It is Apple’s 40th Birthday on April 1st, and they are celebrating early by showering us with gifts. If you love your iPhone 5S form, but missed the upgrade to iPhone 6, timing may be on your side! Today, Tim Cook and Team Apple announced several new product updates that will compel you to upgrade now.
You can stream the full Keynote, here, but we have the cheat sheet:
Hello, iPhone SE
It looks just like the beloved 5S design, but inside it’s built with the A9 advanced chip used in the 6.
- The beloved 4-inch form factor
- A9 processor – for spectacular speed and responsiveness
- 12 megapixel camera
- 50% faster 4G LTE than the 5s
- 802.11AC wireless is three times faster than the 5S
- Satin-like finish
- Retina display
What it costs:
US $399 – 16GB model; $499 for 64GB
Ready for an iPad upgrade? iPad Pro Lets You Take Your Pick
Choose from two new sizes: 9.7-inch and 12.9-inch!
The 9.7 inch iPad Pro is the size that started it all and now weighs less than one pound and ensures an optimum viewing experience by automatically adjusting the colors you see, based on ambient light. But wait, there’s more – It also comes with four audio speakers, A9X chip, M9 motion coprocessor, a graphics drive as powerful as an Xbox 360, and a ‘Hey Siri’ handsfree compatibility.
Both iPad Pro models are also now available in a 256GB configuration – the largest iDevice capacity to date!
What it costs:
US start at $599 – 32GB model; $749 for the 128GB model; $899 for the new 256GB model
Apple Watch just got more affordable – and stylish
Change up your look by switching bands, add more colors, pick more watch styless – all with a more affordable price tag. So many designs to choose from, and even more personalization options!
New price: now starts at US $299
New tvOS and iOS 9.3
Ready for download today! iOS 9.3 brings new features all iPhone device owners will want to have.
Download iOS 9.3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, here.