On March 8th, 2022, Apple announced the M1 iPad Air at the Peek Performance event. This update brought Apple Silicon to the iPad Air for the first time, plus it added 5G on cellular models and a new Ultra Wide front-facing camera with Center Stage.
- The new 8-core CPU is up to 60% than the previous model, and the 8-core GPU has up to 2x faster graphics performance
- The Ultra Wide 12 megapixel front camera includes Center Stage, which automatically pans to keep participants in view as they move around, even adjusting as new participants enter the conversation
- 5G was added to cellular models, reaching peak speeds of 3.5Gbps
- The USB-C is 2x faster, allowing data transfers up to 10Gbps
- Apple added a blue finish, along with space gray, starlight, pink and purple
iPad Air Wallpaper
The update brought new iPad Air wallpapers, which we included in high resolution for you to download below. To view the high resolution images, tap or click the images below.