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macrumors 6502
Original poster
Apr 23, 2006
Rather than comb through dodgy 17 Best iPad Pro Application links I thought I'd get the collective ideas from you.

I have an iPad Pro 2nd gen arriving tomorrow and the only applications I really know about that I would like to try are Lightroom and Pages/Numbers. What are the absolute essentials? What do people use for digital music (Korg-type things), or for sketching and the like? And.. well, any recommendations would be great!

Thanks all.


macrumors 68000
Apr 24, 2015
Lancs, UK
Procreate is my favourite ‘proper drawing’ app. TouchDraw is really good for quick technical sketches. For ‘napkin sketches’ the Apple Notes app is already great.

I use iThoughts for mind mapping. It’s how I take notes for anything and everything, including business meetings with clients.

GoodReader is my personal preference for PDF reading, though PDF Expert is also ok in my experience.
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