Apple reiterates that it has no plans to merge iPad and Mac

Apple marketing chief Greg Joswiak maintains that the iPad and the Mac aren’t merging anytime soon, despite the inclusion of the M1 chip in the latest iPad Pro models.

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The Cupertino tech giant on Tuesday unveiled a new 11-inch iPad Pro and 12.9-inch iPad Pro equipped with the M1 Mac chip, and a 24-inch iMac that looks conspicuously like an oversized iPad. That, naturally, has led to speculation that the two product lines could be merging in the future — a claim Apple has denied.

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