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iPad Pro Leaks Hint at What an Apple October Event Could Bring

It looks like something from a spaceship.

The iPad Pro might soon look less like a fancy Kindle and more like a control panel from a spaceship. As the rumored October product launch approaches, leaks have started to bubble up about what’s in store for Apple’s high-end tablets.

So far, rumors have indicated that the iPad Pro will get Face ID capabilities, slimmer bezels, a new Apple Pen, and support 4K HDR output. This is a huge differentiator from the 9.7-inch iPad that was announced in the Spring, which was primarily geared toward educators and students. This upgraded iPad Pro would feature a compact plasma screen suited for animators, architects, and designers in need of a stunning display for their work. On Thursday leaked renders offered a glimpse of what this device could look like.

The new iPad Pros could be sleaker than ever.

One of three CAD images depicts a horizontal iPad Pro with hardly any bezels, reduced thickness, and no home button which suggests Face ID adoption. Its accompanying pictures detail that the device will be 5.86-millimeters thick, down from the 6.1mm thickness of the current models. They also mention that the tablets will come in 11 and 12.9-inch variants, opposed to the 10.5 and 12.9-inch iPad pros available now.

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These were originally tweeted by smartphone leaker Benjamin Geskin and then shared on leak aggregation site SlashLeaks. Hours later, more renders of the potential iPad Pro update surfaced on SlashLeaks, this time showing off a tempered glass accessory from screen protector company Benks.

Reduced bezels, decreased thickness, and Face ID could all come to Apple's high-end tablets very soon.

These images corroborated other reports of reduced bezel size, a thinner overall product, and no home button. However, the web vendor stated that the smaller iPad Pro would be 10.5-inch diagonally, instead of 11-inches. Both leaks follow a report claiming that these new iPad Pros would not come with a notch.

Following Apple’s precedent for past October events, invitations for the launch would go out sometime during the week of October 8 (which is almost over) or October 15. Aside from new tablets, the AirPower wireless charger and new a MacBook Air could also see refreshes if a fourth media event actually does go down.

Fans of the Cupertino-based company will be at the edge of their seat to see if they’ll get “one more thing” this year.

The new Motorola razr is an outrageous revival of an iconic flip phone

The unmistakable RAZR returns in stunning, foldable fashion. Hello Moto!

Motorola did it: the iconic RAZR phone is back, reborn as the razr (all lower case), an Android smartphone with a foldable display that bends in half.

I had 3 hours of playtime with the insanely cool-looking razr yesterday and I can’t stop thinking about the futuristic phone (I even dreamt about it last night!). Me, the guy who has for years been fervently dismissing foldable phones as a passing fad is now obsessed with getting this foldable phone into my pocket ASAP.

Apple announces 16-inch MacBook Pro with (hopefully) a better keyboard

It boasts the largest Retina display yet for a notebook

Apple has announced a new MacBook Pro with a 16-inch Retina display and up to 80 percent faster performance. Most importantly, the laptop has a new keyboard with scissor-style keys that have more travel, instead of the flat “butterfly” keys on the 13- and 15-inch MacBook Pros, which remain unpredictably unreliable.

AirPods Pro review: Apple may have built the perfect wireless earbuds

Bigger and better sound, a tighter fit, and thoughtful design make the new Pods nearly irresistible

There’s one thing about AirPods everyone agrees on: they sound okay, but not knock-your-socks-off great. Apple’s AirPods Pro ticks off that final checkbox.

I’ve been listening to music with AirPods Pro for a day — more than long enough to pass judgment — and they are phenomenal. The $249 true wireless buds are textbook Apple: not the first with active noise cancellation (ANC), but arguably the best.

Tesla Pickup Truck: launch date, specs and design for 'cyberpunk' EV

The next-gen vehicle is almost here.

Tesla’s next vehicle has a launch date, and recent comments suggest the design will be unreal.

The Tesla Pickup Truck has been somewhat shrouded in mystery since it was first suggested in 2016, but it’s gradually formed something of a passion project for CEO Elon Musk. It’s going to have a “cyberpunk” design. It’s going to look like something out of Blade Runner. All of the publicized concept art guesses are wrong. In short, it could end out as one of Tesla’s most surprising designs yet.

Tesla Model Y: price, specs and revised launch date for the compact SUV

Tesla's car is part of a three-pronged strategy to enter the mass market.

The Tesla Model Y is coming, and it’s going to launch sooner than expected.

The compact SUV is expected to start deliveries in the summer of 2020. That’s according to CEO Elon Musk, who announced during Tesla’s third-quarter earnings call on October 23 that the company had moved the launch date from the original fall 2020 window.