Apple iPads are one of the best selling tablets in Australia. There are a variety of different iPad generations, models and the price varies according to the one you opt for. Let's discuss the iPad Pro cost, specifications and let you know if you should buy them.
Apple released the first iPad Pro all the way back in 2015 and since then they have launched 5 generations in the ‘Pro’ series.
The iPad Pro 1st gen is offered in 12.9” and 9.7” featuring an IPS LCD display that has scratch-resistant glass and an Oleophobic coating at the front. It was launched with iOS 9 but can be upgraded to iPadOS 15.3. The iPad Pro 1st gen is no slouch when it comes to performance either, it is powered by Apple’s A9X chipset and the performance is great. It comes in 32gb, 128gb and 256gb storage options. You can pick between colours like Space Gray, Silver and Gold. The iPad Pro 1st gen cost starts at $469 in Australia.
Just like the previous generation, the iPad Pro 2nd gen also comes in two sizes and an IPS LCD display but the 2nd gen supports a higher refresh rate. It has a 120hz refresh rate that Apple calls ProMotion. The transitions are incredibly smooth and a high refresh rate gaming is a treat. It is powered by Apple’s A10X Fusion chipset, performance is great. You can choose from storage options like 64gb, 256gb and 512gb. The iPad Pro 2nd Gen cost starts at $649 and at this price, the value for money is insane.
The iPad Pro 3rd gen feels premium in the hand's thanks to the Glass front, aluminium back and aluminium frame. It has a ProMotion display along with True Tone and Wide Color Gamut. It is powered by an Apple A12X Bionic processor and performance is just as you would expect from Apple. It is exceptional and the iPad Pro 3rd Gen cost starts at $779 in Australia.
The iPad Pro 12.9” has a resolution of 2048 x 2732 pixels and goes all the way up to 600 nits of brightness. It is powered by an Apple A12Z Bionic processor and can be upgraded to the latest iPadOS 15.3. It comes in 128gb, 256gb, 512gb and 1TB storage options. The performance is great and the iPad Pro 2020 cost starts at $995 in Australia.
Just like the previous two generations, the iPad Pro 2021 also comes in two screen sizes, 12.9” and 11”. The iPad is equipped with a Liquid Retina XDR mini-LED LCD display that supports HDR10 and Dolby Vision. It has a 120hz high refresh rate and goes all the way up to 1,600 nits of brightness which is more than enough for both outdoor and indoor usage. This time around, it is powered by Apple’s M1 processor and the performance is stellar. It can be upgraded to the latest iPadOS. It comes in storage options like 128gb, 256gb, 512gb, 1Tb and 2TB. The iPad Pro 2021 cost starts at $1,479 and you can choose from colour options like Silver and Space Gray.
You can buy the iPad Pro from retailers like Jb HiFi and Officeworks but if you are looking for the highest quality and lowest iPad Pro cost then you are at the right place. Phonebot has a huge range of iPad Pro in different grades, colours and storage options for you to choose from. Refurbished iPads offers exceptional value for money and if you are looking for one on a budget then they are your best bet.