"iPad is our clearest vision of the future of personal computing."
iPad Pro! Now Phil is coming to speak about it.
New iPad Pro - full sized keyboard, iOS 9 slide over features. Screen 12.9 diagonal. iPad Air Width same as pro height. 5.6M pixels
The biggest screen we've ever made. With a bigger screen iPad, your movies are more cinematic.
Most advanced display" focusing on use in watching movies and using apps. Variable refresh rate
It uses the same custom timing controller made for the iMac 5k display. It has a variable refresh rate to save energy. 3rd gen 64bit, A9x chip, with double memory. 1.8x faster than the A8x it replaces. "This is desktop class performance."
iPad Pro A9X chip: 2x memory bandwidth, 1.8x faster than A8. Graphics 2x faster. Faster than 80% of portable PCs in CPU, 90% in GPU
4 speaker audio System (Each corner) adjusts stereo balance depending on how you hold it
AutoCAD 360 from Autodesk.
Smart Keyboard adds a physical keyboard to iPad Pro. Woven fabric keyboard in cover, attaches to new "smart connector"
iPad Pro also getting a stylus: for more accuracy. "Apple Pencil"
The software in iOS9 automatically adapts to use the physical keyboard instead of the software keyboard. The connecter passes data and power.
"Apple Pencil." Now showing a Jony Ive video about the pencil.
When you're using the pencil, the iPad scans twice as often. Sensors detect position and force.
Sensor screen has 2x sensitivity when using pencil - records position, force and angle. Has Lightning connector to recharge from iPad Pro.
It's possible to use the Pencil at the same time as your finger.
Apple emphasizing that finger touch is still primary input method. Pencil is used for higher accuracy and new apps
Markup and draw directly in Notes and Mail.
Microsoft has come up to talk about Office.
Office now has pen tools for the Pencil.
Microsoft on stage showing how Office can use iOS 9 features and new iPad Pro. Clearly Surface isn't selling, despite IDC wish/report
Word and Excel on the same screen, side by side via iOS9.
"Good friends" at Adobe brought in to demonstrate iPad apps. It's almost as if 1995-2005 never happened!
In the new Office on iPad, drawing shapes convert to shapes automatically.
Photoshop Fix new retouching app for iPad. Facial detection lets you add a smile. Crazy!
Adobe is showing 3 applications. Adobe Comp makes converting shapes to placeholders fast, and also gives access to TypeKit fonts for the first time.