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Display

Size:

12.3 inches
12.9 inches

Resolution:

1824 x 2736 pixels, 3:2 ratio, 267 PPI
2732 x 2048 pixels, 4:3 ratio, 265 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

76.76 %
85.51 %

Peak brightness:

600 cd/m2 (nit)

Features:

Ambient light sensor
Oleophobic coating, Ambient light sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Intel Core i3 1005G1
Apple A12Z Bionic APL1083

Processor:

Dual-core, 3400 MHz, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2490 MHz, Vortex and Tempest, 64-bit, 7 nm

GPU:

Intel UHD Graphics
Apple 8-core GPU

RAM:

4GB LPDDR4
6GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

128GB
128GB, not expandable

Storage expansion:

microSDXC

Device type:

Tablet
Tablet

OS:

Windows (10)
iPadOS (13.x)

Battery

Capacity:

9720 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable
Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

8 MP (Autofocus)
12 MP (PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8

Second camera:

10 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4

Video recording:

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

Features:

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

Front:

5 MP
7 MP (EIS, HDR)

Video capture:

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

Design

Dimensions:

11.50 x 7.91 x 0.33 inches (292 x 201 x 8.5 mm)
11.05 x 8.46 x 0.23 inches (280.6 x 214.9 x 5.9 mm)

Weight:

27.94 oz (775.0 g)
22.61 oz (641.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Metal
Back: Aluminum

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock
3D Face unlock

Keys:

Right: Volume control

Colors:

Platinum, Matte Black
Silver, Space gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Multiple speakers
Multiple speakers

Features:

Dolby Mobile
Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Mini Displayport
TV-out

Additional microphone(s):

for Video recording
for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0
5.0

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO

USB:

Full-size USB, USB 3.0
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

OTG, Charging
Charging, Headphones port, OTG

Location:

Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

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

Other:

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync, AirDrop

Buyers information

Price:

$ 749
$ 999

In The Box:

65W Power supply, Quick start guide, Safety and warranty documents
USB-C Charge Cable (1 meter), 18W USB-C Power Adapter

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 02, 2019
Mar 18, 2020
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