Apple on Wednesday introduced that on Tuesday, March 8, the corporate will maintain a particular occasion” at 10 a.m. Pacific. The occasion will stream reside on Apple.com and also will be accessible via the TV app on Apple units and on Apple TV.
Invites despatched by Apple to the media and others embrace the tagline, “Peek efficiency” and a 3D variation of the unique Apple brand with six colours. Apple doesn’t disclose what merchandise it is going to announce within the invitation, however the invite’s artwork and tagline drive hypothesis. There’s additionally an AR animation while you view the occasion web page in Safari on an iPhone.
We are going to nearly definitely see a brand new iPhone SE with 5G, which has historically been launched within the spring, and the present mannequin is due for an replace. Studies have additionally acknowledged that Apple might launch a brand new iPad Air, updates to the Mac mini lineup, and a brand new bigger companion to the 24-inch iMac. We might additionally see smaller bulletins, resembling updates to Apple’s providers.
However the tagline suggests extra. It’s been practically 16 months since Apple launched the M1 chip, its first Apple-made processor for Macs, so that would imply it’s time for an replace with the rumored M2. And the six-colored brand might trace at a brand new shopper Mac accessible in several colours just like the 24-inch iMac. Studies are that Apple is engaged on a revamped MacBook Air, its most inexpensive laptop computer, and the timing for its launch at this occasion appears proper.
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The “Peek efficiency” tagline and the 3D brand will certainly result in grander speculative ideas, nonetheless. Rumors of Apple’s work with AR/VR headset has picked up in latest month, and the invite might make folks suppose Apple goes to disclose its headset. If the corporate does that, this might be Tim Cook dinner’s signature occasion.
Roman has lined know-how because the early Nineteen Nineties. His profession began at MacUser, and he is labored for MacAddict, Mac|Life, and TechTV.