Costco is selling the 4th Gen iPad Air SkyBlue model for $399 with $170 off. $170 savings is valid 8/15/22 through 8/21/22, while supplies last. Limit 2 per member. Costco link: https://www.costco.com/4th-gen-apple-ipad-air-64gb.product.100697430.html
It doesn’t come with the latest, greatest, and mighty M1 chips, but it supports (only) 2nd Gen Apple pencil. This may not utilize all the new updated features in iPadOS 16, such as StageManager, which lets the iPad extend the screen to an external monitor. Here are the 4th Gen iPad Air features.
- A14 Bionic Chip with Neural Engine
- Touch ID for Secure Authentication and Apple Pay
- 12MP Back Camera, 7MP FaceTime HD Front Camera
- iPadOS 14 Brings New Capabilities Designed Specifically for iPad
- Support for Magic Keyboard, Smart Keyboard Folio, and Apple Pencil (2nd Generation)