iPad Pro 12.9 vs iPad 2018

Which one is best for you?

Name iPad Pro 12.9 iPad 2018
Image iPad Pro 12.9
Buy the iPad Pro 12.9
iPad (2018)
Buy the iPad 2018
Display 12.9-inch Liquid Retina display 9.7-inch Retina display
Size and weight Height: 280.6mm
Width: 214.9mm
Depth: 5.9mm
Weight: 633g
Height: 240mm
Width: 169.5mm
Depth: 7.5mm
Weight: 478g
Rear camera 12MP 8MP
Front camera 7MP 1.2MP
Video recording 4K at 30 fps or 60 fps 1080p HD video
Processor A12X Bionic chip
A10 Fusion chip
Battery Up to 10 hours of browsing, video watching or listening to music using Wi-Fi Up to 10 hours of browsing, video watching or listening to music using Wi-Fi
Security technology Face ID Touch ID
Storage 64GB, 256GB 32GB
Connectors USB-C Lightning
Compatible with Apple Pencil (2nd generation)
Smart Keyboard Folio
Apple Pencil (1st generation)
Buy now Buy the iPad Pro 12.9 Buy the iPad 2018

iPad (2018) is the perfect iPad for everyday entertainment and browsing at home and on the go. iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) comes in a larger design with a more powerful processor, making this the perfect model for both creatives and gaming fans.


iPad (2018) has Apple’s brilliant Retina display, making text look as stark as if you were reading on paper and adding beautiful detail to your favourite entertainment across 9.7 inches.

iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) features Apple’s stunning Liquid Retina display with a wide colour gamut – displaying a more true-to-life palette that makes it easier to edit graphics across its large 12.9-inch screen.

iPad Pro 12.9 also features ProMotion technology for smoother scrolling, smoother video content and more.


iPad (2018) features Apple’s A10 Fusion chip, for fast app navigating, speedy game and video graphics and a battery that uses power efficiently.

iPad Pro 12.9 (2018) comes with Apple’s A12X Bionic chip, for truly powerful performance and even faster graphics loading – and impossible to take your eyes off your favourite entertainment. It’s also designed to support multitasking and complex apps, so image and video editing becomes even easier.

Both iPad (2018) and iPad Pro 12.9 are designed to power up to 10 hours of browsing, viewing and listening to music.


iPad (2018) comes with Touch ID technology, and Pad Pro 12.9 (2018) comes with Face ID to help keep your iPad secure.

iPad (2018) supports Apple Pencil (1st generation), and iPad Pro 12.9 supports Apple Pencil (2nd generation) – adding double-tap motions and a drawing and note-taking experience that’s even more natural.

iPad Pro 12.9 supports Smart Keyboard Folio, transforming your iPad into laptop mode in one easy click. You’ll need a Bluetooth keyboard to turn iPad (2018) into a mini laptop.