When Tim Cook and his team take the stage in California Park next month, they will unveil not only the annual iPhone 14 Series of smartphones but also some other new products. These include Watch Series 8, AirPods Pro 2, New iMacs, and more. According to Taiwan Economic Times, Apple has informed suppliers that it is now expecting the iPhone 14 line-up to sell even better than the last series and it will ship 95 million devices. Let us have a look at the specs, features, and expected prices of these products.
Apple iPhone 14 Series
Apple is expected to bring the iPhone 14 Series which will include 4 smartphones. The line-up is said to have 2 Pro and 2 Non-Pro models. iPhone 14 will have a 6.1-inch display whereas the iPhone 14 Max (that is replacing iPhone Mini) will have a 6.7-inch display. The iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max are expected to have 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch displays respectively.
The two Pro Models are said to arrive with a better camera setup (48MP ultrawide sensor from 12MP), a faster A16 Bionic chipset, and a Pro Motion display with a pill-shaped hole punch. The iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Max will have the notch and the same A15 chipset as the iPhone 13 series. The Apple iPhone 14 Pro model will have 8 GB RAM and a 120Hz refresh rate. The high-end iPhone will be 4.17mm thick or 0.57mm larger than the bump on the iPhone 13 pro max. Expected Prices of the iPhone 14 Series are-
- iPhone 14-899 dollars
- iPhone 14 Max- 999 dollars
- iPhone 14 Pro- 1009 dollars
- iPhone 14 Pro Max- 1199 dollars
Apple Watch Series 8
Apple is all set to launch the next Watch Series 8 which will have 3 watch models. A brand new ‘pro’ variant has been added to the watch series. Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman claims that the Apple Watch Series 8 will have an updated Apple Watch SE and an Apple Watch pro that is made for fitness freaks. The Watch Series is said to come with design changes and is also expected to include a new body temperature sensor and a better battery life. The Watch Series is expected to excite influencers and athletes due to its rugged finish and premium features.
The Watch 8 might come in 3 different sizes-41mm, 45mm, and 50mm. It is said to come with a faster chipset and better activity tracking features like sleep tracking. The watches are said to feature a front flat glass design and fewer curves. The bottom part is expected to remain slightly curved for maximum performance so that it touches your arm and has all the sensors.
AirPods Pro 2
Apple AirPods Pro is expected to come with support for lossless playback and it is also said that apple will improve the health management and fitness tracking features in the upcoming AirPods Pro 2. The Pods will have an even more compact design and it might even ditch the stem and come with a brand-new charging case. It is said to have a skin-detect sensor as well.
Apple is eliminating the short stem that sticks out of the bottom to make the buds compact. The AirPods are said to not feature downward-facing IR sensors to detect when they are in a user’s ears. It will feature a new version of the H1 chip and improved audio quality
New iPad and Macs
Apple might also launch new iPad Pros with the M2 chipset and a new version of the Magic Keyboard. A 10th generation iPad with a USB-C port and a bigger screen size is also expected. New iMacs are also expected.