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Trying to decide between two M1 powerhouses? Let's break it down.

Trying to decide between two M1 powerhouses? Let's break it down.

TheIPhoneBlog
Now more powerful iPad Pro 2021 From $799 at Apple Pros Now features a Thunderbolt port Multi-touch screen works with Apple Pencil Excellent 12MP wide and ultra-wide camera as well as FaceID compatibility 4K video recording Split-screen and multitasking functionality Cons Still can't run MacOS programs Requires purchase of a keyboard to function like a laptop The latest and greatest iPad Pro now comes with an Apple M1 chip, a Thunderbolt port, 5G, and a Liquid Retina XDR display. This makes it a real contender against the average laptop. Old reliable MacBook Air 2020 $999 at Apple$950 at Amazon Pros Runs the more robust MacOS operating system Comes with keyboard and trackpad included Has more Thunderbolt ports and a headphone port Features a larger screen Has more battery life Cons No touchscreen or Apple Pencil functionality Limited camera and video At first glance, the MacBook Air may seem a bit lackluster next to the new and improved iPad Pro, but...