- iPad Air (2019) and iPad mini (2019) support Apple Pencil
- The iPad (2018) will continue to be available
- The new models are powered by the A12 Bionic chip
Apple is bringing back the iPad Air to further expand the iPad line-up. The Cupertino, California-based company on Monday unveiled the new 10.5-inch iPad Air as well as an upgraded iPad mini model that will succeed the company’s existing iPad mini 4. The company has ditched the numbers from the branding and is simply calling the new models as the new iPad Air and the new iPad mini respectively. According to the Cupertino-based company, the new iPad Air (2019) and iPad mini (2019) models packs the A12 Bionic chip, an advanced Retina display, and support for Apple Pencil. The iPad (2018) and both iPad Pro models will continue to be available, however the iPad mini 4 seems to have been axed.
iPad Air (2019) and iPad mini (2019) price in India
iPad Air (2019) price starts at $499 for the Wi-Fi only model, whereas the Wi-Fi + Cellular model will retail starting $629. The iPad mini starts at $399 for the Wi-Fi only model and the Wi-Fi + Cellular modelwill be sold starting at $529. In India, the Wi-Fi only iPad Air has been priced at Rs. 44,900 for the 64GB version and at Rs. 58,900 for the 256GB version. The Wi-Fi + Cellular version of iPad Air will retail at Rs. 55,900 for the 64GB version, whereas the 256GB model will cost Rs. 69,900. The iPad mini pricing starts at Rs. 34,900 for the 64GB Wi-Fi only model and goes up to Rs. 48,900 for the 256GB model. The 64GB variant of the Wi-Fi + Cellular iPad mini has been priced at Rs. 45,900 and the 256GB variant will retail at Rs. 59,900. Both iPad Air and iPad mini will be offered in silver, space grey, and gold colours.