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iPad Mini 4 teardown: a hard to repair mini iPad Air 2

iPad Mini 4 teardown: a hard to repair mini iPad Air 2

New device, new teardown. As Apple's newest iPhones and iPads make their way to customers, iFixit asks the usual question it asks of any new device in the market: how easy, or hard, will it be to fix? Given how Apple's devices are tightly sealed contraptions, perhaps the terribly low final score of the new iPad Mini 4 isn't that shocking. But the little tablet did still manage to make some interesting revelations, like how this small tablet resembled more the iPad Air 2 than its immediate predecessor.

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iOS 9 download error? Try iTunes (no, really)

iOS 9 download error? Try iTunes (no, really)

This morning iOS 9 was released by Apple to the public for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. Along with this release came a bit of an error for users attempting to download remotely. Tapping the Update button on one's own iPhone results in a failed download for some users. As it were, the iTunes-based update from a user's connected Mac or PC seems to be the trick - no errors yet reported.

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What stylus-lovers need to know about Apple Pencil and iPad Pro

What stylus-lovers need to know about Apple Pencil and iPad Pro

Apple may not have invented the stylus, but the Apple Pencil for the iPad Pro is notable all the same as the first time the notoriously pen-opposed firm has offered such an accessory officially. While the keynote was focused on accuracy, minimal latency, and speed of charging - just 15 seconds plugged into a Lightning port to muster enough power for thirty minutes of sketching and writing - true tableteers were left with some questions outstanding.

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iPhone 6s and iPad Pro: every hands-on video you need

iPhone 6s and iPad Pro: every hands-on video you need

Yesterday we had the opportunity to get some hands-on time with the full collection of new Apple products at the company's special event in California. Included were the iPhone 6s, the iPhone 6s Plus, the iPad Pro, and the new Apple TV. Today we've got a hands-on video roundup with the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, a video of the device's camera apps, the iPad Pro, the Pro with its new Apple Pencil, and the iPad Pro Smart Keyboard.

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iPad Pro hands-on: Big tablet puts MacBook Air on notice

iPad Pro hands-on: Big tablet puts MacBook Air on notice

The iPad Pro is huge. Incredibly, vastly, ridiculously huge. 12.9-inches may not be big in the grand scheme of screens, but when it's slapped on the front of a 6.9 mm thick tablet it's astonishing to pick up. Still, while the iPad Pro might be as close to the "digital newspaper" of science fiction past as we've got so-far, it makes far more sense as a content creation tool than one for consumption.

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Apple Event round-up: iPhone 6s, new Apple TV, iPad Pro, and more

Apple Event round-up: iPhone 6s, new Apple TV, iPad Pro, and more

Apple’s September 9 event has reached its end, but the excitement has only begun. The company introduced the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus today, the long-rumored iPad Pro, a new Apple TV, and much, much more. We covered it all live as the news dropped, and you'd be well advised to head into the SlashGear Apple Hub for all the details in their shiny glory ahead of the inbound hands-ons. Don't have time for that? We've rounded up all the big details to make life easier.

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iOS 9 arrives September 16

iOS 9 arrives September 16

Apple has dropped a ton of details today, introducing a bunch of new products and all the features they bring the company’s new and long-lasting fans. Slipped in among all the videos and exciting announcements was a note about iOS 9's availability — it’ll be arriving next week, on September 16. This is the same version of iOS the company has shown off on the new and oft-rumored iPad Pro, of course; the new version has already been out in some users’ hands as a beta.

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iPad mini 4 slims Apple’s smallest tablet even more

iPad mini 4 slims Apple’s smallest tablet even more

Apple has updated its smallest tablet, introducing the iPad mini 4. Now just 0.65 pounds, the smaller, lighter version of the iOS slate played a quiet second-fiddle to the much larger iPad Pro, but comes in at a much lower price, catering for those who don't want the professional-style support for Apple Pencil.

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iPad Pro pricing and release details: starting this November

iPad Pro pricing and release details: starting this November

This November the iPad Pro will be made available for the first time in Apple Stores across the United States. The iPad Pro will come in three iterations, starting with 32GB internal storage, ramping up to 128GB of internal storage with Wi-Fi only, and ending up with a 128GB version with Wi-FI and Cellular data. These devices begin at $799 and end at $1079, sans the accessories. The Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard will be sold separately.

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iPad Pro keyboard case brings QWERTY to big Apple tablet

iPad Pro keyboard case brings QWERTY to big Apple tablet

This morning Apple revealed the iPad Pro, and along with it, a keyboard case that folds over its front. This device has a physical keyboard that's very thin, able to fold out and hold the iPad Pro up as it sits down on the surface of your desk, flat. Apple suggests that this keyboard is made with a "woven fabric" to create the structure of its keys, and that it'll work with the iPad Pro's "Smart Connector."

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Apple Pencil for iPad Pro revealed: The stylus’ time has come

Apple Pencil for iPad Pro revealed: The stylus’ time has come

Apple's iPad Pro is bringing a stylus accessory with it, Apple Pencil, the company's official pen for the tablet. Recharging from a Lightning port - with a plug on the very end of the Pencil itself - the digital stylus opens the door to artwork, digital graphics, handwriting, and more.

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This is the iPad Pro – a 12.9-inch iOS 9 tablet

This is the iPad Pro – a 12.9-inch iOS 9 tablet

Apple has officially announced the iPad Pro, the company's latest iOS tablet, with a 12.9-inch multitouch display. Billed as "the biggest news in iPad since iPad" by Apple CEO Tim Cook, the new tablet is "the biggest and most capable iPad we've ever created."

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