• New iPad Pro Models May Be Prone to Bending

    1 month ago - By Mac Rumors

    Apple's new 11 and 12.9-inch models are its thinnest yet, measuring in at just 5.9mm, and both forum complaints and a new bend test video suggest the two devices have the potential to bend without a huge amount of force.
    On the MacRumors forum, there have been a few complaints of bending from MacRumors readers. Forum member Bwrin1, for example, posted a photo of a bent 12.9-inch iPad Pro suggesting it had bent from just a weekend trip in a backpack.
    The iPad Pro in question does indeed appear to have a curve to it, refusing to lay flat on a table. At the same time, YouTuber...
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  • Original Apple Pencil vs. Apple Pencil 2

    Original Apple Pencil vs. Apple Pencil 2

    1 month ago - By Mac Rumors

    Alongside the new 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models, Apple introduced a second-generation Apple Pencil , which is designed to work exclusively with its latest tablets.
    In our latest YouTube video, we took a look at the new Apple Pencil 2 and compared it to the original Apple Pencil to highlight all of the improvements that Apple made with the second iteration of its iPad stylus.
    Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos.
    Design wise, the Apple Pencil 2 is sleeker and smaller than the original Apple Pencil because of the elimination of the Lightning connector at the top of...
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  • New Apple iPad Pro tablets appear to be vunerable to bending

    New Apple iPad Pro tablets appear to be vunerable to bending

    1 month ago - By Phone Arena

    If you own one of the new 2018 Apple iPad Pro models, we don't have to tell you that you made a pretty expensive investment in a new tablet. The 11-inch model starts at $799, and the 12.9-inch version is priced at $999 and up. Even if you don't like putting a case on your mobile devices, you might want to buy one after watching how easily the iPad Pro can be bent. The latest video from JerryRigEverything, found at the top of this article, reveals that bending the thin tablet doesn't even require you to work up a sweat.
    The iPad Pro bent easily near the microphone hole ...
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