Apple reportedly plans to present a wide screen design with a thin bezel thickness, similar to the display carried by the iPhone X. This raises speculation that the iPad Pro 2018 will also have a small space at the top of the screen.
A number of codes found on the latest iOS beta of iOS 11.3, referring to devices referred to as the unreleased modern iPad. Now, without a definite context, it is judged to have no meaning whatsoever.
In the past year, before it was announced, Apple referred to iPhone X as a modern iPhone. The modern word is reportedly used by Apple internals as a designation for devices that are present after the iPhone 8 series, such as the Face ID-backed iPhone X as a replacement for the Touch ID.
Apple iPad Pro is expected to be introduced at the WWDC event, along with the second generation of Apple's newest affordable smartphone, the Apple iPhone SE 2. Other rumors calling this tablet will be announced along with the announcement of the 2018 iPhone model in September.