- Tram Ho
Just a few hours after being revealed by the virtual assistant Siri itself, the date of the upcoming event, Apple has officially confirmed that the launch event of its new product will arrive on April 20. The invitation has been broadcast with the headline “Spring Loaded”.
As usual there’s not much information on this invitation, except for the stylized Apple logo and the Spring Loaded headline that could be a sign of the arrival of a new Apple Pencil – presumably the one with a button. controllable.
Besides, the timing of the event will usually accompany the launch of the new iPad Pro. While the new 11-inch and 12.9-inch screen versions are expected to feature similar designs to last year’s versions, it’s worth noting that the 12.9-inch version is likely to be the first. Apple equipped with Mini LED screen.
Other rumors also report improvements like a more powerful processor, the equivalent of Apple’s M1 chip on the new MacBook, an upgraded USB-C port, and a better camera. A new iPad Mini with a larger screen, about 8.5 to 9 inches, is expected to appear in the first half of this year as well.
New products likely to appear during the event also include the new AirTags, which has long been rumored to help find lost items. Contacts for these products appear on iOS starting in early 2019 and there are even reports suggesting they have entered mass production, but so far they have not been officially announced.
Besides the long-rumored products, it is likely that Apple will also introduce a few other products this year and most likely right in the next event.
Many reports indicate that Apple is preparing to refresh the iMac line this year when switching to the Apple M1 processor. Notable changes lie in the thinner bezels and a similar design to the Pro Display XDR display. Last month, the basic version of the iMac Pro was discontinued by Apple due to insufficient supplies – a sign the company is preparing to launch a new version this year.
In addition, some reports also indicate the arrival of the new MacBook Pro and MacBook Air this year. These laptops will likely bring back user-liked features such as the MagSafe magnet charger and memory card slot, and remove the Touch Bar touch bar on the MacBook Pro.
Not to mention that there may also be new AirPods. A version of wireless earbud is also in development and will be available in the first half of 2021. Last year a Bloomberg report showed that the new AirPods will have many of the style features of the AirPods Pro. such as the shorter body as well as the interchangeable headphone tips. Besides, a new in-ear version of the new AirPods Pro is also coming soon with a completely removed body.
Finally, Bloomberg also said that Apple will launch an upgraded Apple TV device in 2021. This version will focus on games with new processors, new controls and 120Hz screen support.
Refer to The Verge
Source : Genk