On September 12, at the highly anticipated ‘Wonderlust’ Apple event, the world is set to witness the introduction of the latest iPhone 15 series, along with a slew of fresh hardware updates and exciting new products.
Mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 12th, at 10 am PT / 1 pm ET, as Apple gears up for its next product extravaganza. While the star of the show will undoubtedly be the forthcoming iPhone 15 series, Apple is also poised to introduce a fresh lineup of Apple Watches.
September 2022 saw an eventful showcase from Apple, featuring the debut of the iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro, and iPhone 14 Pro Max. Additionally, Apple introduced the Apple Watch Series 8, a second-generation Apple Watch SE, the innovative Apple Watch Ultra, and the next iteration of AirPods Pro.
1. The iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro lineups
Traditionally, Apple rolls out updates for the iPhone and Apple Watch every September, and this year is likely to follow suit. Anticipate unveilings of the upcoming iPhone 15, iPhone 15 Plus, iPhone 15 Pro, and iPhone 15 Pro Max models.
All these models are expected to transition to USB-C charging and incorporate Dynamic Island technology, while introducing new color options. The iPhone 15 Pro series is likely to replace its hefty stainless steel frame with a lighter yet robust titanium version, powered by Apple’s cutting-edge 3nm A17 chip. Moreover, they might include an Action button akin to the Apple Watch Ultra and feature slimmer display bezels.
2. Apple Watch Series 9
As an upgraded version of the 8 series, Apple expects to launch the 9 series. Although there are not many major changes, they are preparing to introduce the Apple Watch Series 9 with some new colors and some limited features. The main Apple Watch lineup with a new S9 chip based on iPhone 13 A15.
3. Apple Watch Ultra 2nd Generation
Released in 2022 and only available in 49mm uncolored titanium, the apple watch ultra was designed as a watch aimed at athletes and extreme sports enthusiasts.
The Ultra 2 is expected to launch alongside the new iPhone and they hope to bring the best Apple Watch out there with a new chip and new titanium colors.
4. New iPhone cases and Apple Watch bands
In addition, it has been announced that some new bands will be introduced to Apple Watch. They have intended to release a watch band with woven fabric and magnetic buckle features similar to the existing buckle band. You can buy watch bands in the future in colors that match the colors of the new apple watch.
5. A USB-C charging case for AirPods
Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman says that Apple will release a USB-C charging case for AirPods this year. Apple expects to make design and hardware changes to AirPods this year, not this year, but in 2024. For the first time, Apple will introduce some more products with Lightning charging, which requires USB-C charging in accordance with EU regulations for its phones.
6. USB-C cables and Apple Thunderbolt cables
Apple has introduced this new device for those who want to take advantage of faster fast charging through USB-C charging to iPhone 15.
From time to time the company decided to remove the other acceorsies that come with the iPhone, but this time also the charging cable comes with the iPhone. iPhone 15 comes with a 1.5-meter braided USB-C cable to match the phone’s color.
If you regularly transfer large files from your iPhone to a computer, such as ProRes 4K videos, you may want to consider purchasing a Thunderbolt cable. The new Thunderbolt 4 cable is designed with 145 watts of power, so it will be useful for Mac laptops and other Thunderbolt-enabled devices.
New iPhones are distributed worldwide with the latest iOS version. Apple will start shipping the new iPhone 15 models on Friday, September 22, so Apple expects iOS 17 and watchOS 10 to be released between September 12-22.