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The new iPad Pro 2020 are lightning with Wi-Fi 6

The first and so far only Apple devices equipped with Wi-Fi 6 are the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro: in the launch release Apple hardly says so, but the new iPad Pro 2020 are the first Apple tablets equipped with wireless communication technology last generation. The new iPad Pro 2020 is now available for order on the Apple Store online.

This is not surprising because often the Cupertino multinational company neglects some of the technical specifications, even the latest, to contract on the characteristics and functions deemed most relevant.

The presence of Wi-Fi 6 in the new iPad Pro 2020 only mentioned in the presentation page of the new professional tablets, in a screen that we report in this article. The technical specifications indicate support for 802.11ax wireless technology, a standard that the WiFi Alliance has christened with the trade name Wi-Fi 6.

The new iPad Pro 2020 are lightning with Wi-Fi 6

This technology offers significant increases in both performance and signal range. In theory, using router and Wi-Fi 6 devices, it is possible to reach the speed of 9.6 Gbps, against the 3.5 Gbps possible with the previous standard. Other benefits include better management of multiple devices connected to the same router and lower energy consumption.

To date there are few devices and computers that already support Wi-Fi 6: among these, in addition to the iPhone 11 and iPad Pro 2020, also Galaxy Note 10, the new Galaxy S20 smartphones and also the Dell XPS laptops. Of course, the list is destined to grow longer with the release of new computers and devices. To be able to take advantage of the advantages of Wi-Fi 6, you need a router with this technology: the main manufacturers such as Asus, Netgear, TP-Link and others already offer them, for now at high prices but which will gradually decrease over time contributing to the spreading.

The new iPad Pro 2020 is now available for order on the Apple Store online.

Everything you need to know about the new iPad Pro 2020 in this article.