Articles about Apple Pencil

Future Apple Pencil Could Sport A ‘Slide’ Gesture
When Apple introduced the second-gen Apple Pencil, the company also introduced new gestures. This involved tapping on the side of the stylus to change functionality, such as switching back and forth between the pen tool and the eraser tool, for example, but future Apple Pencils could come with a new feature.

Alleged Apple Pencil 3 Shown Off On Video
Apple’s upcoming Spring Loaded event is largely expected to see the company introduce a refresh to its iPad lineup. The rumors are claiming that we could see Apple introduce updated iPad Pros that use mini LED displays, a welcome change given that the iPad lineup has used LCDs ever since it was first introduced.

Apple Pencil 3 Could Debut Alongside The New iPads
The last time Apple introduced an update to the Apple Pencil it was back in 2018 where the stylus came with a redesigned body and charging system. It was a much-welcome update over the clunky method from the original Apple Pencil. We have heard rumors that Apple could be working on the Apple Pencil 3 with a redesigned tip, and now it seems that the device could debut next week.

Alleged Third-Gen Apple Pencil Leaked With Redesigned Tip
When Apple introduced the second-gen Apple Pencil a few years ago, they brought various changes to the design and features of the stylus. This included a matte finish, magnetic charging, and also the ability to double tap on the stylus to change functions while using different types of apps.


Foldable iPhone Expected To Arrive In 2023
There have been rumors suggesting that Apple could consider getting into foldable smartphones. It’s a bit of an odd rumor given that foldable devices haven’t exactly exploded in popularity, so why would Apple think it’s such a great idea? However, if you are looking forward to such a device, then you might have to wait until 2023.

Future Apple Pencil Could Come With A Built-In Screen
It might be easy to think of the Apple Pencil as a mere stylus, but it is more than that. It features support for things like pressure sensitivity, palm rejection, and also low latency to give off the feeling like you’re drawing with a real pen/pencil. However, it seems that future versions of the Apple Pencil could actually come with a stylus.

Future Apple Pencils Could Act As A Real Life Color Picker
If you own the Apple Pencil and use it together with apps like Procreate, you probably know that you can use the Apple Pencil to act as a color picker where you can select colors in images within the app and replicate said colors. However, what if you wanted a color that was not available in the app or if you can’t seem to replicate that particular shade?

Future Apple Pencils Could Simulate The Feel Of Writing On Paper
There’s really nothing not to like about the Apple Pencil. Ok, maybe it is kind of expensive, but if you’re someone who creates a lot of digital art, the low-latency of the Apple Pencil and the palm rejection features are pretty awesome, but as is the case with most styluses, it isn’t quite the same compared to putting pen (or pencil) to actual paper.

iPadOS ‘Scribbles’ Lets You Write Anywhere On Your iPad
One of the selling points of the iPad is the accompanying Apple Pencil accessory. With pressure-sensitivity support and palm rejection, it turns the iPad into a legitimate note-taking and drawing app. However, support for the Apple Pencil was lacking in a lot of native apps save for a handful such as notes.

The Next Apple Pencil Could Come In A Black Finish
The Apple Pencil is currently two-generations in, but it has so far only been offered in one color finish – white. However, a tweet by Mr White claims that Apple could actually be preparing a new color option for the Apple Pencil and that this time round, it might be launched in a brand new black finish.

Apple’s Next Magic Trackpad Could Support Apple Pencil Input And Offer Wireless Charging
Apple’s Magic Trackpad is an accessory that is highly-beloved by many Mac users, but it has not been updated in quite a while. We suppose it isn’t quite necessary, but it doesn’t mean that it cannot be improved upon. In fact, it seems that Apple could be toying with a rather interesting idea that will make the accessory a must-have for users.

iOS 14 Could Turn Apple Pencil Handwritten Words Into Text
As far as styluses are concerned, the Apple Pencil is pretty expensive. However, many have praised the stylus, especially when used together with the iPad Pro. The size and the response of the Apple Pencil makes it ideal for drawing as well as taking down notes, where it could be faster to write than type.

Case Maker Hints At Apple Pencil Support Coming To 2019’s iPhones
Ever since the Apple Pencil was introduced, there have been many wondering if support for the iPhone would be coming. We have heard rumors that it could come to 2018’s iPhones, but that clearly did not pan out, and more recently, we’ve heard that it could be coming to this year’s iPhones.

Apple Pencil Support Could Be Coming To Apple’s 2019 iPhones
Ever since Apple introduced the Apple Pencil to the iPad, many have been wondering if there could ever be a time when the Apple Pencil could eventually support the iPhone. So far, the stylus has been an exclusive to the iPad lineup, but now according to a report from Business Insider, that could change with the 2019 iPhones.

Logitech’s Crayon Will Soon Work With The iPad Pro
The Apple Pencil stylus was initially only supported on the iPad Pro, but since last year, the company started to include support for its cheaper iPads. However the same couldn’t be said for cheaper third-party alternatives, like the Logitech Crayon stylus which only worked with the cheaper iPads and not the iPad Pro.

Apple Pencil Can’t Charge Inductively With The New iPads
Apple recently launched some new iPad models. This included a 10.5-inch iPad Air and a 7.9-inch iPad mini. These are designed to be Apple’s new lower-end iPads, but despite that, they also came with support for the Apple Pencil which had more or less been an exclusive to the iPad Pro.

Apple Pencil Teardown Hints At Potential New Features
The first-gen Apple Pencil was a pretty straightforward device that allowed users to use it with the iPad Pro, Apple improved upon its functionality with the launch of the second-gen Apple Pencil that was announced alongside the newly-designed iPad Pro. Now thanks to a teardown of the device by the folks at iFixit, it seems that the device could potentially do more than advertised.

Old Apple Pencil Isn't Compatible With New iPad Pro
Wondering whether your old Apple Pencil will work with your brand new iPad Pro? You’re out of luck. You’ll have to purchase a new stylus for your new tablet. It will not be possible to use the first generation Apple Pencil with this generation of the iPad Pro.

Alleged Apple Pencil 2 Details Revealed
When you think of Apple’s iPad Pro tablet, chances are you might also be thinking about the Apple Pencil, which is Apple’s take and reimagining of the stylus. While critics have panned the Apple Pencil as being a very expensive accessory, it is hard to deny how effective it is and how it does pretty much as advertised.

Apple Patent Suggests At Improvements To The Apple Pencil
The Apple Pencil together with the iPad Pro have been lauded by creative professionals as being the perfect tool that allows them to draw and take notes on the go, thanks largely to the iPad Pro’s display which offers a fast refresh rate, and the Apple Pencil that has multiple pressure points and also a very low latency.