1. yagopico's Avatar
    Hi all, I'm considering upgrading from my 9.7" iPad Pro and have one thing in mind: I love to type with my thumbs holding my 9.7" iPad Pro, which was a real advantage over my old iPad 3. Will I still be able to do this or is the increase in width really noticeable?

    Thanks!

    Yago
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    06-20-2017 05:29 AM
  2. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Your current 9.7” iPad Pro is 6.6 inches wide. The new iPad Pro is 6.8 inches wide. It’s such a narrow difference that even if it’s slightly noticeable at first I’m sure you’ll get used to it.
    06-20-2017 05:48 AM
  3. Nodnerb's Avatar
    5mm wider and 10mm taller. I came from a mini 4 to the 10.5. Right now I'm using the split keyboard to see if I can get used to that.
    06-20-2017 07:24 AM
  4. Cladster's Avatar
    The length in portrait is where you notice it, especially if you read books that way.
    06-20-2017 04:52 PM
  5. yagopico's Avatar
    Thanks for the input!
    06-21-2017 05:06 AM
  6. Cladster's Avatar
    The main reason i returned my 10.5 is i read a lot in portrait and it didn't feel as good compared to my 9.7" pro.
    Also it had a terrible noisy clicky home button and the one on my pro is best i have ever had, smooth and can hardly hear it.
    And its only 4 months old and didn't see the value at the moment.
    06-21-2017 05:43 PM
  7. BoneCollecter's Avatar
    I think it's in the same body shell of ipad 9.7 with reduced bezels.
    06-22-2017 08:48 AM
  8. Frost Forged's Avatar
    I think it's in the same body shell of ipad 9.7 with reduced bezels.
    It’s close, but its slightly bigger on all sides.
    08-04-2017 07:57 PM

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