Today was a monumental day for technology overall. Especially iPhone/Apple users. Apple’s CEO Tim Cook announced two new phone devices to the iPhone family. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus. This phone will cruise up to 50% faster than previous models and will be able to play games in high definition. Also announced was the Apple Watch, a revolutionary device with complete synchronization to your iPhone. Below is a brief summary of all that went down at the show! You can check out our live blog as well as see the information in real time in case you missed it during the work day.
This feature will allow users to add their credit cards to pay for items on the go. This will be connecting with many retail/restaurants and business and will become the future of the way we pay for things.
Apple will also be releasing the OS8 software Sept. 17 for free download.
Apple’s latest iOS 8 update will be available on September 17th for existing iPhones and iPads. iOS 8 might not be the big visual overhaul that iOS 7 was, but it adds in a number of important features and changes for existing iPhones and the company’s new iPhone 6. The overarching theme is a bond between OS X and iOS 8 thanks to a new Continuity feature that lets you share files, phone calls, and SMS messages between Macs and iPhones.
16GB – $199
64GB – $299
128GB – $399
iPhone 6 Plus
16GB – $299
64GB – $399
128GB – $499
Apple will launch it’s first step into the watch game. The Apple Watch will don many colors, sizes and configurations and even includes a 13k gold version. These are set to launch early 2015 according to Apple.
Check out the event in photos below with some important information on the products.
Official release date is Sept 19th, Pre-orders start on the 12th.