Apple Event 12th Sept 17 – My Summary

In case you didn’t want to watch the whole thing and would like to know what was announced – here is my bullet point summary.

Apple Watch

WatchOS4 out Sept19th

Watch Series 3

  • Includes cellular – choice of versions with and without
  • Same phone no as phone
  • Stream Apple Music to watch
  • Faster processor
  • Siri can talk direct from watch
  • Includes altimeter
  • Same size as series 2
  • Up to 18hr battery
  • EE only for UK at launch (launch offers available)
  • Order from Sept 15th
  • Delivery from Sept 22
  • Celllular from $399
  • 38mm Aluminum incl cellular with sport loop/band £399
  • 38mm Aluminum incl cellular with sport loop/band £429
  • Nike series 3 same prices

 

Apple TV

AppleTV 4K

  • 4K & HDR
  • 4k video on iTunes at same price as HD
  • HD movies from iTunes automatically upgraded to 4K
  • Netflix and Amazon TV 4k content
  • TV app coming to UK by end of year
  • Live sports & news coming to TV app
  • Order from Sept 15th
  • Delivery from Sept 22
  • 32gb £179 and 64GB £199

 

IPhone

iPhone 8 & 8 Plus

  • glass back
  • silver, grey & gold
  • 64GB or 256GB
  • water & dust resistance
  • true tone display
  • stereo speakers
  • 12MP camera (1 in 8; 2 in 8plus)
  • Portrait Lighting effects in portrait photos
  • Cameras tuned for Augmented reality
  • Wireless charging (Qi open wireless standard)
  • Order from Sept 15th
  • Delivery from Sept 22
  • iOS11 is available from Sep 19th
  • 8 Plus UK Prices 64gb @ £799 & 256GB @ £949
  • 8 UK Prices 64gb @ £699 & 256GB @ £849

 

 

 

iPhone X

  • edge to edge display
  • water and dust resistant
  • space grey & silver
  • Super Retina Display (OLED display)
  • HDR Display, 3d Touch & True Tone
  • 8inch display
  • tap screen to wake
  • no home button, swipe up from the bottom to go home, swipe up & hold to multitask
  • FaceID – facial recognition to unlock
  • Animated emoji
  • Rear facing Dual 12MP cameras dual optical image stabilizer, improved flash
  • Portrait mode incl lighting effect on front camera
  • Wireless charging (air power charger next year)
  • Order from Oct 27th
  • Delivery from Nov 3
  • UK Prices 64gb @ £999 & 256GB @ £1149

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