Editors Liked

  • Fast performance and WiFi speeds
  • All-screen design
  • Adventurous color choices
  • Works with Pencil 2 and Magic Keyboard
  • Healthy battery life
  • Impressive spatial audio
  • USB-C means better support for chargers and dongles
  • Trackpad support means true laptop replacement
  • Compatible with iPad Pro accessories

Editors Didn't Like

  • Still no Face ID
  • Selfie camera could be better
  • No rear camera flash
  • No 120Hz or OLED screen
  • Screen only medium brightness
  • Lacks the extra rear cameras and lidar of the iPad Pro
  • The Magic Keyboard is still pricey
  • Only step-up storage option is a big jump, $749 for 256GB