Apple today hosted another one of his popular events. And the most anticipated news was the new version of the iPad: the iPad Air, a thinner version, lighter and has better performance than previous ones.
The new model is 20% thinner, with a thickness of 7.5 mm and weighs 450 grams, 200 grams less than the fourth-generation iPad. The screen is 9.7 inches and the processor is dual-core A7, 64-bit, the same chip iPhone 5S has.
Compared with the first iPad, launched in 2010, the new tablet is 8 times faster and has a performance 72 times better on graphics, according to Apple.
The iPad Air has a 5 Megapixel camera iSight, FaceTime HD front camera, and for the first time, two microphones. The battery provides a battery life of about 10 hours.
The device goes on sale on November 1 in about 40 countries and will be sold at a price starting from 489 euros. Will be available in black and white.