The last two products presented by Apple in 2022 presented the renewal of the new 11-inch and 12.9-inch iPad Pro along with the tenth-generation iPad with a clear objective: present two ideal devices for students both for those who need a lot of power and features and those who are looking for an iPad for generic tasks in iWork. However, and carefully analyzing the different devices of this series, the iPad Air is the perfect device for most students and not the so-called “Student iPad”.
The fifth generation iPad Air it features similar aspects to the previously mentioned iPad Pro and entry iPad. Obviously, it is a device that has some deficiencies, especially at the panel resolution level, but with it you can do practically the same functions as the most professional products in the iPad segment.
Furthermore, the arrival of DaVinci Resolve it is available on all versions of the iPad, although it recommends that it be for Apple Silicon chips. In this sense, the iPad Air features the Apple Silicon M1.
Apple Silicon M1 and Accessories
The iPad Air includes the first generation Apple Silicon, which is a very powerful processor and can perform in most scenarios without any performance drop. The iPad Pro includes the M2, which is an evolution of the M1, where the differences are few between the two devices and you are more focused on autonomy and energy efficiency. In turn, the tenth generation iPad features the A14 Bionic. In terms of performance, the iPad Air is a device that is capable of responding to word processing tasks as well as graphic design tasks that require a powerful processor.
With respect to accessories is one of the most interesting sections, since the fifth generation iPad Air is compatible with the Second generation Apple Pencil as well as because the Magic Keyboard, a much more complete and professional keyboard than the input iPad series and similar to the Pro series. Finally, the keyboard includes a USB-C connector, so you have two input ports to connect peripherals, positively increasing the experience of Username.
colors and price
The iPad Air It has a se of colors thought of a much younger crowd and consequently, student, with much happier and less sober colors. Regarding the price, the iPad Air 769 It is worth euros, a high price but well below the Pro series and slightly above the entry iPad. It is true that you only have 64 GB of internal storage, but there are solutions to this situation by purchasing the iCloud service or using other cloud storage services.
Definitely, the iPad Air is the true student iPad, because it combines all the elements that a student is looking for, since it combines features that all users need at a lower price: good screen, Apple Pencil Second generation, Magic Tracpack, M1 chip and the possibility of adding up to 256 GB of storage, becoming in the ideal equipment for those users who need to take notes or get performance in tasks of graphic design, video editing or interface design.