Technology Matters-A Bushel of Apples

Technology Matters

    The iPad Pro eliminates the home button and adds the company’s face ID.

    No home button allows 11 inch and 12-point-9 inch displays on a smaller body.   

    The new pads are thinner and equipped with a 12X Bionic chip and 1 terabyte of storage.  A USB-C port connector replaces the Lightning port.

    The 11 inch starts at 799…999 for the big boy.

    The upgrade to the Macbook Air laptop includes 13-point-3 inch, edge-to-edge retina display and touch ID.

    16 gigabytes of storage doubles the capacity of its predecessor.

    Its a complete redesign, 25 percent lighter than the previous version.  It has a more responsive keyboard, sleeker border and is made from recycled aluminum.

    1199.

    The Mac Mini with its first upgrade in four years.

    The 64 gigabyte model has a processor five times faster than its predecessor.

    Starting price is 799.

    Apple also reminding users its latest operating system, iOS 12-point-one is available for install on phones and pads.

    So its not just the new iPhones that might make a good Christmas gift, plenty of polished Apples to consider for gifts.

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