Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2021) vs Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2020)

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Display

Size:

12.9 inches
11.0 inches

Resolution:

2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI
2388 x 1668 pixels, 265 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

85.43 %
82.87 %

Peak brightness:

1600 cd/m2 (nit)
600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

120Hz refresh rate, HDR support, Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Apple M1
Apple A12Z Bionic APL1083

Processor:

Octa-core, 3100 MHz, 5 nm
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Apple 8-core GPU
Apple 8-core GPU

RAM:

8GB
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB, not expandable
128GB, not expandable

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

iPadOS (14.x)
iPadOS (13.x)

Battery

Capacity:

10758 mAh
7538 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Battery life test results:

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

12 MP (PDAF)
12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8
Aperture size: F1.8

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)
10 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4
Aperture size: F2.4

Third camera:

ToF 3D depth sensing (Depth information)

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (30 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

Time-lapse video
Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS

Front:

12 MP (EIS, Wide Angle, HDR)
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

11.05 x 8.46 x 0.25 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 6.4 mm)
9.75 x 7.03 x 0.23 inches (247.6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm)

Weight:

24.06 oz (682.0 g)
16.61 oz (471.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Aluminum; Frame: Aluminum
Back: Aluminum

Materials & Colors:

Silver, Space Gray

Biometrics:

3D Face unlock
3D Face unlock

Keys:

Right: Volume control
Right: Volume control

Colors:

Silver, Space gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Atmos, Album art cover, Background playback, Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6), dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO

USB:

Type-C (reversible)
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

Charging, Headphones port, Video out
Charging, Headphones port, OTG

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer, LiDAR scanner

Other:

Tethering, Computer sync

Buyers information

Price:

$ 799

In The Box:

USB-C Charge Cable, 20W USB-C Power Adapter
USB-C Charge Cable (1 meter), 18W USB-C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 20, 2021
Mar 18, 2020
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