The arrival of spring means the Apple for the announcement of several new products, which, according to network sources, will be held in March. In addition to the presentation a 4-inch smartphone iPhone 5se, facing the change of iPhone 5s, the event is expected to announce the iPad Air 3 and an updated Apple Watch.
As reported by 9to5Mac, citing informed sources, Apple is planning the event in the third week of March, but the exact date of the event are still undecided. The main novelty in the presentation of the iPad Air will be the third generation. His predecessor left in 2014, so the emergence of a new model this year no doubt.
According to preliminary information, the iPad Air 3 will be able to boast four speakers located along the perimeter of the housing. Two speakers located on the top face, and two on the bottom. Also, the tablet will get the led flash to accompany the main camera. This item though does not seem to be paramount, but it is useful for tourists who prefer to photograph the sights and objects of art not digital camera, but the camera on the iPad.
The iPad Air 3 will be 3D touch interface Touch. However, the new “tablet” is expected to get a faster processor Apple A9 or A9X, TFT display with Oxide, the Smart Connector and support for Apple Pencil.
At the event Apple will also introduce a new 4-inch iPhone 5se, designed for those who don’t like phablets with large screen displays. The company expects that the device user will be warmly welcomed by the audience.
The unit will be a mixture of iPhone 5s, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s will have the A9 processor with M9 co-processor, 8-megapixel camera, support for Live Photos and Apple Pay, and its 4-inch screen will be covered with curved sides safety glass, forming the effect of a 2.5 D. In the Apple are preparing a new series of signature cases designed for the iPhone 5se.
Along with the new tablet and smartphone in March, Apple will introduce an updated version of smart hours Apple Watch. Users who hope for major improvements that will be disappointed — the new version of the gadget with a massive redesign and a new hardware platform will be released in the autumn. In March, Apple will introduce new options sports strap, Milanese mesh bracelet in the color space Black, will expand the range of Hermes belts.
It is not excluded that also will show the straps of new materials, which, according to rumors, Apple is currently developing. Last year the company discussed the possibility of cooperation with well-known third-party manufacturers of accessories, such as Incase. However, it is not clear whether anything they have ready for the spring event.
In March will release the final version of iOS 9.3 with support for “night mode” for iPhone 5se and iPad Air 3, and watchOS 2.2 with new maps for the Apple Watch.