Apple’s 8th-Generation iPad may have just been released, but you can already get one for $395 shipped, today only, originally $429. This model features the A12 Bionic chip, which delivers a huge leap in performance, with 40% faster CPU performance and twice the graphics capability. This chip also introduces the Neural Engine for next-level machine learning capabilities, including people occlusion and motion tracking in augmented reality (AR) apps, enhanced photo editing, Siri performance, and lots more. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
When the A12 Bionic chip is combined with the power of iPadOS and Apple Pencil (1st generation), this iPad is perfect for drawing, note-taking, marking up documents, and more. Other features include ultra-fast wireless performance, support for gigabit-class LTE connectivity, all-day battery life, and Touch ID, which makes unlocking iPad the simple and secure using just a finger, to keep important information safe.
We’re excited to offer customers an even faster and more powerful experience with the eighth-generation iPad. With its beautiful 10.2-inch Retina display, the performance boost from the A12 Bionic, great cameras, and so much more, the new iPad is an incredible value at a time when, more than ever, our customers need powerful and versatile ways to work, play, learn, and connect with loved ones,” said Greg Joswiak, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing.