From Apple, the iPad Air 2 is astonishingly thin at 6.1 millimeters and weighs less than one pound, so it feels unbelievably light in your hand. It comes with a redesigned 9.7-inch Retina display, the new A8X chip with 64-bit architecture, Touch ID fingerprint sensor, new cameras, faster wireless, and up to 10 hours of battery life—all in a thin, light, and solid aluminum unibody in three gorgeous metal finishes. iPad Air 2 comes with iOS 8, which delivers a simpler, faster, and more intuitive user experience with new Messages and Photos features, predictive typing for the QuickType keyboard, Family Sharing, iCloud Drive, and more. New thin and light design iPad Air2 has been redesigned to be 6.1mm and weigh less than one pound. Stunning new 9.7-inch Retina display. Fully-laminated 2048-by-1536 display with improved contrast and clarity—so you see richer colors and improved contrast for a more immersive iPad experience. Custom antireflective coating dramatically improves readability in various lighting conditions. Powerful A8X chip with M8 coprocessor The A8X chip features 64-bit desktop-class architecture, with up to 40% faster CPU and 2.5 times the graphics performance, while still delivering 10-hour battery life. Apps and games are incredibly fluid and responsive. The M8 coprocessor measures motion data with advanced sensors and a new barometer. Touch ID—fingerprint identity sensor. A fast, easy, and secure way to unlock your iPad and log into secure apps from the Home button. Your fingerprint can approve purchases from iTunes, App Store, and iBooks Store. 8MP iSight camera New iSight camera with 8-megapixel sensor captures great photos, even in low-light conditions. Supports burst mode, 5x photo zoom, HDR, and timer, as well as square, and panorama camera modes. Record 1080p HD video at up to 30 fps, and capture slo-mo video in 120 fps. Use the new Time-lapse mode to create amazing videos. FaceTime HD camera Features an improved sensor with face detection, delivering better performance, even in low-light and backlit conditions. Capture 720p HD video and 1.2MP photos. Perfect for FaceTime video calling over Wi-Fi and cellular, Photo Booth, video. capture, burst HDR, and more. Faster wireless Faster 802.11ac Wi-Fi with MIMO delivers up to 866Mbps throughput. Up to 50% faster LTE, supporting even more LTE networks around the world4. In the U.S. and UK, iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular models now come with the Apple SIM, for a flexible 4G plan. Apps from the App Store, plus books, movies, and more More than 675,000 apps designed. specifically for iPad—for productivity, creativity, gaming, travel, photos, and more.