Apple reportedly has the plans to introduce three new models of the iPad Pro in spring 2017. One model will be 7.9-inch while the other will be the 9.7 inch and the third one will be a 10.1-inch device.
According to our sources, there will be four speakers in the 7.9-inch model and it will also feature a Smart Connector that lets the users share the data and power with the Smart Keyboard. The model will also support the Apple Pencil and will continue to have a headphone jack.
A 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2 will also be released, it will pack an ambient light sensor to quickly change the interface of the screen to match your surroundings. Additionally, it will boast a 12MP camera with True Tone Flash and a True Tone screen.
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The company is also working on a new 10.1-inch iPad Pro and it is rumored to boast a 12-megapixel iSight camera, True Tone Flash and True Tone screen. Reliable sources suggest that all the new models will support multi-touch and come with a scratch-resistant glass. There are no reports whether the new iPad devices will feature a MicroSD slot or not.
Although the company will launch its new models, the analysts are saying that the sales of the iPad will continue to decline 10 to 20 percent year-over-year; Apple has observed sales drop across its iPad gadgets. Moreover, Apple could bring major upgrades to its iPads in the year 2018. The company will start focusing on its iPad lineup to improve its sales.
Aside from this, sources suggest that the sales of Apple Watch will also see a fall. According to the business experts, the shipments of Apple Watches will fall from 10 to 10.5 million units down to 8.5 to 9 million units.