Original iPad Pro 12.9-inch Datasheet

iPad Pro 12.9-inch
Source: apple.com – iPad Pro 12.9-inch

The Apple iPad Pro 12.9-inch (Original – 1st Pro Generation) is a tablet designed, manufactured, and sold by Apple from 2015 to 2017 as part of the iPad Pro series. The tablet was introduced on September 9, 2015, and its price started at $799.

The first generation iPad Pro 12.9-inch features a Dual-Core 2.26 GHz 64-bit Apple A9X processor with Twelve-Core graphics, Apple M9 motion coprocessor, 4 GB of RAM, 12.9″ high-resolution Retina multi-touch widescreen LCD IPS Display, fingerprint identity Touch ID sensor built into the Home button, Wi-Fi, 32 GB / 128 GB and 256 GB of flash memory, Bluetooth 4.2, Dual camera system; front 1.2 Mpix FaceTime HD camera, and rear 8.0 Mpix camera with 1080p video recording capability, accelerometer, Ambient light sensor, digital compass, Lightning port, 3.5-mm headphone jack, and an optional version with GPS, 3G, 4G / LTE data capability.

This iPad was discontinued on June 5, 2017, and replaced by the iPad Pro 12.9-inch 2nd Generation. Today iPad Pro 12.9-inch is 8 years old!

iPad Pro 12.9-inch Details

IntroducedSeptember 9, 2015 – 8 years ago
ReleasedNovember 11, 2015*1 – 8 years ago
March 21, 2016*2 – 8 years ago
DiscontinuedJune 5, 2017 – 6 years ago
Last Software UpdateMay 13, 2024 – 12 days ago
Time on the Market18 months (1 year)
Time of Support102 months (8 years)
Model IdentifieriPad6,7
Model NumberA1584 (Wi-Fi)
A1652 (Wi-Fi + Cellular)
Order NumberML0F2LL/A (32 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
ML0N2LL/A (128 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
ML0T2LL/A (256 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi)
ML0G2LL/A (32 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
ML0Q2LL/A (128 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
ML0U2LL/A (256 GB Silver Wi-Fi)
ML0H2LL/A (32 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
ML0R2LL/A (128 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
ML0V2LL/A (256 GB Gold Wi-Fi)
ML3K2LL/A (128 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ML3T2LL/A (256 GB Space Gray Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ML3N2LL/A (128 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ML3W2LL/A (256 GB Silver Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ML3Q2LL/A (128 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ML3Z2LL/A (256 GB Gold Wi-Fi + Cellular)
Original Price$799 (32 GB Wi-Fi)
$949 (128 GB Wi-Fi)
$1,099 (256 GB Wi-Fi)
$1,079 (128 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular)
$1,229 (256 GB Wi-Fi + Cellular)
ColorsSpace Gray
Weight1.57 – 1.59 Ibs.
712 – 721 Grams
Dimensions12” H x 8.68” W x 0.27″ D
30.48 cm H x 22.04 cm W x 0.68 cm D
*1 32 GB and 256 GB iPad Pro models
*2 128 GB iPad Pro model

iPad Pro 12.9-inch Tech Specs


ProcessorApple A9X
Processor Speed2.26 GHz
Number of Cores2
CoprocessorApple M9 motion
Cache64 KB L1
3 MB L2


Storage32 GB
128 GB
256 GB


Memory4 GB LPDDR4


Graphics CardPowerVR Series 7XT
Number of Cores12


Display12.9″ Retina widescreen LCD IPS Display
Resolution2732 x 2048
Refresh Rate60 Hz
Pixel Density264 ppi
Brightness424 cd/m2
Apple Pencil (1st Generation)


ButtonsVolume + / –
Sleep / Wake up


SensorsTouch ID
Ambient light
Three-axis gyroscope


Networks*UMTS/​HSPA/​HSPA+/​DC‑HSDPA (850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz)
GSM/EDGE (850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz)
CDMA EV-DO Rev. A and Rev. B (800, 1900 MHz)
LTE (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 38, 39, 40, 41)
Wi-Fi802.11a/b/g/n/ac dual-channel (2.4 GHz and 5 GHz) HT80 with MIMO
BluetoothBluetooth 4.2
SIM slotnano-SIM*
Ports1 – Lightning port
1 – 3.5-mm headphone jack
1 – Smart Connector
Camera1 – 1.2 Mpix front FaceTime HD camera
1 – 8.0 Mpix rear camera
LocationAssisted GPS*
iBeacon microlocation*
Digital compass
Audio In2 – Microphones
Audio Out4 – Stereo Speakers
*Cellular version only


Audio FormatsHE-AAC (V1 and V2)
AAC (8 to 320 Kbps)
Protected AAC (from iTunes Store)
MP3 (8 to 320 Kbps)
Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4, Audible Enhanced Audio, AAX, and AAX+)
Apple Lossless
Video FormatsH.264 video up to 720p, 30 frames per second, Main Profile level 3.1 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
MPEG-4 video, up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 by 480 pixels, 30 frames per second, Simple Profile with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats


Original OSiOS 9.1
Maximum OSiPadOS 16.7.8
Intelligent AssistantSiri
System RequirementsOS X 10.8.5 or later
Windows 7 or later


Battery38.5 W Rechargeable Lithium-Polymer
Battery Capacity10307 mAh
Battery LifeUp to 9 hours
Power AdapterApple 12 W USB Power Adapter

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