Apple iPad Pro (2018) Will Go On Sale In India On November 16

Apple iPad Pro (2018) Will Go On Sale In India On November 16

Apple iPad Pro (2018) Will Go On Sale In India On November 16

by November 13, 2018

Apple’s new tablet- the iPad Pro (2018) will be available for sale in India from November 16 as per a post in Imagine’s Facebook account. Imagine is a reseller of Apple products in India. Imagine is already taking pre-orders of the new iPad Pro in India. However, Apple has not issued an official statement about the release date in India.

At its global launch, Apple had conveyed that the iPad Pro (2018) will be available for sale in US, Canada and parts of Europe from November 7. India was included in the list of regions where the iPad Pro (2018) will be made available for sale later in the year.

However, the offers listed on the “Imagine” Facebook page suggests a launch in India which would be as early as the next few days. The new iPad Pro has been announced last month at the global launch event in New York held by Apple. This event saw the launch announcement of the new MacBook Air, Apple Pencil 2 and Mac Mini as well.

The recent developments, especially on the Imagine Facebook handle have indicated that the iPad Pro will hit the retail stores in India on November 16. While the post regarding the early launch does not specify the time when it will be available, if previous launches are any indication, the tablets would be available from 6 pm on November 16.

The new iPad Pro is available in two variants of sizes – 11-inch and 12.9-inch. The colour options on the tablet include Space Grey and Silver. The variants of the iPad Pro (2018) will be available as an only “Wi-Fi” model or as a “Wi-Fi + Cellular” model.

Apple has enabled users to choose from four storage options of the device. The options include 64GB, 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB. The iPad Pro (2018) comes with a price tag of Rs 71,900. It’s highest storage configuration of 1 TB will come at a price tag of Rs. Rs 1,71,900.

The iPad Pro (2018) can currently be only pre-ordered through Imagine. Offline retailers such as Croma, Reliance Digital, etc. and online stores such as Flipkart are expected to make this available for pre-order anytime soon.

As for its features, the new iPad Pro offers an edge-to-edge Liquid Retina display. It comes with Apple’s custom A12X Bionic chip with greater neural network capabilities. The tablet will feature FaceID, which was first introduced on iPhone X last year.

Users can also enjoy a revamped Apple Pencil that can now magnetically attach itself to the iPad body. The device enables users with more writing options or use of drawing tools. It supports apps from Adobe’s and Autodesk’s product portfolio. Furthermore, the tablet enables users to choose the Smart Keyboard folio with this device. The smart keyboard empowers users with the capacity of a regular keyboard while ensuring that the tablet has ample protection.

As for the camera, both the variants of the Apple iPad Pro (2018) boast of a 12 mega-pixel rear camera and a 7 mega-pixel TrueDepth shooter in the front.

The connectivity options on the iPad Pro (2018) include a type-C USB port, that supports USB 3.1 Gen 2, as well as Gigabit-class LTE. It offers a smart connector for the Smart Keyboard folio.

The second-generation Apple Pencil for the new iPad Pro will be available in India at a price tag of Rs 10,900. The new Smart Keyboard Folio for the new iPad Pro is available in space grey colour option at a price tag of Rs 15,900 for the 11-inch model and Rs 17,900 for the 12.9-inch model respectively.