iPad Air

Apple’s full-sized iPad wasn’t exactly cumbersome or heavy to begin with, but we’ll welcome a slimmed waistline and reduced weight any day. The aptly named iPad Air features a 7.5mm thin unibody design, weight of just 1 pound – down from 1.33 – plus a pared down, modernized frame, coupled to updated internals including a 64-bit A7 processor, M7 coprocessor, Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity, and twice-as-fast WiFi thanks to MIMO technology (Multiple-In-Multiple-Out). It also maintains the same 10 hours of battery life managed by its predecessor and comes in Silver and Space Gray flavors with up to 128GB of storage.

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