 7, 2018. LTE support will be implemented in both the size of the model. Minimal storage capacity - 64 gigabytes. The price of the standard model starts at 799 USD (65 990 rubles for the version with support for Wi-Fi or 77,990 rubles per tablet supports Wi-Fi and cellular connections), 12-inch - from $ 999 US (price model with support for Wi- Fi starts at 81,990 rubles, and Wi-Fi and cellular connections - from 93 990 rubles). Apple Pencil will cost not less than 10 790 rubles. Price of polyurethane Smart Folio, offered in several colors, will begin: to 7490 rubles for the 11-inch iPad Pro and 8490 rubles - for the model with a display diagonal of which is 12, 9 inches. Prices and configuration of new products have already been considered in more detail.
MacBook Air for the first time equipped with Retina Display
The most important feature of the new MacBook Air was the Retina Display. Giant aluminum frame is in the past, and the screen and the remaining 13, 3-inch. Complete resolution of the display - 2560 x 1600 pixels. Slot for SD-cards, seem absent. But supported Thunderbolt ports 3, which will increase the data rate.
Provided and Touch ID, which has become one of the most exciting additions to the Mac configuration over the past years. Touch Bar is absent and many users consider it good news, says Nathan Ingraham (Nathan Ingraham), considering the novelty pages engadget.com resource.
Touch ID sensor includes a new T2 chip to support a "Hey, Siri". T2 also interacts with the SSD, supporting the "data encryption on the fly" for the entire disc contents. Apple notes that the result of the new approach is more secure boot process and a safer drive. New keyboard mechanism is already known to users recently introduced MacBook Pro models, which means - the keyboard will be quieter.
Pleased and components that have found application in the new product. First of all - Intel Core i5 processor is the eighth generation, the perfect complement to which the steel 1, 5-terabyte drive and 16 gigabytes of RAM. Energy in the battery, as in the previous Air, will be enough for 12 hours of playback and 13 hours of video from iTunes.
Since steel frame thinner, computer size decreased by 17%. As the material of the housing used Apple new aluminum alloy in which 100% of aluminum applied - recycled. Like other Apple's recent innovations, MacBook Air will be offered to consumers in gray, silver and gold colors.
All of these improvements have resulted in an increase in the price MacBook Air, which now starts with 1119 USD or 104 990 rubles, as noted above. We are talking about a basic model with a processor Core i5, 8GB of RAM and a 128-gigabyte built-in storage. Deliveries will begin on 7 November.
Performance Mac mini has increased
Although the design of the new Mac mini was familiar, its accessories have become much more impressive. At a minimum, the new product uses a quad-core Intel eighth generation, designed for desktop computers. Is provided and an optional version with six-core processor. Maximum volume: RAM - 64 gigabytes, storage - 2 terabytes. Thus, computing performance has increased (a maximum of) five times, and graphics performance - up to 60%.
There are also four Thunderbolt port 3, two-port USB-A, HDMI, audio and Ethernet (including the option supporting up to 10 gigabits per second), said John Fingas (Jon Fingas) on engadget resource pages. com.
This increased performance is, of course, affects the price of the computer. Initial configuration, assuming 3, 6-GHz processor Core i3, 8GB of RAM and a 128-gigabyte solid-state drive is worth 799 US dollars or 68 990 rubles, as reported in the context of a more detailed examination of the characteristics of new items. Deliveries of the new Mac mini will begin November 7, 2018. Version with 3-gigahertz six-core processor and 256-gigabyte SSD - 1099 for US dollars or 93 990 rubles. Earlier rumors indicated that Apple is preparing a Mac mini for professionals and they were correct.
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