Apple will launch a series of new iPads in April, a report Wednesday said. The new iPad Pros will come with Apple’s homemade Bloomberg. They will reportedly come in 11- and 12.9-inch display sizes., a , and better cameras and screens, according to
An iPad mini with a bigger screen is also on the way, the report said.
The updated tablets could come as people continue working and learning remotely amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
later this month, Apple leaker Jon Prosser said last week. The product announcement, which could include devices like the long-rumored , the and the , will reportedly take place March 23.
Last fall, Apple unveiled apowered by its , the lineup, the and several . Apple is also rumored to be working on an . Apple recently revealed it has .
Apple didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.
An iPad boost for Thunderbolt?
Thunderbolt ports offer high-speed connections to devices like external monitors, storage systems and multiport docks. They also can be used to attach charging cables. It’s an Intel technology, but Apple has championed it over the last decade with its Macs.
Looking at the side of a device, you likely won’t notice a difference between Thunderbolt and USB-C. Thunderbolt adopted USB-C’s physical connector, making it easier for device makers to add Thunderbolt support without requiring an unusual port on the side of a laptop.
Thunderbolt has arrived only on personal computers so far — Apple Macs and premium…