Apple iMac 2021, iPad Pro, AirTag, iPhone 12 purple color & Apple TV 4K have been launched globally. The new iPad Pro powered by Apple M1 SoC, features the Mini-LED Display and includes 5G connectivity support. It comes in two color option – Silver & Space Grey.
Apple iMac 2021 is equipped with an Apple M1 chipset and 4.5K resolution Retina display. The base model of the Apple iMac 2021 comes in four colour options – Blue, Green, Red, Silver whereas the other two higher-end variants are available in Yellow, Orange, and Purple.
Apple iMac 2021 Specification
Apple iMac 2021 comes with a 24-inches 4.5K (4480×2520 pixels) resolution Retina display with Apple’s True Tone tech, P3 wide colour gamut, 500 nits peak brightness, and a low reflectivity coating. This time it features a distraction-free muted colour on the front, and a brighter hue on the back. Under the hood, It is powered by Apple’s M1 chipset which is capable to deliver up to 85 per cent faster CPU performance than older 21.5-inch models, up to 2x faster GPU performance, and up to 3x faster machine learning performance. the base model paired with up to 16GB of unified memory, 1TB of SSD storage while the high-end models offer up to 2TB SSD storage.
In terms of connectivity, the base model of iMac supports Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Bluetooth v5, and two Thunderbolt/ or USB 4 ports. On the other hand, the high end has three USB 3 ports in addition. Other features include supports up to a 6K display, 1080p webcam, 3-microphone, and Dolby Atmos support. Lastly, The all-in-one (AIO) PC is also more compact, at just 11.5mm thick.
Along with the launch of the 24-inch iMac, the Cupertino giant also launches three new Magic Keyboard models – a colour-matching Magic Keyboard which has new keys for Spotlight, Dictation, Do Not Disturb, and emoji. The second one comes with the same design, but also features a wireless Touch ID. And finally, The third one also has the same new key design but including a Numpad. Additionally, New colour-matching versions of the Magic Mouse and Magic Trackpad were also introduced.
Apple iPad Pro 2021 Specification
Apple iPad Pro models comes in two screen sizes – 11-inch and 12.9-inch. The 11-inch model features a 11-inch FHD+ (2388×1668 pixels) resolution Liquid Retina display with ProMotion, True Tone, and P3 wide color support. On the other hand, The 12.9-inch model has a QHD (2732×2048 pixels) resolution Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED display with over 10,000 LEDs, ProMotion, True Tone, P3 wide color support and 1,600 of nits peak brightness. Both the variants supports HDR and Dolby Vision support.
Under the hood, It is powered by the Apple M1 SoCand paired with up to 16GB RAM + 2TB storage models. It has 4 storage options – 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB storage. In terms of optics, The new iPad Pro has a dual rear camera setup that includes a 12-megapixel (primary) sensor with f/1.8 aperture + 10-megapixel (ultra-wide) lens with f/2.4 aperture and 125-degree field of view) along with a LiDAR scanner. On the front, There is an 12-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide-angle lens (122-degree field of view, f/2.4 aperture) selfie shooter. For connectivity, It has 5G, Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), Bluetooth v5, and Thunderbolt port. Keep in mind, The eSIM card support are only available for the cellular models.
Coming to the dimensions, The 11-inch iPad Pro measures in at 247.6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm thickness and weighs up to 470 grams, while the 12.9-inch model weighs up to 685 grams and measures in at 280.6 x 214.9 x 6.4 mm. Other feature includes four-speaker setup, five studio quality microphones, Magic Keyboard support, second-generation Apple Pencil support, 20W USB Type-C power adapter and more.
AirTag and iPhone 12 purple color
AirTag trackers are powered by Apple’s U1 chip that allows the latest iPhone 12 models to get directions to their precise location. The users only need to frequently misplaced items such as keys, wallets, etc., and located using the Find My app on iOS devices. The NFC enabled devices like Android & IOS are also capable to read AirTags, If a person finds a lost AirTag then they can bring their NFC-enabled device next to the tracker to find out information about its owner. Additional features includes Siri support, battery life of 12 months, IP67 rating for dust and water resistance.
Further, The Cupertino giant also introduced a purple colour option in the Apple iPhone 12. In terms of specification, The handset features similar specs and pricing as the previously launched iPhone 12.
Apple TV 4K specification
The Apple TV 2021 comes with numerous upgrades over its predecessor such as support for high-frame-rate HDR content, colour balance feature, and powered by Apple’s A12 Bionic processor. The Cupertino giant said it is working with content providers globally to make more content available.
The new Apple TV 4K also comes with a brand new Siri Remote which include features like a touch-enabled clickpad, an outer-ring that can now read circular motions to seek along a video timeline, a new power button which controls the TV set, and the movement of the Siri button to the side.
It can be purchased separately and also compatible with the last generation Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD models. The company claims that It is made from 100 percent recycled aluminium.
Apple iMac 2021, iPad Pro, AirTag, iPhone 12 purple color & Apple TV 4K Price & Availability
Apple iMac 24-Inch with 8-core CPU, 7-core GPU, and 256GB storage is priced at Rs. 1,19,900. On the other hand, The 8-core CPU, 8-core GPU, 256GB storage with Touch ID-enabled Magic Keyboards model carries a price tag of Rs.1,39,900 and 512GB storage is priced at Rs. 1,59,000 in India.
the 11-inch iPad Pro starts at Rs. 71,900 for the 128GB Wi-Fi model, and Rs. 85,900 for the 128GB Wi-Fi + Cellular model. The 12.9-inch iPad Pro starts at Rs. 99,900 for the 128GB Wi-Fi model and Rs. 1,13,900 for the Wi-Fi + Cellular model. It will go up for pre-order from 30th April. AirTags price in India starts at Rs. 3,190 for a single unit and Rs. 10,900 for a four-pack. Pre-bookings will be open from April 23 and the sale begins April 30.
The Apple TV 4K is priced at $179 (around Rs. 13,500) for the 32GB storage variant, and $199 (around Rs. 15,000) for the 64GB model. In India, it starts at Rs. 18,900 and goes up to Rs. 20,900. Coming to the pricing of the new Siri Remote, It is priced at Rs. 5,800. AppleCare+ will also be available for the first time for the lineup, with the new Apple TV 4K that costs Rs. 2,900. It will go up for pre-orders from April 30.