Your guide to buying a Mac, iPad, iPhone, Watch and Apple TV
The Apple kit we’re most excited about
The introduction of the iPad Pro has seen Apple change its stance somewhat on input devices for its tablets: witness the Apple Pencil and Smart Keyboard (reviewed on page 87). The key difference between Apple and its rivals is that where companies like Microsoft see a stylus as an integral part of the user experience, Apple’s take is that the Pencil is an enhancement of, not a replacement for, other types of user input.
The iPad mini and iPad Air 2 have a Split View mode, so you can work in two apps side by side