During yesterday’s presentation, Apple showed a number of new devices, including such as iPad Air 2, iMac with Retina screen and a new MacMini.
iPad Air 2
Perhaps, iPad Air 2 has become the most anticipated new product around which exaggerated the most rumors. Some expect that Apple will show a iPad Pro with wide screen and OS X on the board. However, this did not happen.
So, the new iPad Air 2 received a predictable update as TouchID. This sensor manufacturer has placed at the usual place below the screen. Appeared as a module NFC, and users will be available feature Apple Pay.
Design has not changed much. However, now the tablet will be available in golden color scheme, similar to the line iPhone. Dimensions 240 x 169.5 amounted x 6.1 mm, weight – 437 grams. Display – the same IPS with a diagonal of 9.7 inches and a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels. 4G-version of the tablet can be easily distinguished from the base to the plastic insert in the top of the device.
The Hardware manufacturer also updated. In the iPad Air 2 processor is used A8X coprocessor M8. Speed, as you might guess, will increase. Tablet was a good 8-megapixel camera with autofocus. We can assume that it will be removed at the iPhone past generations – 5 or 5S. The front camera has got the Face Recognition function, which is useful for fans of self.
The model is available in configurations with 16, 64 and 128 GB of memory. Prices will be $ 499, $ 599, $ 699 for the basic version with Wi-Fi and $ 629, $ 729, $ 829 for a configuration with Wi-Fi + 4G.
iMac with Retina
The appearance of an iMac Retina display was quite logical on the background of the fact that the manufacturer has equipped the screens such the MacBook and iPad. Buyers has proposed one configuration with a 27-inch display. Used IPS-matrix with a resolution of 5120 x 2880 pixels (Retina 5K).
In the basic configuration used a 4-core Intel Core i5 processor with a frequency of 3.5 GHz (Turbo Boost up to 3.9 GHz). Will also be available Intel Core i7 (4 GHz). RAM is 8 GB expandable up (!) 32GB. User data and software is offered to store 1TB Fusion Drive. Price in the United States – from $ 2,500.
Updated MacMini is available in three basic versions based processors IntelCore i5 (1.4 – 2.8 GHz). You can use up to 1 GB HDD or SSD-drive. In addition, a miniature computer to get a decent graphics card – Intel HD Graphics 5000. Dimensions – 19.7 x 19.7 cm, weight only – 1.20 kg.
Aboard There are four ports USB 3.0, HDMI, two connectors Thinderbolt 2, Ethernet, memory card reader and 3.5mm jacks and input for connecting a microphone. A complete, a remote control.
Prices in the United States start at $ 500.