iPad Pro Outperforms Retina MacBook, MacBook Pro And Surface Pro 4 In … – Venture Capital Post
The recently unveiled member of the iPad family has been spotted on benchmark test. This newest device made by Apple outperforms the MacBook, MacBook Pro and the Microsoft’s much owned Surface Pro.
According to BGR, Apple’s CEO Tim Cook stated that iPad Pro may be not a replacement from the user’s traditional PC but then this device has something that can outdo the old PC. Furthermore, this was proven on the reviews that are made wherein the iPad Pro demonstrate its very powerful hardware making it outperforms its competitors, MacBook and Surface Pro 4 in the benchmark tests.
The iPad Pro is engineered by a dual-core A9X chip clocked at 2.25GHz or around “300-or-so” Mhz faster than the iPhone 6s’s A9 chip. In addition, this device has gone through various benchmark tests, finding some fascinating results. Obviously, the iPad Pro beats any iOS device, as it is armed with better graphics and 4GB of RAM.
Moreover, the 12.9-inch tablet got similar performance with the 13-inch MacBook Pro and Surface Pro 4 in single-core tests, and it’s faster than the 12-inch Retina MacBook and the 2015 MacBook Air. In the multi-core tests, the iPad Pro shows great performance as well, outdoing Apple’s Retina MacBook and MacBook Air. More notably, when it comes to graphics performance, the A9X chip is better than anything currently available found in a computer, regardless of its kind.
As for the price competition, Apple Insider stated on its article that iPad Pro is prices at $799 while its rival Surface Pro 4 that has lost in benchmarks test is tagged at $899. But then, if the users wish to have a Surface Pro 4 that is more powerful than the iPad Pro they have to upgrade into the $1299 version powered by an Intel Core i5, which costs as much as Apple’s 13 inch MacBook Pro.
Additionally, MacRumors cited the availability of the iPad Pro, this device was launched November 11 and it has limited in-store stock at select Apple Retail Stores in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom and some other countries. But then, it is available on Personal Pickup in U.S. stores.
When it comes to the iPad Pro’s accessories, most Apple Stores have not received stock of the Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard. Meanwhile online shipping estimates currently range between 3-4 weeks in the U.S. and many other countries for the accessories.
Based on the benchmark tests, the iPad Pro is really a powerful device as it outperforms the MacBook, MacBook Pro and the Surface Pro 4. Furthermore, this handset in on a limited in-store stocks state and as for its accessories consumers need to wait for about a month to have the Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard on their hands.