The largest iPad to date – the iPad Pro and its smart style Apple pencil has both passed and certified by SIRIM recently. This also indicates both gadgets will be available in Malaysian market in short time. Get ready to experience the brilliant and blazingly large display iPad from Apple!
As seen on above, the Apple iPad Pro and its companion Pencil has been arrived and certified by SIRIM Malaysia. Both devices were just announced and launched in US last month and we didn’t expect it will reach to Malaysian market in such flash period.
What’s unique about Apple Pencil and the iPad Pro?
iPad Pro specifications:
- 12.9 inches IPS Display panel (2732 x 2048 resolution)
- 6.9mm thick
- Powered by 3rd generation 64 bit A9X processor
- Cisco speakers
- 4GB RAM + 32GB ROM/ 4GB RAM + 128GB ROM
- 1.2MP front camera and 8MP rear camera
- 10 hours of battery life
The Apple pencil is the only companion of the large iPad Pro which is designed and marketed for art and productivity use. As the name suggest, the Apple pencil is unique in a way that detects the pressure and the gradient of the pencil which then expressed in different thickness. This definitely come in handy when it comes to drawing and creative writing art.
The iPad Pro isn’t price cheap. The lowest spec variant (32GB WIFI model) is priced at USD 799 (RM3405) while the 128GB WiFi model is proced at USD 949 (RM4040). The WiFi and cellular model is priced at USD 1079 (RM4593).
What will be the recommended retail price range for the iPad Pro and the Apple pencil? We predict it could be priced above RM3500 while the Apple pencil will be priced more than USD 99 (RM430).
NB: Apple Pencil is only compatible with iPad Pro ONLY