Apple products such as tablets, laptops and smartphones grew in sales in 2021. In any case, despite the great attractiveness of these products, they are certainly not all great gadgets, and in this article, we will focus on Apple's winning and losing products in 2021.
Winner: iPhone 13 Pro Max >
Like the last few years, this year Apple's biggest phone is the company's best phone . Specifically, battery life and screen size are the two strengths of this phone. The screen size and resolution of this phone is not different from the previous generation, but thanks to the support for 120Hz refresh rate, this screen has become more attractive. Although many companies have switched to 120Hz displays over the years, Apple has not rushed in as usual, but instead has been able to provide a pleasing user experience from the start.
Furthermore, this increase in screen speed is not at the cost of reducing battery life, and in terms of video playback and web browsing, this phone offers 9 and 6 hours more battery life than the previous generation, which is also possible thanks to the larger battery. We should also mention the better use of the main camera, the improvement of the telephoto camera and the provision of autofocus capability for the ultra-wide camera.
Winner: iPhone 13 Pro
Utilizing an ultra-wide camera with autofocus and an attractive 120Hz display makes the iPhone 13 Pro also on Apple's 2021 list of winners To be placed. The battery of this phone is 10% bigger than the previous generation, which thanks to this feature, you will enjoy 4 hours of battery life for watching videos. Last year, the iPhone 12 Pro was not a very good phone, as it had significant weaknesses compared to the Pro Max model. But this year, Apple has paid more attention to the iPhone 13 Pro, and apart from the screen size and battery capacity, it is no different from the Pro Max model.
Loser: iPhone 13
In 2021, the iPhone 13 will be a losing product. Although $ 250 cheaper than the Pro model, it does not have a 120Hz display, has a smaller main sensor, does not have a telephoto camera on the back panel, and lacks an autofocus and macro focus feature. Also, unlike the Pro models, which use 6 GB of RAM, this phone has 4 GB of RAM.
Winner: iPad Mini
The new generation iPad mini is an attractive product. After years of waiting, Apple has finally given up its old look and used an attractive design for this phone. This $ 550 tablet received a lot of attention in 2021 and was able to attract a lot of attention.
Winner: 12.9-inch iPad Pro
Apple's largest tablet was introduced in 2021 at a high price. The tablet uses a mini-LED display, which Apple calls the Liquid Retina XDR. Mini-LED displays are essentially the same as LCD displays that use much smaller LEDs for backlighting. The same approach allows them to bring much better brightness and higher contrast. IPad Pro with M1 chipset, which is the most powerful tablet on the market.
Winner: 11-inch iPad Pro
The 11-inch iPad Pro also comes with the M1 chipset, but unlike its bigger brother, it does not use a mini-LED display. Overall, the size of this tablet is suitable for many users, and its price is such that it attracts a lot of users. It should be noted that the 64 GB model of iPad Air 2020 is priced at $ 650 and you have to pay $ 819 to buy the 256 GB model. Meanwhile, the 128GB model of the 11-inch iPad Pro is priced at $ 880, so it makes more sense to buy this tablet.
Loser: Apple Watch 7 Series strong>
Apple unveiled the seventh generation Apple Watch alongside the iPhone 13 series, but a few The smartwatch went on sale the following month. Currently, users have to wait about one to two weeks to buy this watch. Due to these production problems, the demand for this smartwatch has decreased. On the other hand, we should note that the production of Apple Watch SE has not stopped and this product still has high sales.
Winner: MacBook Pro 2021 and M M1 Pro and M1 Max
Many users and experts believe that in 2021, Apple will bring the MacBook Pro series back to its true place. Features such as magnetic charger, SD card slot and HDMI port that were removed from these laptops are back. The mini-LED display has also doubled the appeal of these two models. But in the meantime, the M1 Pro and M1 Max chips are the most important feature of the new generation MacBook Pro series. There are 10-core processors and 14 or 16-core GPUs. On the other hand, the M1 Max is introduced with a 24- and 32-core GPU, which means it has a lot to say in terms of graphics. According to reviews, the new generation MacBook Pro easily does the heavy work, and specifically, the MacBook Pro series is designed and built for professionals who want to put a lot of pressure on their laptop.
Overall, thanks to Macs using Apple's proprietary chips, demand for these products has grown significantly, and we need to see if competitors can close the gap on Apple in the near future.
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Source: GSM ArenaTags: apple's, winning, losing, products, 2021