Apple’s greatest launch of the yr is behind us now that the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max can be found in dozens of markets all over the world. Of course, the world’s greatest client tech firm nonetheless has a lot extra in retailer for us this yr. The launch of the third next-generation iPhone mannequin of 2018 is clearly nonetheless in entrance of us, with iPhone XR pre-orders set to open subsequent week forward of an October 26th launch. But there are a number of new Apple merchandise that shall be launched this yr that haven’t even been introduced but.
That’s proper, Apple followers: there’s another Apple occasion in retailer for us forward of the 2018 vacation buying season. It’s anticipated to happen in some unspecified time in the future within the subsequent two weeks, and Apple has a lot in retailer for us. New equipment like next-gen AirPods and a brand new Apple Pencil are rumored to be debuting through the occasion, and we’ll seemingly see some updates to the Mac line as nicely. The stars of the present will most likely be Apple’s new iPad Pro tablets although, and now a brand new leak might have proven us Apple’s fully overhauled design forward of schedule.
Over the years, Apple’s iPad lineup has grown much less and fewer thrilling. iPads are nonetheless one of the best all-around tablets cash should buy, however the class itself has been steadily fading from customers’ radars. Smartphone screens get greater and greater annually, and full-blown laptops like Chromebooks have gotten extra compact and reasonably priced than ever. As a consequence, fewer individuals are shopping for tablets today than they had been just some quick years in the past.
Of course, “fewer” is relative. Tens of hundreds of thousands of tablets are nonetheless offered each quarter, and iPads make up a giant chunk of these gross sales. If you’re out there for a brand new high-end iPad proper now although, you must undoubtedly maintain off on pulling the set off. Apple has lengthy been rumored to be planning a revamp of its iPad Pro lineup in 2018, and we’ll lastly see the brand new slates get official within the subsequent couple of weeks. But you undoubtedly don’t have to attend that lengthy to see what Apple has in retailer.
The picture above was posted to Slashleaks by a consumer named “Leakspinner” who has an honest monitor report with accuracy. It allegedly exhibits 3D CAD information from a manufacturing unit in China that element the next-generation iPad Pro’s design and dimensions.
While Apple’s present iPad Pro tablets characteristic a design that appears a bit like a giant flattened iPhone, it seems as if…