During today's presentation, Apple made an unexpected announcement and introduced the new iPad.
According to Apple's vice president Greg Josviac, thisfirst 7th generation iPad. The tablet is equipped with a 10.2-inch Retina display and A10 Fusion processor, there is support for a smart keyboard. The company says that for the first time, the iPad case is made of 100% recyclable aluminum. The novelty will cost $ 329.
In addition, Apple has changed the iPadOS andDemonstrated new methods for launching multiple applications simultaneously. Developers have added support for USB-drives, and SD-cards. Another new feature is the ability to instantly import photos into Adobe Lightroom, without having to open the Photos application.
Files has also been redesigned: Apple made it easy to navigate and control various elements. Also new keyboard shortcuts appeared and Safari was updated - now the browser automatically displays tablet versions of different sites.
In general, iPadOS should make a series of tabletsmore independent of the iPhone and significantly improve performance. Craig Federigi, Apple's senior vice president of software development said:
“IPadOS delivers awesome features, including a new home screen with widgets, more powerful multitasking and new tools that make using Apple Pencil even more natural.”