Another year, Another iPhone. This year the major change to the iPhone is that USB-C is predicted.
You can watch the live stream on Apple’s website: https://www.apple.com/apple-events/event-stream/
We will be updating this post as the show goes on.
This event will focus on Apple Watch and iPhone.
- Next generation of Apple Watch with series 9
- s9 processor
- 30% faster GPU for super smooth animations
- all day 18 hour battery life
- Faster Siri requests that is processed on device instead of the cloud.
- watch OS 10
- Double brightness of series 8. 1-2000nits
- The ability to ping your iPhone thanks to Ultra Wideband support, Watch Series 9 lets you do precision finding for the iPhone, like the iPhone can with an AirTag.
- Double tap – tap index finger and thumb together twice. Can answer and end calls and more. Available next month.
- New Pink Aluminum case
- First Ever Carbon Neutral Product
- No longer use leather in any Apple Products including Watch bands.
- New fake leather bands will be called FineWoven
Apple Watch Ultra 2
- Powerful new S9 Chip
- same new features of the Series 9 watch
- Ultra bright 3000 Nits
- Night mode automatically at night.
- Same Great Battery Life as Ultra
- 95% recycled material.
Can order the new models today and they will be available September 22. SE starts at $249, Series 9 starts at $399, Ultra 2 is $799.
- Has Dynamic Island
- Super Retina XDR Oled Display
- 1600 Nits Brightness. 2000 Peak Brightness outdoors.
- iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus models.
- New aerospace grade aluminum enclosure with 5 stunning colors.
- ceramic shield glass
- New advanced camera system — 48MP main camera
- New 2x 12MP Telephoto option with optical quality.
- Next-generation Portraits – machine learning with automatically switch to portrait mode and works with dogs and cats.
- Focus and depth control in pictures after the photo has been taken.
- Better night mode and smart HDR in the day.
- A16 Bionic Chip, 16 core neural engine. 5-core GPU, 6-Core CPU
- Ultra Wideband 2nd generation chip. Precision finding to find friends with clear directions and directions. Built into FindMy.
- Audio quality for calls has been updated, with a more advanced machine learning model that prioritizes your voice. Select Voice Isolation to come through loud and clear. “It’s a feature you can use every day.”
- USB-C is replacing the Lightning cable.
- Can charge you apple watch or AirPods with your iPhone.
- iPhone 15 starts at $799 and iPhone 15 Plus is $899 for 128GB models. US carriers are offering up to $800 off with trade-in
iPhone 15 Pro
- Titanium Grade 5 design. The most pro iPhone ever created.
- Lightest Pro Models ever.
- Thinest Boarders ever on iPhone.
- Ceramic Shield front display
- 6.1″ iPhone 15 Pro and 6.7″ iPhone 15 Pro Max
- 4 colors
- Ring silent switch is gone and now a customizable action button like the Apple Watch Ultra. Can choose from a set of actions.
- Advanced Pro Display
- A17 Pro Chip – Breakthrough new GPU that is 3 nanometer. 6-Core CPU. 10% faster performance. 2x faster Neural engine with machine learning on device instead of the cloud.
- New USB-C with USB 3 speeds. 20x faster transfer speeds.
- Pro Class GPU with 6 cores and 20% faster.
- Hardware Accelerated Ray Tracing for more realistic graphics and higher FPS.
- Pro Camera – 48MP main camera with a larger sensor. Better low light performance. Users can shoot with 4x more resolution that before. 24MP merge the best of low light and details together.
- Can shoot in multiple focal lengths.
- 3x Telephoto Camera with a 5x optical zoom at 120mm focal length.
- Improved ultrawide camera. Macro to 120mm
- ProRes as 4K60 and ability to record directly to external storage devices.
- Can capture Spatial Videos and relive them in Apple Vision Pro. (Later this year)
Starting at $999 (128GB) for iPhone 15 and $1199 for iPhone 15 Pro max (256GB)
iPhone preorder starts Friday September 15, available September 22.
iPhone SE from $429, iPhone 13 from $599, iPhone 14 from $699, iPhone 15 from $799, iPhone 15 Pro from $999.