In a shock transfer, Apple has launched iPad Air (2020) pre-orders and confirmed the pill’s October 23rd launch date.
Although we knew the brand new 10.5-inch iPad Air was dropping at the end of October, it was unclear till now when pre-orders would launch or when it might launch.
The brand new pill options an iPad Professional-like design that’s accessible in 5 colors: ‘Silver,’ ‘Area Gray,’ ‘Rose Gold,’ ‘Inexperienced,’ and ‘Sky Blue.’
Although the brand new iPad Air shares a number of options with the iPad Professional (2020), together with a USB-C port, 2nd-generation Apple Pencil help, a show with P3 vast color help and an anti-reflective coating, it’s additionally distinctive in a number of methods past its vibrant design.
For instance, it’s Apple’s first pill to characteristic its A14 Bionic chip, and it features a fingerprint sensor embedded in its energy button as a substitute of Contact ID or Face ID. That stated, it doesn’t embody the iPad Professional’s 120Hz ‘ProMotion’ show or LiDAR sensor, regardless of coming outfitted with a extra highly effective processor than Apple’s highest-end pill.
MobileSyrup may have extra on the iPad Air within the coming days.