Following its September event yesterday, Apple has quietly dropped the price of the 1 TB iPad Professional. This makes Apple’s pricing extra aggressive with third-party retailers, however there are rumors of a looming iPad Professional refresh.
As first noticed by MacRumors, Apple’s 11-inch 1 TB iPad Professional with Wi-Fi is now $1,349, whereas the mobile mannequin runs $1,499. That’s down from $1,549 and $1,699, respectively. The identical value cuts additionally apply to the 12.9-inch iPad Professional with 1 TB of storage. The WiFi mannequin now prices $1,549, whereas the LTE mannequin is $1,699.
Apple has semi-regularly reduce storage costs for its merchandise. Most recently, in July, Apple considerably lowered the worth of choose Mac SSD upgrades, and launched an all-new 1 TB MacBook Air.
With Apple’s official value reduce on the 1 TB iPad Professional, pricing from Apple is nearer to what’s supplied by Amazon — however nonetheless barely greater. As first noted by 9to5Toys, Amazon sells the 11-inch iPad Professional with 1 TB of storage and Wi-Fi connectivity for $1,149. In the meantime, the 12.9-inch iPad Professional with 1 TB of storage is available for $1,349.
In fact, there are rumors that Apple is planning to replace the iPad Professional lineup as quickly as subsequent month. Stories have prompt that Apple is planning to carry the identical triple-lens digicam setup seen on the iPhone 11 Professional to the iPad Professional.
With that in thoughts, it could make extra sense to attend till subsequent month for those who’re fascinated by shopping for an iPad Professional. Even for those who don’t find yourself shopping for the 2019 mannequin, the worth of the 2018 iPad Professional will probably proceed to drop as soon as a brand new mannequin is unveiled. Make sure you keep watch over 9to5Toys for the entire newest iPad Professional offers.
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