The New 9.7-inch iPad 6 Receives A Slight Price Cut For AppleCare+
Apple hosted its Education event yesterday and introduced the new iPad 6 with major improvements but more or less the same design. However, given the price point, the model definitely is an appealing tablet. In addition to this, there are certain benefits that you receive with the new iPad 6. if you're considering to get the new iPad and are also interested in coupling it with AppleCare+, you will receive a $20 discount for two years coverage. So let's dive in to see some more details on the matter.
AppleCare+ For The iPad 6 Is $20 Cheaper In Two And Three Years Of Time
AppleCare for the new iPad 6 will start at $59 for two years. The price is a reduction from $79m which was charged previously. In addition to this, if you want three years of AppleCare+ coverage, you can get it for $79 on the iPad 6. The three-year model was previously priced at $99. So that's a plain $20 saving if you're up for it.
Aside from the AppleCare+ price reduction, Apple has also announced that it will discount the Apple Pencil for users with educational purposes. The iPad 6 is a very capable device which will allow students and teachers to connect in a productive manner. Students can do a whole lot of work which was previously not possible. Teachers, on the other hand, can keep track of the progress and more.
Apple also announced a bevy of new software. The Schoolwork app allows educators to assign handouts and also lets teachers keep track of student's progress. The company also updated its iWork Suite - Pages, Numbers and Keynote apps with support for the Apple Pencil. The new ClassKit framework will give room for more productive apps for the iPad 6.
if you missed out on the event, you can check our complete roundup of the Apple Education Event. There will be more to the story, so be sure to stay tuned in for more details.
This is all for now, folks. How did you like the new 9.7-inch iPad? Would you be willing to get one? Share your views with us in the comments.
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