Presentation of new smartphones of the iPhone 15 lineup will be held on September 12, 10 a.m. in California. Apple has posted an announcement of the event on YouTube.
“Join us for a special Apple event on September 12 at 10 a.m. PT. Set a reminder now and we’ll notify you before the event,” the post reads.
What will be shown
The new iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max are expected to be unveiled at the event, followed by the iPhone 15 and 15 Plus. Other new gadgets are likely on the way, including the Apple Watch Series 9 and Apple Watch Ultra 2. A new iPad mini and AirPods Lite, which have long been rumored, could also make an appearance. And there could also be new Apple Earpods headphones with USB-C, which will replace the Lightning versions.
At the presentation, Apple is expected to announce a release date for the new iOS 17, iPadOS 17 and watchOS 10 operating systems shortly after the event. And we’ll also learn about the next tvOS and HomePod updates.
iPhone 15, Plus, Pro and Max or Ultra
It looks like we’ll be getting four new iPhones this year. The lineup will be the same as in 2022. It will include:
- The standard iPhone 15.
- The larger Plus model.
- The more advanced iPhone 15 Pro.
- The largest Max.
There are rumors that the Max may become the Ultra. The Pro models get most of the new features, as usual, though it’s possible that the Max model will get new features that the Pro doesn’t have.
The smartphone will get the same 6.1-inch display but with Dynamic Island, an A16 processor, the same 6GB of RAM but could use LPDDR5 RAM, a U2 chip, USB-C instead of Lightning, a mute switch that turns into a solid-state button. And there will also be new colors for the phone: green, yellow, and pink.
iPhone 15 Plus
There will be the same 6.7-inch display but with Dynamic Island, A16 processor, same 6GB of RAM but can use LPDDR5 RAM, U2 chip, USB-C instead of Lightning. Other changes are the same as the iPhone 15, same additional case colors.
iPhone 15 Pro
It will get the same 6.1-inch display with ProMotion and Dynamic Island, thinner bezels and rounded corners, A17 processor, 8GB RAM, U2 chip, USB-C instead of Lightning, mute switch turned into a solid-state button, new dark red color scheme.
iPhone 15 Pro Max or Ultra
iPhone 15 Pro Max will have the same 6.7-inch display with ProMotion and Dynamic Island, thinner bezels and rounded corners, A17 processor, 8GB of RAM, U2 chip, USB-C instead of Lightning, mute switch turned into a solid-state button. The smartphone will also have a dark red finish. And it will also get a periscopic lens with 6x optical zoom and support for 8K video recording.