Apple has confirmed that its next major event will take place on September 14. The iPhone 13 keynote, officially branded as ‘California Streaming’ will be a digital-only event broadcasted from the Steve Jobs Theater in the Apple Park campus, located in Cupertino, California.
September 14: California Streaming Event Info
- Time: This Apple keynote is scheduled to start at 10am PDT and will available live online on various streaming platforms including, Apple.com and Apple’s YouTube live stream.
- Format: Because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this will be again a digital-only event with no live audience. Apple will most likely stream pre-recorded segments for each new product or service that will be unveiled.
- Expectations: Traditionally the most expected moment of the keynote will be the unveiling of a new iPhone generation. The 2021 flagships are expected to be named iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 Pro.
Fact: We also expected a new watchOS device to be unveiled, the Apple Watch Series 7!
iPhone 13 Keynote: What to expect!
Apple should skip once again the S-model cycle, which seems to be a thing of the past and continue with the iPhone 13 naming.
We expect a similar lineup to the 2020 flagships which includes four new models: iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
Leaks highlighted as noticeable design changes a smaller notch, a diagonal dual-lens camera layout for the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini, as well as a thicker back camera module across the board. For more changes please check our leaks and rumors section.
California Streaming – Apple Watch 7
The Apple Watch 7 is expected to showcase a design change with flatter edges and an increased screen size of 41 mm respectively 45 mm.
Rumor: Production delays might cause a shortage in supply for the Apple Watch 7. Nevertheless, Apple plans to release it in alongside the iPhone 13 lineup.
iPhone 13 Pre-Orders: September 17?
According to Apple’s release schedule the iPhone 13 pre-orders could start Friday, September 17 as anticipated by this Chinese leak. The first units could become available, in store by September 24.
iOS 15, iPadOS 15, watchOS 8 Release Date: September 15?
Apple could release iOS and iPadOS 15, alongside watchOS 8, tvOS 15 and HomePod 15.0 a few hours before the California Streaming keynote, or the latest, one day later on, September 15!
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