Apple needs no introduction as it is one of the biggest tech companies in the world. This company has served us all kinds of top-notch smart devices ranging from smartphones to tablets. In this post, we will be discussing one of the latest additions to this company’s products, the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021. We will talk about the price, specs, and features of this device in this post.
Price of Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 in South Africa
As of the time of crafting this post, the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 is yet to cross into the South African market. While we await the arrival of this device in South Africa, we have checked the figures online to come up with a price estimate. Based on our research, the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 costs between ZAR$18,508 and ZAR$29,613 based on RAM, internal storage, and the accessories you desire.
PRICES LAST UPDATED: MARCH 21, 2022.
Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 Specs at a Glance
- Launched: 2021, April 20
- Size: 6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm (9.75 x 7.03 x 0.23 in)
- Number of SIMs: Nano-SIM, eSIM Stylus support (Bluetooth integration; magnetic)
- Networks: 2G (GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, CDMA 800 / 1900), 3G (HSPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100, CDMA2000 1xEV-DO), 4G (LTE 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 34, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 46, 48, 66, 71 – A2301, A2459, A2460), 5G (1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 71, 77, 78, 79, 260, 261 SA/NSA/Sub6/mmWave – A2301)
- Operating system: iPadOS 14.5.1, upgradable to iPadOS 14.6
- Display size: 0 inches, 366.5 cm2(~82.9% screen-to-body ratio)
- Display type: Liquid Retina IPS LCD, 120Hz, HDR10, Dolby Vision, 600 nits (typ)
- Resolution: 1668 x 2388 pixels
- PPI density: 265 PPI density
- CPU: Octa-core
- Chipset: Apple M1
- GPU: Apple GPU (8-core graphics)
- RAM: 8GB and 16GB
- Internal memory: 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB
- Memory card: No
- Main camera: 12 MP, f/1.8, (wide), 1/3″, 1.22µm, dual pixel PDAF 10 MP, f/2.4, 125˚ (ultrawide) TOF 3D LiDAR scanner (depth)
- Camera features: Quad-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
- Video specs: [email protected]/25/30/60fps, [email protected]/30/60/120/240fps; gyro-EIS
- Selfie camera: 12 MP, f/2.4, 122˚ (ultrawide)
- Selfie video specs: [email protected]/30/60fps, gyro-EIS
- Earphone jack: No
- Speaker: Yes, with stereo speakers (4 speakers)
- Sensors: Face ID, accelerometer, gyro, barometer, Siri natural language commands, and dictation
- USB: USB Type-C 4 (Thunderbolt 4), DisplayPort; magnetic connector
- Radio: No
- NFC: No
- GPS: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, QZSS (Wi-Fi + Cellular model only)
- Bluetooth: 0, A2DP, LE, EDR
- WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, hotspot
- Battery type: Li-Po 7538 mAh (28.65 Wh), non-removable
- Charging: Fast charging 18W
- Colors: Silver, Space Gray
Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 Review
Apple presents us with the iPad Pro 11 2021 as a third-generation tablet. It replaces the second-generation model that was released in 2020. This device is a major upgrade from its predecessor and comes with several improved features and components. In this section, we will discuss the core features of the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 and what makes it tick.
A glance at the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 and you can tell that there is an improvement in its older sibling’s design. Of course, they share similar physical characteristics, however, there are changes in notable areas.
This device comes with an aluminium frame and a glass front. It also features squared edges and slim bezels that surround the display. This tablet weighs about 466 grams which is quite lightweight for a tablet of its class.
In front, Apple places a small bezel very close to the top to house the front camera. Behind, there is a triple camera setup that sits very close to the Apple logo. On the side of the Apple iPad Pro 11, 2021 are the USB 4 port and drivers. Sitting right at the top is the power button.
This is a very important aspect of any smart device. Apple equips the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 with a Liquid Retina 11-inch IPS LCD screen. This is very similar to what you have in the iPad Air 4. It ensures that the user enjoys a crisp and all-immersive viewing experience.
One thing that we love about the display of the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 is the ProMotion feature. Along with this, we have the P3 wide color support. Both deliver an unrivalled cinematic experience for both Dolby Vision and HDR content. The display of this device features a 120Hz refresh rate and 600 nits of brightness.
Finally, on the display of the Apple iPad Pro 11 2021, it comes with the True Tone display technology from Apple. This feature helps to monitor ambient light to adjust the screen brightness and color temperature for eye protection.
Apple has an amazing camera technology and it doesn’t exactly fail in this regard with this device. The Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 comes with the same camera setup as the iPad Pro 12.9 2021. Its wide camera packs 12 megapixels while its ultra-wide camera packs 10 megapixels.
In front, Apple equips this device with a 12-megapixel camera. This camera has the capacity for 2x optical zoom out. Apple also adds a new feature known as “Center Stage.” This feature makes use of machine learning for facial identification during auto-pan and video calls.
The Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 is equipped with the Apple M1 chip and the 64-bit desktop-class architecture. This means that the device enjoys 40% faster graphics and a 75% faster CPU than its predecessor.
The device also sports an octa-core CPU and an octa-core GPU along with a 16-core Apple Neural Engine. With these, you are assured of a far better performance than what is obtainable from the predecessor of this device.
The Apple iPad Pro 11 2021 comes equipped with a 7538mAh battery. This battery supports fast charging at 18 watts.