Apple iPad (2017) with 9.7 inch Retina display and Touch ID announced

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While the iPad Air was quite well known for its 9.7-inch variant with a very slim frame, Apple has now refreshed the model and the price for the Apple iPad (2017).

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Apple has announced the launch of the Apple iPad (2017), which is technically the successor of the iPad Air 2 but skips the Air naming convention. The device has the same 9.7-inch Retina display and has a Touch ID fingerprint sensor embedded in the Home button.

The Apple iPad (2017) is powered by the A9 chip with the M9 co-processor and is available in 32 GB and 128 GB storage variants. The device is equipped with an 8 MP rear facing camera and a front facing 1.2 MP HD camera. The tablet has a 32.4 Wh battery which is said to offer 10 hours’ power.

Apple iPad (2017) specs:

  • 9.7 inch display
  • 2048 x 1536 pixels resolution
  • A9 processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 32/128 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 2 MP front facing camera
  • iOS 10
  • 4G LTE (optional)
  • 32.4 Wh battery

Apple iPad (2017) Price and Availability:

The Apple iPad would be available in Wi-Fi only and Wi-Fi + Cellular variants. The pricing starts at $329 for the 32 GB Wi-Fi only variant. In India, the device is expected to be launched in April priced at Rs. 28900 for the 32 GB Wi-Fi only variant and Rs. 39900 for the 32 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular variant.