Apple pencil 1st generation is compatible with the 12 9 inch ipad pro 1st and 2nd generation 10 5 inch ipad pro 9 7 inch ipad pro ipad 6th 7th and 8th generation ipad air 3rd generation and ipad mini 5th generation. Among the two new ipads the ipad 8th generation and the ipad air 4th generation the second one is far more exciting.
The new budget ipad also known as ipad 10 2 inch and ipad 8th gen is now rocking the a12 bionic chip which we first saw on the iphone xs series.
Ipad 8th gen colors. Besides the new design apple also brought some new colors to the ipad air lineup. The new apple ipad 8th gen comes with a gorgeous 10 2 inch retina display a powerful a12 bionic chip apple pencil support and much more. However design tweaks could cause your existing case to block relocated components like the microphone.
The 10 5 inch ipad pro is currently the only ipad that comes in rose gold which means if you want the latest color option you ll want to pick it. The ipad weighs only 1 08 pounds 490 grams for the wi fi. Cases that fit the 10 2 inch ipad 2019 should fit the new ipad 8th generation.
You can choose between 32gb 64gb and 128gb storage variants in both wi fi and cellular configurations. Ipad will be available beginning friday september 18 with a starting price of 329 us for the wi fi model and 459 us for the wi fi cellular model and comes in silver space gray and gold finishes in 32gb and 128gb. Design the ipad 8th generation largely carries over the design from previous models and comes in space gray silver or gold finishes.
The 8th gen ipad comes in three colors silver space grey and gold. That said the 2018 ipad s gold hue is also fairly coppery rose so you can still get a reddish ipad hue if you want. Silver space gray rose gold green and sky blue.
There s also the exclusivity factor to weigh. The older model came in silver space gray and gold only. The air will come in five colors.
There are two apple pencil models. If you use an earlier 9 7 inch ipad model your case will not fit the new eighth generation model. According to apple this ipad s cpu is 40 faster and it s capable of twice the graphics performance over the 2019 ipad.
This makes it quite the great pick for everybody who s after the best tablet performance on a budget.