Its that time of year again. Apple is expected to release the new iPhone 13 and Apple Watch 7. Here is what was announced:
- The new iPad: A13 Bionic Chip. 20% faster performance. Still has home button. 12MP ultra wide camera with Center Stage that follows you around on FaceTime. Ships with iPadOS 15. Starts at $329 with 64GB. Space Grey and Silver. Order Today and available next week.
- iPad Mini: complete redesign. all screen design. Comes in 4 colors. Purple Pink Starlite and Space Grey. 8.3″ screen. Touch ID built into top power button. 40$ faster CPU and 80% faster GPU performance. Built in USB C port. 5G available. Upgraded cameras. Supports 2nd gen Apple Pencil.
Apple Watch Series 7 – largest most advanced display ever. 40% thinner than series 6. Softer more rounded corners. Up to 70% brighter. More durable. IP6X certification for Dust. All-day 18 hour battery life. Charges 33% faster. 8 minutes of charge is enough for 8 hours of sleep tracking. Available in 5 colors as well as other custom models. Series 3 $199 Watch SE $279 Series 7 $399. Available later this fall.
iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Mini: has 5 new colors with a smaller notch. (20%). 28% brighter display. A15 Bionic Chip: 6 core CPU, 50% faster than leading competition. 4 Core GPU with 30% faster graphics. New camera System:
New cinematic mode – a video mode that automatically blurs and unblurs background. Creates automatic focus changes on the fly. Increased battery life on both models. Pricing starts at $699 for the mini and $799 for the iPhone 13. Storage now starts at 128GB.
iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max (aka iPhone 12S)
iPhone 13 Pro has a new 120hz pro motion display for super smooth scrolling and video. Comes in 4 colors with a new Sierra Blue color. 20% smaller true depth camera system. Camera system: clearer pictures and better low light pictures. Allows macro photography now with a minimum distance of 2CM. ProRes Video coming later on that lets you record 4K 30.
New larger battery that is 1.5 hours longer than iPhone 12 Pro and 2.5 hours longer on the iPhone 13 Pro Max.
starts at $999 still for 128GB. New 1TB storage option available. Preoder this Friday. Available September 24.