3 years Added Care for your computing (accidental damage cover)
All electrical products you buy from us are guaranteed for a minimum of 2 years, at no extra cost. With Added Care, you'll enjoy the same benefits for a period of up to 5 years, while also adding further benefits not included in the original guarantee. More about Added Care
This is an additional 1 year to our standard 2 year guarantee
Product code: 86061106
Highly mobile, highly powerful and now with the ability to use either touch, keyboard or even Apple Pencil, Apple’s 9.7-inch iPad, is as intuitive and entertaining as ever. Powered by a A10 Fusion chip, multitasking, playing games or watching high resolution videos won’t be an issue, while the fingerprint sensor ensures your privacy.
The 9.7-inch iPad is fitted with a 64-bit A10 Fusion chip for speedier loading and functioning of all your apps. You’ll be able to multitask, play loads of games or explore rich educational apps, while enjoying up to 10 hours of battery life.
Capture the moment
Holidays and special occasions can be relived at a later date using the 8-megapixel main camera, which will also record 1080p HD video. Instantly edit your material on the iPad with the help of Photos, iMovie and other apps available on the App Store. Additionally, the iPad has a 1.2MP front-facing camera for those times you want to take centre stage.
The iPad features an unprecedented level of security thanks to Touch ID. Touch ID lets you use your fingerprint as your password, letting you unlock your iPad or make secure purchases on the App Store, iTunes and iBooks. Your fingerprint information stays on your iPad – it is not shared with anyone, even Apple, helping to ensure that your personal information remains private.
iOS 11 is packed with new features, such as augmented reality, that will bring your iPad to life thanks to its beautiful and easy to use interface. Intelligent suggestions are there right when you need them, while advanced technologies protect your privacy and security. Hardware and software work together, taking full advantage of the impressive A10 chip, camera and Touch ID sensor.
Each of the core collection of apps is engineered with incredible attention to detail, like Photos, Maps, Messages, News and Health, that work straight out of the box. Plus, with over a million apps available on the App Store, you'll find plenty of options to do almost anything you can imagine. With iCloud, iOS 10 can connect your Apple products automatically and make your everyday easier. Start a task on your iPad and finish on your Mac. Stream video from your iPhone to your TV through Apple TV. Everything's synced so all your devices have the latest information.
The iOS 11 also comes with an amazing collection of apps, so you can start making the most of your iPad, straight out of the box. Take photos and videos and edit them on the go. Make video calls with FaceTime and send emails. Organise your life with Siri, Maps and the Calendar app. Plus, with over one million apps available on the App Store, you'll find plenty of options to do almost anything you can imagine.
Please note: keyboard and Apple Pencil sold separately.
Additional information: manufacturers often update their Operating System (OS) software over the course of a device’s lifespan – this means that your product might ship with a more advanced OS than specified.
- Accessories Included
- Lightning to USB cable, USB power adapter
- Audio Quality
Different manufacturers use different sound systems to improve your audio experience
- Two-speaker audio
- Battery life
How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
- Up to 10 hours
- Bluetooth Enabled
Wireless way of transferring data between electronic devices over short distances
- Yes - 4.2
- Camera (front-facing)
Used for making video calls
- 1.2-megapixel ƒ/2.2 aperture 720p HD video recording
- Camera (rear-facing)
A camera on the back of the device, typically used for taking photos and videos.
- 8-megapixel f/2.4 aperture 1080p HD video recording
- H24 x W16.95 x D0.75cm
- 9.7" LED-backlit with Multi‑Touch
- Ethernet Port
Allows a connection to a router via a cable (available separately).
- Graphics card type
Graphics card type
A dedicated graphics card enables you to run advanced programmes such as games or design packages more smoothly. Computers without graphics cards run these programmes through their processors.
- Hard drive
Stores files and programmes. A portion of this may already be consumed by pre-installed data.
- Internal Storage
- Location Services
- Digital compass, Wi-Fi, iBeacon micro-location, Assisted GPS and GLONASS, Mobile data
- Memory (RAM)
Random Access Memory (RAM) allows your computer to multitask.
- Memory Card Slots
Memory Card Slots
A memory card slot allows you to transfer photos and files directly from a memory card.
- Operating System Filter
- Operating system
Determines the interface you see on screen and the types of programmes you can run.
- Apple iOS 11
- Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
Pixels Per Inch (PPI)
The resolution of an image within a certain space. The more pixels per inch, the higher the detail on the screen.
The processor (also called CPU) is the "brain" of your computer and enables programmes to run.
- A10 Fusion chip
- Processor Type
Also called CPU (central processing unit) is the circuitry within a computer/laptop/tablet. It carries out the basic instructions that drive a computer/laptop/tablet.
- AMD A10
- iPad 2018
- SIM Card Type
SIM Card Type
The size of SIM card required
- Screen Resolution
Picture quality defined by the number of individual dots (pixels) used to create an image. The higher the number of pixels, the higher the image quality.
- 2048 x 1536 pixels
- Screen Size
- 9.1" to 11"
- Screen size
- Screen sizes (Laptops)
- Up to 10"
- Touch ID, 3-axis gyro, accelerometer, barometer, ambient light sensor
- Touch Screen
- Voice Recognition
Can be operated using spoken commands, so no need for typing, scrolling or clicking.
- Wireless networking
- Wi-Fi- 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
- Standard delivery within 5 working days
- Next or named day delivery
- Named day UK delivery pre-10.30am
- International delivery
- Not available
- Find out how we may still help you
- Click & collect
- Click & collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops from 2pm tomorrow
- Collect+ from a local shop from tomorrow
- Returning an item
If you’ve changed your mind about keeping your purchase, please return it in its original condition with proof of purchase and we’ll exchange or refund it. Unless faulty, this should be within 35 days of receiving your order. By original condition, we’d expect this to mean that you’ve kept packaging and labels, and that the item is undamaged and unused.
You can return for free in the UK via John Lewis and Waitrose Shops, Royal Mail, Collect+ or MyHermes. If you need to arrange collection of large or heavy items, call us on 03456 049 049. For international returns queries, call us on +44 1698 545 454
You’ll find returns information on your delivery note. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy