Necessary Hardware and Setup

“What hardware and what budget do I need?”
To perform, the 12.9" iPad Pro (from $999) is now the primary piece of equipment for musicians using digital sheet music. You may also use other iPad models* to use the Newzik app, but their ...
Tue, 15 Sep, 2020 at 6:16 PM
"Do I need to set up the iPads in a specific way?"
To ensure an optimal, undisturbed performance, we advise adjusting a few settings on your device (notifications, do not disturb mode, etc.). You will find a comprehensive list of these settings in...
Thu, 20 Aug, 2020 at 4:16 PM
"What about battery life? Will my iPad die on me during a performance?"
12.9" iPads Pro have a very good battery life, lasting approximately 8 hours with a normal use of Newzik. This is more than enough for rehearsals and performance. Bluetooth foot pedals ha...
Thu, 24 Jun, 2021 at 4:47 PM
"We do not have access to WiFi in the venue/rehearsal space. Is this going to be a problem?"
Newzik has some cloud-based features that require an internet network to function. However, this does not mean that your device must be connected to the internet in order to use the app! The great...
Thu, 24 Jun, 2021 at 4:48 PM
"What do I need to do to manage a large numbers of iPads?"
Depending on the number of iPads you will have in your ensemble, your needs in terms of "fleet management" will differ. Because using iPads for sheet music is fairly simple, the only mai...
Thu, 24 Jun, 2021 at 5:29 PM
What are the options for purchasing and renting iPads?
To purchase iPads and Apple Pencil, please write to us so that we can put you in touch with the right teams at Apple Business. An interesting alternative to buying the equipment is leasing, wh...
Thu, 24 Jun, 2021 at 4:22 PM