Apple’s iPad lineup doesn’t always get the attention it deserves.
Often overshadowed by the iPhone 8 rumors is an all-new iPad family that we’re expecting to be announced at some point this year, likely sooner rather than later. Last weekend, we told you all about the new iPhone 8, but now it’s time to give the iPad the same treatment. Read on for our full breakdown of 2017 iPad rumors.
A new 10.5-inch model
Headlining this year’s iPad refresh appears to be a completely new 10.5-inch iPad Pro model. Rumors of such a device first began back in August, when reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo stated that the 10.5-inch iPad would sit in between the 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch models. What is expected to stand out about the 10.5-inch model, however, is its design. The device is expected to feature a near bezel-less design, which means despite having a larger screen, it will be the same physical footprint as the 9.7-inch iPad model. Additionally, the 10.5-inch iPad is said to feature a virtual Home button.
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