Rumor Report Card: New Apple Pencil Announced Instead of New iPads

Over the past four days, there were several conflicting rumors about Apple announcing new iPads, a new Apple Pencil, or a combination of those two things. In the end, the only product announced was a lower-cost Apple Pencil with a USB-C port.

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Below, we have put together a rumor report card that recaps all of the reports and speculation leading up to Apple's press release today.



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Top Rated Comments

Chiromac81 Avatar
8 months ago
Brutal...and underwhelming!
Score: 9 Votes (Like | Disagree)
abatabia Avatar
8 months ago
Looks like Gurman for the win.

A year without iPads is strange indeed, but then again they don’t need spec bumps as has so so often been said.

The software needs a rethink. iPads are amazing content consumption devices and that’s about it.
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
TheNewLou Avatar
8 months ago
So I guess this means MacRumors doesn't have an embargoed 11th gen iPad
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
OneBar Avatar
8 months ago
Still got 45 minutes...
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ry-guy Avatar
8 months ago
Kind of strange to be honest, especially heading into the holiday season. I know people will still buy iPads regardless, but i wouldn’t recommend anyone to buy one right now then. Seems Most likely a spring refresh then?
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Todd Fisher Avatar
8 months ago
Whew. Talk about an exciting day for Apple fans hahaha.
Score: 4 Votes (Like | Disagree)