After a month since its unveiling at Apple’s first event of the year 2022, the Apple iPad Air 5 is finally available in Nepal. At the event, Apple introduced the new iPhone SE 2022, iPad Air 5, and Mac Studio.
The Apple iPad Air 5 price in Nepal is Rs. 99,000 for the 64GB Wi-Fi only variant and Rs. 1,19,000 for the 256GB Wi-Fi only variant. It is available for purchase at the Apple-authorized stores.
So, what do we get with the iPad Air 5? Let’s find out!
Apple iPad Air 5 Specifications
- Body: 247.6 x 178.5 x 6.1 mm, 461 g/462 g (Wi-Fi + Cellular), Nano-SIM/e-SIM
- Display: 10.9 inches Liquid Retina display, 2360 x 1640 pixels, 264 ppi
- Chipset: Apple M1 chip
- CPU: 8-core CPU with 4 performance cores and 4 efficiency cores
- GPU: 8-core GPU
- Memory: 8GB RAM and 64/ 256GB storage
- OS: iPadOS 15
- Rear Camera: 12MP Wide camera, ƒ/1.8 aperture
- Video: 4K video recording at 24 fps, 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
- Front Camera: 12MP, f/2.4, 122° FOV
- Video: 1080p HD video recording at 25 fps, 30 fps, or 60 fps
- Battery: Non-removable Li-Po 28.6Wh
- USB: USB-C 3.1 Gen 2, Supports external display up to 6K resolution at 60Hz
- Misc: Fingerprint (top-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, compass, barometer
- Colors: Space Gray, Starlight, Pink, Purple, Blue
Apple iPad Air 5 Price in Nepal: Rs. 99,000 (64GB, Wi-Fi) | Rs. 1,19,000 (256GB, Wi-Fi)
Apple iPad Air 5 Overview
iPad Air 5 looks identical to the previous iPad Air. It’s big and the bezels are all pretty thin on all sides. The corners are rounded and have a very slim profile.
It comes in 5 colors: Space Gray, Pink, Purple, Blue, and Starlight.
The back has a single camera module just like the iPad Air 2020 and there’s a Touch ID on the top. Furthermore, it has 4 speakers and 2 microphone systems for clear audio.
iPad Air 5 is still using the same 10.9-inch Liquid Retina display found on the iPad Air 4. It is a 60Hz display with a screen resolution of 2360×1640 at 264 PPI.
The display panel comes with a fingerprint-resistant oleophobic coating, wide color gamut (P3), and True Tone. Apple also claims that iPad Air 5 has a max brightness of 500 nits.
iPad Air 5 uses the Apple M1 chipset which employs Octa-core (4×2.5 GHz Vortex + 4×1.6 GHz Tempest) CPU and 8-core Apple GPU. For memory, it has 8GB RAM and 64/256GB internal storage.
This is a huge upgrade as the previous iPad Air came with Apple Bionic A14.
The new iPad Air comes with WiFi only or both WiFi and Cellular support. Matter of fact, it supports 5G (sub-6 GHz) connectivity as well. However, only the Wi-Fi variant is available in Nepal.
Furthermore, it supports one external display up to 6k 60Hz via the USB-Type C port.
iPad Air 5 has the same 12MP main camera on the rear as the iPad Air 4.
On the front, it has an upgraded single 12MP Ultra-Wide camera. with Center Stage feature.
For videos, it can capture up to 4k 60fps from the rear camera and up to 1080p 60fps from the front camera.
iPad Air 5 supports the 2nd generation Apple Pencil but you will have to buy the pencil separately.
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iPad Air 5 has a 28.65Wh battery. It is rated to provide up to 10 hours of battery life when watching videos or surfing the web.
Furthermore, iPad Air 5 runs on iPad OS 15.
Apple iPad Air 5 Price in Nepal and Availability
The Apple iPad Air 5 price in Nepal is Rs. 99,000 for the 64GB Wi-Fi only variant and Rs. 1,19,000 for the 256GB Wi-Fi only variant. It is available for purchase at Apple-authorized stores.
|iPad Air 5||Price in Nepal|
|64GB WIFI||Rs. 99000|
|256GB WIFI||Rs. 119000|
iPad Air 5 brings significant upgrades in terms of power as it is using the M1 chip. This makes it as powerful as the iPad Pro.
iPad Air 5 is a big step up from iPad Air 4 when it comes to performance and 5G connectivity. Except that, it has the same display and design as the iPad Air 4.
What are your thoughts about the iPad Air 5? Share your thoughts in the comments below.
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