iPad Pro 2021 with M1 chip, 5G, 120Hz display, and thunderbolt starts at just $799

iPad Pro 2021 with M1 Chip Price in Nepal

Finally, Apple introduced iPad Pro alongside iMac, Apple TV, and AirTag via an online event. The latest iPad Pro comes with the same M1 chipset used in Macbook Air and Macbook Pro. Here, we get outstanding specs and feature which can make it a perfect computer replacement. Let’s have a look at the specs, features, expected price, and availability of the iPad Pro 2021 in Nepal.

iPad Pro 2021 Overview

M1 Chip, Fast Storage, and Thunderbolt

M1 chip has made its way to iPad Pro. The chipset has an 8-core CPU which has 50% better CPU performance than last year’s A12z chip. Also, the GPU performance has been improved by 40%. It has 16-core Apple Neural Engine and Advanced Image Signal Processor (ISP) which makes the iPad more powerful.

iPad Pro 2021 with M1 Chip Processor

The iPad Pro is available for up to 16GB of RAM and up to 2TB of storage. The storage is twice as fast as compared with its predecessor.

The USB Type-C port supports Thunderbolt and USB 4.0. It has maximum data transfer rate of 40Gbps and allows you to connect an external monitor with up to 6K resolution. The Thunderbolt also supports up to 10Gbps Ethernet speed.


The new iPad Pro also has 5G models. As per the company, it has the most 5G bands among all the tablets in the market right now. In the US, it supports a millimeter-wave and higher frequency version of the 5G network which allows you to achieve internet speed up to 4Gbps. There is also support from eSIM so you can sign up for 5G plans on the spot.

12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDR Display

The iPad Pro 2021 comes with two display sizes: 12.9-inch and 11-inch. Let’s talk about the 12-inch first because there is some exclusive technology on the 12.9-inch model. There is a mini-LED design that consists of 10,000 LEDs across the entire back of the display. It has 1000 nits of typical brightness and 1600 nits of peak brightness. The panel has a stunning 10,00,000:1 contract ratio.

iPad Pro 2021 Display

The 11-inch model has a regular Liquid Retina display. Both models support a 120Hz adaptive refresh rate which apple is using since 2018. They support other features like True Tone, P3 wide color, HDR, and Dolby Vision content. It supports Apple pencil but you have to buy it separately.

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Design and Magic Keyboard                    

Look wise, it is identical to last year’s iPad Pro. ON the back, there is a square camera module on the top left side that houses dual cameras, a LIDAR scanner, and a Quad-LED flash. The apple logo is placed at the center of the rear panel. It has 4 speakers which make the media consumer consumption experience so good.

iPad Pro 2021 with M1 Chip Design and Magic Keyboard

The Magic Keyboard with backlit keys provides a comfortable typing experience. It has an integrated trackpad and has a floating design for smooth angle adjustment. It comes with only a white color option.

Improved Front Camera

Here, the iPad Pro has a new 12MP Ultra Wide front-facing camera with a staggering 122-degree field of view. During a video call, the device can zoom in to keep you in the center of the frame and zoom out if someone sites beside you.

iPad Pro Camera

The rear camera remains the same but has some improvement from the software side. There is a 12MP wide lens, 10MP Ultra Wide lens, and a LiDAR scanner. Improved IPS and NPU in the Mi chip enable Smart HDR 3 and LiDAR scanner helps in autofocus during night time.

Taking about the video quality, the tablet can record [email protected]/25/30/60fps and 1080 up to 240fps from the rear camera while the front camera is capable of recording [email protected]/30/60fps.

Rest of the Specs

The 12-inch model has a 40.88Wh battery while the 11-inch model has a 7538mAh battery. Both of them support 18W of fast wired charging. Don’t worry about the charger, Apple has included the 18W adapter along with a USB Type-C cable inside the box.

iPad Pro 2021 with M1 Chip Specs

In terms of connectivity, it supports dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac/6, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, 5G (Cellular Model only), and has USB Type-C 3.1 thunderbolt port and magnetic connectors.  

Apple iPad Pro 2021 11”, 12.9” Specifications:

Body12.9-inch Model: 280.6 x 214.9 x 6.4 mm, 682g (Wi-Fi), 685g (5g)
11.0-inch Model: 247.6 x 178.5 x 5.9 mm, 466g (Wi-Fi), 470g (5g)
Display12.9-inch Model: Liquid Retina XDR panel with mini LEDs, HDR10, Dolby Vision
11.0-inch Model: Liquid Retina IPS LCD panel, HDR10 Dolby Vision
Resolution12.9-inch Model: 2048 x 2732 pixels
11.0-inch Model: 1668 x 2388 pixels
Refresh Rate120Hz
Touch Sampling Rate480Hz
ProtectionScratch Resistance, oleophobic coating
ProcessorM1 Chip
GPUApple GPU (8-core graphics)
Storage128/256/512GB, 1/2TB
OSiOS 14.5
Rear CameraPrimary: 12MP with f/1.8
Ultrawide: 10MP with f/2.4, 125-degree field of view
-LiDAR Scanner
Selfie Camera12MP with f/2.4 and 112-dgree field of view
Video ResolutionRear: [email protected]/25/30/60fps, [email protected]/30/60/120/240fps
Front: [email protected]/30/60fps
Security3D Face Unlock
AudioStereo Speakers (4 Speakers)
Connectivitydual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac/6, hotspot, Bluetooth 5.0, 5G (Cellular Model only), USB Type-C 3.1
Battery12.9-inch Model:  40.88Wh
11.0-inch Model: 7538mAh
ChargingWired: 18W Wireless: Not Available
IP CertificationNot Available
ColorsSilver, Space Grey

iPad Pro 2021 with M1 Chip Price in Nepal and Availability

The 2021 Apple iPad Pro 11-inch starts at $799 for the regular Wi-FI model while the 12-inch model starts at $1,099 for the Wi-Fi model. For each cellular model, you have to add $200. The expected starting price of the 2021 iPad Pro 11-inch in Nepal is NPR 111,990 and NPR 165,990 for the 12-inch model.

iPad Pro 2021 ModelsPrice in USPrice in Nepal (Expected)
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 128GB, Wi-Fi$799NPR  111,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 128GB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$999NPR 141,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 256GB, Wi-Fi$899NPR 133,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 256GB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,099NPR 156,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 512GB, Wi-Fi$1,099NPR 165,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 512GB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,299NPR 189,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 1TB, Wi-FI$1,399NPR 222,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 1TB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,599NPR 245,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 2TB, Wi-Fi$1,899NPR 282,990
iPad Pro 11” (2021) 2TB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$2,099NPR 305,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 128GB, Wi-Fi$1,099NPR 165,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 128GB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,299NPR 189,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 256GB, Wi-Fi$1,199NPR 179,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 256GB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,399NPR 202,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 512GB, Wi-Fi$1,399NPR 209,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 512GB, Wi-Fi+ Cellular$1,599NPR 232,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 1TB, Wi-Fi$1,799NPR 268,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 1TB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$1,999NPR 292,990
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 2TB, Wi-Fi$2,199NPR 328,999
iPad Pro 12.9” (2021) 2TB, Wi-Fi + Cellular$2,399NPR 351,990