After months of speculating whether or not we will secure an iPhone 12 and Apple Peep 6 in the identical timeframe as outdated years, Apple has confirmed this would possibly presumably host a September originate occasion in 2020 — merely about, for sure. The corporate final week despatched out an invite for Sept. 15 at 10 a.m. PT (1 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. UK). It would possibly per chance be accessed via Apple’s web build, its YouTube channel or thru the events app on Apple TV. Any other one year, the headliner of this occasion would be apparent: a novel iPhone. Nonetheless the mess that is 2020 has likely compelled some adjustments to the lineup. Though Apple hasn’t released an official assertion about what we are able to ask, the company did warn investors in July that the next iPhone would be delayed by “just a few weeks.” A preference of outlets, including CNET and Bloomberg, have additionally suggested we are going to not be taught an iPhone 12 until as a minimum mid-October.Nonetheless even with a novel iPhone out of the equation, there’s restful plenty left for Apple to insist on Tuesday. We’re wanting forward to unique hardware, utility and subscription companies at this occasion.
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No iPhone 12, now what? Apple’s September occasion preview
Hidden clues in the invite The tag line “Time Flies” on the invitation hints that the Apple Peep might per chance be the headliner of this occasion. Nonetheless there’s additionally a extraordinarily definite nod to augmented reality. Clicking on the occasion logo in Safari prompts the date of the occasion, 9.15, to seem as an AR animation. This might per chance presumably consult with a time-of-flight sensor that became once rumored to advance lend a hand to the iPhone this one year, admire the one on the 2020 iPad Pro. Or it would possibly per chance label at more ARKit capabilities on the next iPad Air, which is additionally rumored to secure a refresh at this occasion. We can dissect the invite all day, but the correct factor all of us know for sure is the time and date of this occasion. If 2020 has taught us one thing, it be that we in actuality can’t rule the leisure out. As a replace, let’s focal point on what all of us know ideal now.
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Quite a lot of Apple Watches and iPads in the pipelineApple has filed a pair of variations of the iPad and Apple Peep with the Eurasian Financial Fee, as at the muse reported by French tech build Comsomac. Within the previous, filings have offered a reasonably exact perception into what Apple would be launching next.
The Apple Peep Sequence 6 is expected to have better battery life for more grand sleep tracking, and as a minimum one unique health tracking characteristic. The strongest rumor looks to be about unique SpO2 or blood oxygen stage tracking. Read more: Apple Peep Sequence 6 rumorsThe other shock would be a inexpensive version of the Apple Peep, presumably known as the Apple Peep SE, with the identical gape and in actuality feel as the contemporary Sequence 3. It’s likely it would possibly presumably price the identical, starting up at $200, but advance with a more moderen processor. The most contemporary rumors regarding the iPad Air refresh express an even bigger display conceal with out bezels and a identical beget to the contemporary Pro mannequin. Which blueprint flat edges and no house button. In preference to replacing Touch ID with Face ID, rumors express a Touch ID sensor built-in into the side button. The up as a lot as now iPad would likely additionally secure an upgraded processor, as the contemporary Air restful makes exhaust of Apple’s older A10 chip. It would possibly per chance additionally switch to USB-C in space of a Lightning connector admire the iPad Pro. The easier processor would allow more ARKit capabilities, despite the indisputable truth that not reasonably as advanced as what you secure from the iPad Pro with its depth-sensing lidar scanner. Study more regarding the expected unique iPads right here.Instrument: WatchOS 7 and iPadOS 14 would possibly per chance secure a plump releaseWith the Apple Peep 6 and iPad Air out in the wild, it would possibly presumably finest invent sense for Apple to liberate their corresponding OS updates as effectively. Releasing the closing version of WatchOS 7 is a no brainer. This update permits sleep tracking on present Apple Watches (Sequence 3 or increased) and entails a novel hand-washing characteristic. Releasing accurate iPadOS by itself would be sophisticated on fable of it be so interlaced with iOS 14, so Apple would possibly per chance wait to originate the unique mobile OS alongside the unique iPhone 12 in October. Recent fitness provider and a bundle known as Apple OneLast one year Apple went all-in with subscription companies admire Apple TV Plus, Files Plus and Apple Arcade, and we’d per chance not have seen the final of it. Apple is rumored to be launching a novel fitness provider with guided exercises, principally geared to the Apple Peep, but additionally in the market to circulate on the iPhone, iPad and Apple TV. There are masses of third-occasion apps that attain this already, but this one would be Apple-branded and straight away built-in with the Health app, equal to what Fitbit offers with its Top rate subscription provider that bills $10 per month. And if all that sounds admire subscription overload, there is a bundle for that. Apple is additionally acknowledged to be launching a novel subscription companies bundle known as Apple One. 9to5Google even learned a reference of this hidden in the code of the Android version of Apple Tune. The opposite merchandise that would possibly per chance invent an appearanceThere’s additionally a chance of one more factor at the tip of the virtual presentation. If that is the case, listed below are just a few other merchandise we had been hearing rumors about that would possibly per chance invent an appearance. In utter of most to least likely: AirTag trackers: Tile tracker competitors to trace misplaced itemsAirPods Studio: Over-the-ear headphones with the AirPods nameHomePod Mini: A smaller, more affordable HomePod13-dash MacBook Pro Apple’s long-awaited AR glassesJoin us dwell for our Apple occasion preview at 9: 30 a.m. PT on Sept. 15 on CNET.com and on YouTube, in conjunction with submit-occasion prognosis following the bulletins.