Apple Watch Series 6 and other new items will be presented on September 15
On the Apple, site appeared the announcement of the presentation, during which is expected to present Apple Watch Series 6, an updated iPad Air, reduced HomePod, and possibly their first in-ear headphones is brand Beats. The event will take place on September 15 at 21:00 Moscow time. The slogan of the presentation is “Time flies”.
Given the tagline, Apple is likely to focus on the Apple Watch. The Series 6 could add blood oxygen monitoring and improved sleep tracking, as well as a faster processor. There are also rumors that Apple is announcing a cheaper Series 3 replacement model that will compete with cheaper fitness devices like Fitbit.
During the publication of its last quarterly report in the summer, Apple confirmed that it had canceled the launch of new smartphones in September. Four new iPhones are expected to be announced later this year: two cheaper iPhones 12 with 5.4 "and 6.1" and two Pro models with 6.1 and 6.7 "screens. If so, the 5.4-inch smartphone will be the smallest since the iPhone SE launched in 2016, and the 6.7-inch model will be the largest ever.
All new models will have a square-edged design similar to the iPad Pro, while the more expensive ones will still have stainless steel rather than aluminum edges. The company also plans to use navy blue for the Pro models to replace Midnight Green from the 2019 iPhone 11 Pro lineup. Among the most significant improvements in the new A14 processor, which improves speed and energy efficiency.
Meanwhile, Apple has asked suppliers to assemble at least 75 million new iPhones with 5G chips by the end of this year, roughly the same as last year's release level. The tech giant expects next-generation iPhone shipments could reach 80 million units as early as 2020. Sources say the new smartphones are slated to launch in October.
Also towards the end of the year, the company promised to show the first fruits of work on an ARM-based silicon Mac. It was reported that their release will begin in 2021.
The new Apple TV box with a faster processor and an upgraded remote control may not arrive until next year.
Apple has announced an increase in demand for the iPhone, iPad, and Mac from those who work and study remotely during the pandemic. iPhone revenues still account for nearly half of all Apple sales. The company's shares are up 76% this year, making it the first in the US market to surpass $ 2 trillion.