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Today, Apple introduced a new iPad, confirming the release of their new tablet with Apple Pencil support.

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As The Verge reports, the updated, 9.7-inch iPad will be available in Apple stores today in silver, space gray and a new gold finish.

The tech source reports that the new-and-improved tablet will include: “Touch ID, an HD FaceTime camera, 10 hours of battery life, an 8-megapixel rear camera, LTE option and Apple’s A10 Fusion chip.”

It'll be available for $329, and they're giving students something special. Apple is offering the new iPad to students and teachers for $299, and the Apple Pencil will be priced at $89 for students and $99 for the average shopper.

Take a first peek at the iPad below:

It's currently available for purchase here.