Although the focus of today is on the iPhone 7 and the new Apple Watch, the company has refreshed its iPad lineup slightly. It is updating storage SKUs across all iPads to mirror the iPhone 7: with 32 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB tiers. This means all iPads have an effective price cut with further savings for the 9.7 inch and 12.9 inch iPad Pro.
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The iPad Pro has had the biggest shakeup with pricing on higher storage tiers falling. The 9.7 inch iPad Pro costs $599 for 32 GB, $699 for 128 GB, and $799 for 256 GB. The 12.9 inch iPad Pro costs $799 for 32 GB, 128 GB for $899 and 256 GB for $999.
The iPad Air 2 is now available in 32 GB and 128 GB storage options, priced at $399 and $499. The iPad mini 4 is the same storage options and the same price points.
iPad mini 2 appears to be being slowly deprecated, now offered in a single 32 GB configuration for $269. Truly new iPads are not expected until 2017 but at least Apple is bringing minimum storage in line with its other iOS devices.
There are also a slew of new colors for the iPad Silicon cases and Smart Covers.