The updated MacBook Air, Mac mini, iPad Pro and iOS 12.1: what show and tell at the presentation of Apple

If you missed today’s presentation or Apple have only included a performance Lana Del Rey — you here. We will tell you about what happened today and what you need to know.

If you missed today’s presentation or Apple have only included a performance Lana Del Rey — you here. We will tell you about what happened today and what you need to know.

Only Apple has been in new York for its second fall presentation, which introduced the new MacBook Air notebooks, desktop Mac mini and the iPad Pro. And now everything in order.
MacBook Air

The new generation of laptops has got a 13.3-inch Retina display with a thin framework, building from recycled aluminum, the fingerprint scanner Touch ID, Intel Core i5 processor, the eighth generation, up to 16 GB of RAM and SSD-drive capacity to 1.5 TB.

Unlike last year’s models, the new MacBook Air is 17% less 10% thinner (a thickness of 15.6 mm), lighter (weight — 1.24 kg), but also more expensive: laptop price starts from 1199$. Sales will start on 7 November, but pre-order today.

Read more about how good the new MacBook Air, read our news.

Mac mini

Desktop computer updated for the first time in 2014, so he has changed dramatically. Instead of dual-core chips fourth generation of processors Intel Core of the eighth generation, starting with the Quad-core Core i3 and ending with the six-core Core i7. Graphics power has increased by 60%, and overall performance — up to five times.

The new Mac mini aluminum housing, up to 64 GB of RAM, SSD-drive capacity up to 2TB, Ethernet port, connectors 3 Thunderbolt, HDMI, USB and a starting price of $800. Sales also start November 7.

Read more about the changes in our material.

iPad Pro

Today debuted two tablet models: 11 and 12.9 inches. First due to the reduced framework has maintained the size of its predecessor, but the second was more compact. Both the thickness 5.9 mm, Liquid Retina displays, Face ID, but no “bangs”, SoC Apple Bionic A12X, USB-C instead of Lightning, support for new Pencil stylus 2, which is magnetized to the body of the tablet and thus is charged, and flash memory of 1TB. Also, both have lost the “Home” button and fingerprint scanner. Main camera 12 megapixel (f/1.8) front — 7-megapixel (f/2.2).

11-inch iPad Pro will cost $ 800, 12.9-inch 1000 dollars. And here is previous version now costs $ 650. The sales will start on 7 November.

Read more about the massive update the iPad Pro here.

iOS 12.1

Also during the presentation, Apple announced the release of iOS 12.1. The update will be released today, immediately after the presentation. Of innovations — support of digital eSIM group calls in FaceTime (up to 32 participants), eliminating problems with smoothing faces for selfie on iPhone XS and XS Max and 70 new Emoji. So update your iPhone!

And at the end of the presentation, Apple has invited the singer Lana Del Rey.