Apple Pencil (2nd generation) – Technical Specifications

Apple Pencil is a line of wireless stylus pen accessories developed by Apple Inc. for use with supported iPad tablets.

The first-generation Apple Pencil was unveiled alongside the first-generation iPad Pro on September 9, 2015. The Pencil is supported by the first and second generation iPad Pro models, the sixth-generation iPad released in 2018,[5] and the 2019 releases of iPad MiniiPad Air, and iPad.[6] It communicates wirelessly via Bluetooth, and has a removable cap that conceals a Lightning connector used for charging.

A second model was unveiled in 2018, which is used on the third and fourth generation iPad Pro models. It uses a magnetic connector on the side of the tablet for charging rather than a physical connection, and includes touch-sensitive areas that can be tapped to perform actions within supported apps.

Apple Pencil (2nd generation) – Technical Specifications

Overview

The new Apple Pencil delivers pixel-perfect precision and industry-leading low latency, making it great for drawing, sketching, coloring, taking notes, marking up email, and more. And it’s as easy and natural to use as a pencil.

The new Apple Pencil also features an intuitive touch surface that supports double-tapping. So now you can change tools without setting it down.

Made specifically for the 11-inch iPad Pro and 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd generation), it features a flat edge that attaches magnetically for automatic charging and pairing.

What’s in the Box

  • Apple Pencil (2nd Generation)

Dimensions

  • Length: 6.53 inches (166 mm)
  • Diameter: 0.35 inch (8.9 mm)
  • Weight: 0.73 ounce (20.7 grams)

Connections

  • Bluetooth

Other Features

  • Magnetically attaches and pairs

Compatibility

  • iPad Models
    • iPad Pro 11-inch
    • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (3rd generation)
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