Apple isand possibly a new iPad mini – among other things – at its upcoming March event later next month. But is the , or any iPad for that matter, still product users should be excited about? Like its iPhone lineup, Apple’s iPad has something for everyone, with various sizes, colors, and performance figures. While the iPad mini – within the next couple of years (note: ) – is still the easiest to manipulate, it offers just a slightly larger display than a large phone. In this particular case, the .
Something (an Apple iPad) for everyone
If you’re using your iPad for work,and the models have everything you need, whether you’re a graphic designer, photographer, or light content creator.
, with a slightly smaller display, is a more personal device thanks to its color options. This is typically a tablet for media consumption, light office work, and social media, not because it lacks horsepower. It’s a happier tablet that doesn’t scream business like the unless you choose the Space Gray version.
Then comes the classic, the smallest of all, with just a hair under eight inches.
Ultimately, we all use iPads differently, but it’s safe to assume you won’t go for theif you only watch Pocketnow videos on YouTube.
Is an extra device necessary?
This is a question many, including companies, have tried to answer. Manufacturers have slowly startedbetween smartphones and tablets. This was how the phablet category was created, and today, a six-inch smartphone is pretty much standard, just under two inches away from the smallest iPads (or tablets in general, for that matter).
The question seems to be unanswered, as the problem at its core remains unsolved. The larger and larger smartphones are getting, the more complex and more challenging they can fit inside your pockets, purses, etc., a problem tablets were facing from the get-go. Trying to solve this problem (among other things, like technological advancements) gave birth to the costly, which aim to offer the best of both worlds.
But, since not all of us cansmartphone, and carrying your laptop everywhere you go is not always feasible, I’m afraid the extra device is necessary, with a caveat.