While Siri hasn’t provided us with very good hints about what Apple had up their sleeves, Tim Cook and company finally took to the stage today to share their latest. With a massive two-hour long keynote covering everything from iPhones, Apple TVs, iPad’s and more, there’s no shortage of news for Apple enthusiasts.
Apple Watch & Watch OS2
With Tim Cook sharing that there’s no time for updates on stats, he jumped straight into the Apple Watch where third party complications on watch faces were shown alongside new third party apps like iTranslate and even GoPro. Lastly an assortment of new bands from Hermes and the Red Foundation will be available for the apple watch alongside two new apple watch colors, gold and rose gold, both available alongside the launch of Watch OS 2 September 16th.
iPad Pro & iPad Mini 4
Now let’s talk iPads, in fact, how about the all new iPad Pro! At 12.9 inches this thing is massive, sporting 5.6 million pixels. With a 10 hour battery life, 4 speakers, and measured at just 6.9 millimeters thin, this thing is a beast boasting the all new A9x processor with speeds comparable to desktops. Users can expect to take advantage of iOS 9’s new iPad features while also enjoying iPad Pro accessories like the Apple Pen and new Smart Keyboard. This brand new behemoth of a tablet starting at $799 is expected to launch this November alongside an updated iPad Mini 4.
Taking things over to your living room there’s the all new Apple TV. It’s twice as tall as the old Apple TV, features an all new interface, but have you seen the new remote? Based off of voice and touch, this new Siri remote connects with Bluetooth, and allows you to game on the new Apple TV with motion control. Featuring the all new tvOS, The new Apple TV will be available late October.
iPhone 6S & 6S Plus
Last but not least Apple had to close out the show with the iPhone 6S and 6S plus. Now available in silver, gold, space gray and rose gold and built with new durable glass… one of my favorite new features although is the all new 3D touch. Depending on the amount of pressure put on the screen you can now interact with iOS in ways like never before. But what else is new about the 6S? Inside you’ll find a A9 processor with a 70% faster cpu, 12 mp iSight camera alongside a new 5 mp front facing FaceTime camera. Don’t forget about the upgraded Siri, 4k video, live photos, etc. Pricing is unchanged for an Apple flagship, and it’s all available September 25th.