Now that Apple has formally introduced it would maintain a particular in-person occasion on September 7, broadly anticipated to be for the iPhone 14 and the model new Apple Watch Sequence 8, we are able to start to map out all of the essential dates for Apple prospects for September.
The Occasion Itself
The occasion, which is anticipated to be a hybrid between a digital and in-person occasion, will happen on September 7 at 10 AM PT. The occasion, which is able to run for round two hours, will embody the announcement of the iPhone 14, the usual Apple Watch Sequence 8, a brand new Apple Watch SE, and a brand new Apple Watch “Professional.” Apple may additionally announce different merchandise throughout the occasion, together with the second-generation AirPods Professional.
iPhone 14 Pre-Orders
Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman was the primary to report Apple was planning an occasion for September 7 earlier this month. In that very same report precisely reporting the occasion date, Gurman additionally stated the iPhone 14 would go on sale on September 16.
With a launch on Friday, September 16, and pre-orders sometimes taking place every week earlier than launch, prospects can anticipate to have the ability to pre-order the brand new iPhones on Friday, September 9. As a consequence of attainable provide constraints, pre-order and launch dates for the Apple Watch Sequence 8 stay unknown, so we’ll have to attend and discover out.
iOS 16 Launch
iOS 16 was previewed throughout Apple’s WWDC in June of this 12 months with main new options, together with a totally redesigned Lock Display, the flexibility to unsend and edit messages in iMessages, and a lot extra. iOS 16 has been in testing over the summer season, and the brand new iPhone 14 will ship with the brand new iOS model pre-installed.
Like in earlier years, Apple will launch iOS 16 to most of the people earlier than the brand new iPhones start transport, which implies we might see iOS 16 launch between Monday, September 12, and Wednesday, September 14. Apple will affirm iOS 16 and watchOS 9’s launch date throughout the occasion in two weeks. macOS Ventura and iPadOS 16 can be launched later in October.
iPhone 14 Arrives to Prospects
In keeping with Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, who precisely reported an occasion on September 7, the iPhone 14 can be accessible to prospects on Friday, September 16. Study extra about what we’re anticipating for the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Professional with our roundups.
Again to Faculty Promotion Ends
In direction of the tip of the month, on September 26, Apple’s annual back-to-school promotion will come to an in depth. The promotion, which began in late June, offers college students a free Apple present card with sure purchases.
To recap, this is a fast rundown listing of all of the essential dates for the month of September to mark off your calendar:
- iPhone 14 and Apple Watch Sequence 8 Occasion – Wednesday, September 7
- Most Doubtless Date for iPhone 14 Pre-Orders – Friday, September 9
- iOS 16 Public Launch with watchOS 9 – Monday, September 12 to Wednesday, September 14
- iPhone 14 Launches – Friday, September 16
- Again to Faculty Promotion Ends – Monday, September 26