Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

  • Stylus support makes it easy to get more use out of the tablet, especially if you're a visual artist.
  • A dual-core processor and Apple's A9X chipset power the device, alongside 4GB of RAM.
  • The tablet supports both nano-SIM and eSIM, and offers a Wi-fi only version plus a Wi-Fi and LTE version.
  • The sizable 12.9" IPS LCD display offers a stunning high resolution and scratch-resistant glass.
  • Do audio your way, with four stereo speakers, a 3.5mm headphone jack, and Bluetooth 4.0 support.
  • The huge 10,307mAh battery capacity offers days of power to this humble tablet on a single charge.
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This device is no longer supported by the manufacturer or is no longer available for purchase. This page is for historical information only. If you have questions about hardware selection for your business, contact us.

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)




12.9" IPS LCD (2048 x 2732p)


8MP (rear); 1.2MP (front)


iPad Pro 12.9 (1st generation) (2015)
Apple A9X, dual-core Twister @ 2.26GHz


Lightning, USB 3.0, 3.5mm

Operating System (OS)

iOS 9; upgradeable to iPadOS 16.7.2


10,307mAh Li-ion


Bluetooth 4.0
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac dual-band


Up to 256GB
LTE (LTE model only)



Weight (in grams)

713g (Wi-Fi only model), 723g (LTE model)
1 year


305.7 x 220.6 x 6.9mm





A1584, A1652, iPad6,7, iPad6,8

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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

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Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (1st Generation)

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