Apple iPad and MacBook announcement date

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A month after its annual iPhone keynote, Apple today has confirmed an upcoming October 30 event that is scheduled to be held in Brooklyn.

Apple has more in the making, according to an invite sent out to members of the press on Thursday. Apple doesn't usually launch new products in NY, often opting for a venue closer to its home base in Cupertino, California.

Aside from the iPad Pro refresh, it is possible that Apple may unveil a new Mac Mini and MacBook Air.

Apple might also announce a new Apple Pencil that connects to the iPad Pro based on its proximity to the tablet.

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Alongside any new iPads, we may well see an update to the Macbook Air and the Mac Mini, both of which have remained unchanged for the last few years. It claims to have talked to numerous accessory makers at the Global Sources Mobile Electronics Trade Fair in Hong Kong this week, all of which said the 2018 iPad Pro would feature USB-C instead of Lightning.

Two new versions of the iPad Pro which ditch the home button for Apple's Face ID and larger screens. We'll keep you posted on these details as we learn them, but will be bringing you all the latest from the event on the day.

The new iPads will inherit features from the latest iPhones, bringing Face ID and a almost all-screen look to the company's tablets for the first time, people familiar with the product told Bloomberg earlier this year.

"Apple already launched a new iPad this year but that is the regular 9.7" iPad (2018). This image looks like Simpsons with Marge at the bottom, but expect more artistic flair from the event.