Apple 12.9" iPad Pro and AppleCare+ Protection Plan Kit (Mid 2021, 256GB, Wi-Fi + 5G LTE, Space Gray)

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Apple 12.9" iPad Pro and AppleCare+ Protection Plan Kit (Mid 2021, 256GB, Wi-Fi + 5G LTE, Space Gray)
Key Features
  • 12.9" Liquid Retina XDR Touchscreen
  • 2732 x 2048 Screen Resolution (264 ppi)
  • Apple M1 8-Core CPU
  • 256GB Storage | 8GB RAM
Enjoy added peace of mind with the 12.9" iPad Pro and AppleCare+ Protection Plan Kit from B&H. This bundle replaces your 12.9" iPad Pro's 1-year warranty with a 2-year AppleCare+ Protection Plan, protecting your hardware and software for a total of 2 years. With the extension plan, product experts are available 24/7 to help resolve issues with your iPad Pro. Global repair coverage is provided for your Liquid Retina XDR touchscreen display, integrated cameras, Wi-Fi connectivity, and everything in between. AppleCare+ also covers up to 2 accidental damage incidents throughout the warranty period. Each accidental damage incident is subject to a service fee, which varies according to the type of damage.
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Apple iPad Pro 12.9" Mid 2021 5th Gen Overview

Enjoy added peace of mind with the 12.9" iPad Pro and AppleCare+ Protection Plan Kit from B&H. This bundle replaces your 12.9" iPad Pro's 1-year warranty with a 2-year AppleCare+ Protection Plan, protecting your hardware and software for a total of 2 years. With the extension plan, product experts are available 24/7 to help resolve issues with your iPad Pro. Global repair coverage is provided for your Liquid Retina XDR touchscreen display, integrated cameras, Wi-Fi connectivity, and everything in between. AppleCare+ also covers up to 2 accidental damage incidents throughout the warranty period. Each accidental damage incident is subject to a service fee, which varies according to the type of damage.

Apple 12.9" iPad Pro M1 Chip (Mid 2021, 256GB, Wi-Fi + 5G LTE, Space Gray)

Experience the next level of ultimate with the space gray Apple 12.9" iPad Pro, which features performance that is supercharged by Apple's M1 8-Core chip with an 8-Core GPU and a 16-Core Neural Engine, a Liquid Retina XDR display, 5G wireless and Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), a 12MP Ultra Wide camera with Center Stage, and 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt connectivity. All of this helps turn your iPad into a true portable powerhouse that can double as a performance and production studio, as it is can deliver all-day battery life, as well as the power needed to build intricate AR models, play games with console-quality graphics at high frame rates, and more.

The iPad Pro's Liquid Retina XDR display features the same XDR technology found on Apple's Pro Display XDR and has a 2732 x 2048 resolution, the P3 wide color gamut, ProMotion support with a 120 Hz refresh rate, a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and True Tone for comfortable viewing. There is also 600 nits of max brightness for SDR content, as well as 1000 nits of max full-screen brightness and 1600 nits of peak brightness for HDR content. On the front, Apple has introduced a 12MP Ultra Wide Camera with Center Stage, which uses the 12MP Ultra Wide 1080p camera and machine learning to automatically pan, zoom, expand, and actively adjust the frame during video calls, whether it's just you or multiple participants. On the rear, there are 12MP Wide and 10MP Ultra Wide cameras for 4K, Full HD, and multi-cam filmmaking with Smart HDR 3. The LiDAR scanner is retained, which determines distance by determining light reflection and further readies possibilities for augmented reality and beyond.

Apple has also equipped the iPad Pro with 256GB of storage and 8GB RAM, plus a 40 Gb/s Thunderbolt port with a USB Type-C interface for driving displays, including the Pro Display XDR at full 6K resolution, as well as external storage and docks. Moving to the audio side of things, the iPad Pro retains its five studio-quality mics and delivers theater-like sound and support for Dolby Atmos with four-speaker audio. Also carried over from previous models is support for a trackpad, Apple's Pencil (2nd Gen), Smart Keyboard Folio, and the Magic Keyboard. Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax) ensures a fast Wi-Fi connection, and 5G LTE will allow network connectivity when Wi-Fi is not available, so long as you have a separately-sold data plan.

This iPad comes preloaded with iPadOS. Please check your device settings for the latest available update.

General Features

M1 Chip

With M1, the iPad Pro is the fastest device of its kind. It's designed to take full advantage of next-level performance and custom technologies like the advanced image signal processor and unified memory architecture of M1. And with the incredible power efficiency of M1, iPad Pro is still thin and light with all-day battery life of up to 10 hours, making it as portable as it is powerful.

Faster Performance and Graphics

The 8-core CPU of M1 delivers up to 50% faster performance. And M1 has an 8-core GPU in a class of its own, providing up to 40% faster graphics performance to the iPad Pro. So you can build intricate AR models, play games with console-quality graphics at high frame rates, and more.

12.9" Liquid Retina XDR Display with Extreme Dynamic Range

The Liquid Retina XDR display delivers true-to-life detail with a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, which is great for viewing and editing HDR photos and videos or enjoying your favorite movies and TV shows. It also features 1000 nits of full-screen brightness and 1600 nits of peak brightness, plus advanced display technologies like P3 wide color, True Tone, and ProMotion.

10,000 Mini-LEDs

To achieve extremely high brightness, Apple used an array of LEDs across the entire back of the display. To fit them in the incredibly thin iPad Pro, they used custom-designed mini-LEDs that are 120 times smaller than the previous generation. And custom optical films and diffusers mix the light more efficiently so it can fit in a design that's just 6.4mm thin.

Over 2500 Local Dimming Zones

Over 10,000 mini-LEDs are grouped into more than 2500 local dimming zones. Depending on the content, the brightness in each zone can be precisely adjusted to achieve a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio. Even the most detailed HDR content with the finest specular highlights - like galaxies and action movie explosions - are more true to life than ever.

5G and Wi‑Fi

The iPad has always been uniquely portable with fast Wi‑Fi and cellular options. Now with 5G capabilities, you can connect to fast wireless networks when you need to download files, stream movies, collaborate with colleagues, and upload content on the go. The iPad Pro also has the most 5G bands of any device of its kind - so it can get 5G in more places.

Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax)

Fast wireless connections are critical to getting things done. With Wi-Fi 6, rest assured that you've got fast Wi-Fi available.

Front 12MP Ultra Wide Camera with Center Stage

The iPad Pro features an Ultra Wide camera with a 12MP sensor and a 122° field of view, making it suitable for FaceTime and the Center Stage feature. It's also great for epic Portrait mode selfies and works with the TrueDepth camera to securely unlock iPad Pro with Face ID.

Center Stage

Center Stage uses the Ultra Wide camera and machine learning to change the way you participate in video calls. As you move around, it automatically pans to keep you centered in the frame. When others join in or leave the call, the view expands or zooms in. Center Stage works with FaceTime and other video conferencing apps for an even more engaging experience.

Rear Pro Cameras

12MP Wide and 10MP Ultra Wide cameras help you capture the perfect photo or video, or even set up a multicamera filmmaking rig. And with the more powerful ISP in the M1 chip, the iPad Pro now features Smart HDR 3.

LiDAR

The LiDAR Scanner measures how long it takes light to reflect back from objects, so it can create a depth map of almost any space you're in and unlock immersive AR experiences. It works with the powerful ISP to more accurately focus images and videos in low-light conditions and reduce capture time.

40 Gb/s Thunderbolt Connectivity

Now with Thunderbolt, this is the fastest, most versatile port ever on iPad. It works with existing USB Type-C connectors and opens up an extensive ecosystem of high-performance accessories for iPad Pro - like fast external storage, displays, and docks. Transfer huge assets or even drive the Pro Display XDR at full 6K resolution. This port is also compatible with 40 Gb/s USB 4 and 10 Gb/s USB 3.1 Gen 2.

Pro Accessories

The Apple Pencil, Magic Keyboard, and the Smart Keyboard Folio open up even more ways to use iPad Pro. Draw a masterpiece, take notes, or knock out a business plan. These versatile accessories are designed to take your work and creativity to the next level.

Apple Pencil

With the power of Apple Pencil, the iPad Pro transforms into an immersive drawing canvas and an intuitive note-taking device. It sets the standard for how drawing, marking up documents, and even filling in text fields should feel - intuitive, precise, and magical.

Magic Keyboard

Magic Keyboard features a responsive typing experience and a built‑in trackpad that gives you new ways to work with iPadOS. So you can write your novel, crank out a term paper, or rip through your inbox. And with backlit keys, you can get things done in a wide array of lighting conditions. The Magic Keyboard is available two sizes and colors of black or white.

iPadOS

iPadOS builds on the same powerful foundation as iOS, while offering distinct experiences designed for the capabilities of iPad. Multitask effortlessly with touch or navigate the system with a trackpad. And with iPadOS, you can do even more, like copy and paste handwritten notes as text and write in any text field with Scribble.

Even More Reasons to Go Pro

Thunderbolt has a 40 Gb/s bandwidth for connecting displays, drives, and more, while five studio-quality mics record great sound when you shoot video, make music, and more. Working alongside the mics are four speakers that deliver theater-like sound and support for Dolby Atmos.
UPC: 194252192535

AppleCare+ Protection Plan Extension for Apple 12.9" iPad 5th Gen (2-Year Extension)

The AppleCare+ Protection Plan Extension for Apple 12.9" iPad 5th Gen from Apple gives you peace of mind by extending your hardware, software, and telephone support coverage. AppleCare+ provides you with expert assistance, global repair coverage for your 12.9" iPad, and web-based resources and diagnostic tools. In addition to technical support, AppleCare+ also offers accidental coverage for up to 2 incidents throughout the warranty period. Each accidental damage incident is subject to a service fee, which varies on the type of damage reported; please visit the manufacturer's website for pricing details. With 24/7 access to product experts via phone or chat, you can get the support you need, day or night.

AppleCare+ can be purchased with your new iPad or within 60 from the original date of purchase.

Hardware Support

  • 24/7 priority access to Apple experts by chat or phone
  • Mail-in repair: Mail in your iPad using a prepaid shipping box provided by Apple
  • Carry-in repair: Take your iPad to an Apple Store or other Apple Authorized Service Provider
  • Express Replacement Service: We'll ship you a replacement device so you don't have to wait for a repair
  • Hardware Coverage

  • Your iPad
  • Battery
  • Apple Pencil
  • Apple‑branded iPad keyboard
  • Included USB cable and power adapter
  • Up to two incidents of accidental damage protection every 12 months, each subject to a service fee of $49 for iPad and $29 for Apple Pencil or Apple‑branded iPad keyboard, plus applicable tax
  • Software Support

  • Using iPadOS and iCloud
  • Connecting to wireless networks
  • Questions about FaceTime, Keynote, Numbers, Pages, and other Apple‑branded iPad apps
  • UPC: 194252658710

    Apple 12.9" iPad Pro M1 Chip (Mid 2021, 256GB, Wi-Fi + 5G LTE, Space Gray) Specs

    Operating SystemiPadOS
    Performance
    CPU ArchitectureArm
    ProcessorApple M1
    CPU Performance Quad-Core
    Efficiency Quad-Core
    CoprocessorMotion, Neural/AI, Voice
    GPUApple (8-Core)
    SensorsAccelerometer, Ambient Light Sensor, Barometer (Altimeter), Face ID, LiDAR, Touch
    Total Installed Memory8 GB
    Display
    Panel TypeIPS-Type LCD
    Size12.9"
    Aspect Ratio4:3
    Resolution2732 x 2048
    Maximum Brightness1600 cd/m2 (Peak in HDR Mode)
    1000 cd/m2 (Peak in SDR Mode)
    600 cd/m2 (Peak in SDR Mode)
    Refresh Rate120 Hz
    Contrast Ratio1,000,000:1
    Pixel Density264 ppi
    Storage and Expansion
    Total Installed Capacity256 GB
    Solid State StorageUnspecified Flash
    Media/Memory Card SlotNone
    I/O
    USB Type-C1 x Thunderbolt 3 / USB4 (Supports DisplayPort and Power Delivery)
    AudioNone
    Built-In Speakers4
    Built-In Microphones5
    Communications
    Wi-FiWi-Fi 6 (802.11ax); Dual-Band (2.4 & 5 GHz)
    Bluetooth5.0
    SIM Card Size1 x Nano
    GSM 2GGSM, EDGE: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
    GSM 3G/3.5GUMTS, HSPA+: 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz
    4G LTELTE, LTE Advanced: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71 Bands
    5G NRn1, n2, n3, n5, n7, n8, n12, n20, n25, n28, n38, n40, n41, n66, n71, n77, n78, n79, n260, n261 Bands
    GNSS SupportGPS
    NFCNo
    Camera System
    Camera SystemFront
    Ultra Wide: 12 MP Sensor with a f/2.4 Lens (122° FoV)
    Rear
    Wide: 12 MP Sensor with a f/1.8 Lens
    Ultra Wide: 10 MP Sensor with a f/2.4 Lens (125° FoV)
    Camera FlashYes
    Video RecordingFront
    1080p at up to 60 fps
    Rear
    UHD 4K at up to 60 fps
    1080p at up to 60 fps
    720p at up to 30 fps
    Battery
    Battery ChemistryLithium-Ion Polymer (LiPo)
    Capacity40.88 Wh
    Estimated Battery Life10 Hours
    General
    Power Supply20 W with USB Type-C
    Pointing DeviceTouchscreen
    SecurityFacial Recognition
    Operating Temperature32 to 95°F / 0 to 35°C
    Operating Humidity5 to 95%
    Dimensions11.04 x 8.46 x 0.25" / 280.42 x 214.88 x 6.35 mm
    Weight1.51 lb / 685 g
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight3.2 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH)13.2 x 10.2 x 3.2"

    AppleCare+ Protection Plan Extension for Apple 12.9" iPad 5th Gen (2-Year Extension) Specs

    Warranty LengthLimited 2-Year Warranty
    Warranty TypeExtended
    Start DateDate of Purchase

    Apple iPad Pro 12.9" Mid 2021 5th Gen Reviews

    wife loves it

    By Gale
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-06-22

    very easy to setup and works seamlessly with our printer ext.

    Love it

    By Jennifer
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-05-18

    Was exactly what I expected. Delivery was really quick!

    Sweet!

    By Paul
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-05-18

    Replaces my previous generation iPad, as screen got cracked from drop. Apple pencil turns it into mini Wacom for art apps...

    Great

    By Martin
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-05-16

    As advertised!

    Absolute Perfection

    By Jason
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-04-28

    It's stunningly perfect! AND it showed up a day faster than B & H said it would. Perfectly packaged and works great! Thanks so much!

    The best iPad ever! Until the next, better one.

    By Budi
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-04-11

    Fantastic screen, amazing speed and responsiveness. The only minor complaint I have is the battery life doesn't last more than 10 hours, lower with heavy use. The other, larger concern is one that has been repeated across the internet loudly: the hardware is so good that the it really shines a huge highlight on the state of software on the iPad. I'm hopeful software will catch up, and I can enjoy lots of years of use from this M1 iPad Pro.

    You have to understand why you want this

    By George
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-06-17

    I bought this mainly because I play guitar and wanted to be able to have my entire music library - guitar tab - on the tablet. I originally had the 11 inch version, but it was just too small for this purpose. It is noticeably heavy. So it feels just below a Mac Book Air. If you want to add a keyboard, you might as well get the Mac Book. The Mac Book has additional app support so you really have to understand why you want to use this for.

    This is an awesome machine

    By Yili
    Rated 5 out of 5
    Date: 2022-05-24

    I never thought iPad is worth before.Until now, the biggest update make this ipad a really handy tool. My point is the screen, much better than other desktop displays. I really enjoy using it to edit photos watching movies and browsing internet. I rate this iPad 7.5/10, the problem is the iPadOS not fully support the same software As Mac. Hope wwdc 2022 will fix that problem. Recommended

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