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Apple iPad Pro 2021: M1 chip, 5G, Mini LED XDR display, and Everything else you need to know

The Apple iPad is unquestionably one of the best tablets you can buy. In fact, there are very few Android tablets that even come close to the iPad Pro. Despite the global decline in demand for tablets, different varieties of the iPad have been in high demand thanks to their unique proposition of powerful processing...

Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (M1) vs Microsoft Surface Pro X: Battle of the best ARM tablet

Apple has been pretty adamant about how the iPad Pro is an excellent laptop replacement, especially the new 2021 model powered by its M1 chipset. This is the same processor Apple currently uses on the MacBook Pro 13, MacBook Air, Mac mini, and the 24-inch iMac. The latest iPad Pro offers ample storage options, lots...

These are the best Apple products for students: MacBook, iPad, AirTag and more

Apple has managed to establish a solid portfolio of devices for all sorts of users, be it working professionals, artists, and content creators. It's back-to-school season, which means it's a great time to invest in a new device especially if you're a student who prefers Apple’s ecosystem. From laptops to tablets, here are some of...

These are the Best tablets for school: iPad Pro, Galaxy Tab S7+, Surface Pro 7, and more

You no longer need to carry bulky laptops to finish your school assignments anymore. Tablets have become quite efficient in providing the power and tools to students to learn faster, especially when digital education has become the new norm. Pair them with a keyboard and mouse, and you have yourself a portable productivity device that's...

Apple’s next iPad Mini could have an A15 chip and USB Type-C port

The iPad Mini hasn't received much attention from Apple since it was first introduced in 2012, which each upgrade usually only adding newer internal hardware. Apple last updated the Mini in 2019 with the fith-generation model, which included an Apple A12 Bionic chip and support for the first-generation Apple Pencil. The brand new design already...

Redesigned iPad mini reportedly launching this fall

Apple is planning to launch a brand new iPad mini as soon as this fall, a new report claims. The new model, which will be the sixth installment in the iPad mini lineup, is expected to finally ditch the design that has mostly remained unchanged since the first model. While we have already gotten our...

XDA Basics: How to Factory Reset your iPhone or iPad

If you have an iPhone or an iPad, and you're planning to upgrade to newer versions of either device, it's a good idea to sell your existing one or trade it in to save a few bucks. It's also a good idea to give your older iPhone or iPad away to someone in need or...

XDA Basics: How to Set up Face Unlock or Face ID on your iPhone and iPad

Back in 2013, when Apple announced the iPhone 5S, one of the major highlights of the device was a fingerprint scanner embedded into the home button. Apple referred to this as Touch ID. In 2017, when Apple took the bezel-less route with the iPhone X, there was no home button to integrate Touch ID and...

This could be our first look at Apple’s next iPad Mini

Apple's last iPad Mini launched in 2019 and had everything you know and love about iPads packed into a smaller form factor. Since then, the company's iPad line has undergone a bit of a redesign, and the "iPad Mini 6", as purported by Jon Prosser, will feature a new design to bring it more in...

These Apple devices are eligible for iOS 15, macOS Monterey, iPadOS 15, and watchOS 8

Today was a big day in the world of Apple news. At its annual WWDC 2021 developer conference, Apple unveiled new versions of its operating systems for the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple Watch. The latest versions of each are iOS 15, iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and watchOS 8, and the first developer preview beta...

Apple brings native app development to iPad, but it’s not quite Xcode

Apple's iPads can do many of the same tasks traditional PCs can do, like web browsing, editing documents, messaging, and teleconferencing. Apple has even brought some of its professional-level software to the iPad, including GarageBand and Keynote, but some applications remain Mac-exclusive. Some hoped that Apple would bring Xcode (the IDE for creating Mac/iOS/Watch/TV apps)...

iPad multitasking won’t be as terrible with iPadOS 15

For at least a few years now (and arguably since the first model), iPads have had capable hardware held back by strange software limitations. The recent iPad Pro refresh with an M1 chipset didn't solve much, pairing Apple's super-powerful chip with a limited OS, but the upcoming iPadOS 15 update is set to fix at...