At the beginning of the event Tim Cook started talking about the new campus and its design and energy efficiency.
Then they announced a couple of things about Apple stores
Then Apple Watch, they announced that its the number 1 watch in the world. The new in Watch OS 4 activity coaching. Statistical updates to the hearth rate app. They announced a study on heart problems. That will be available September 19th. Then they announced the Apple Watch Series 3 which has built in LTE also Apple Music with come to it soon to the watch. They announced a new band it looks like it’s a band with Velcro and a grey ceramic band. The Apple Watch Series 3 will cost $329withoutcellular and $399 with cellular coming September 22nd, preorder September 15th
Then they started talking about Apple TV. They announced a. 4K Apple TV. It also has HDR supporting HDR 10 and Dolby Vision. Love sports and live newsf. Netflix and Hulu will support 4k at launch. Launching for $200 coming September 22nd, pre-order September 15th.
Then they talked about iPhone. First they announced the iPhone 8 and 8+ the phones have True Tone. They also have a new processor the A11 Bionic. They both have glass
backs. The 8 has a 4.7‑inch with a 12MP canera and the 8+ has a 5.5‑inch display and a 12MP and dual-sencor telephoto. They also have stereo speakers. The phones also support the Qi wireless charging standard. the phone available in pink, space grey and a new gold woth the compasity options including the 8 is starting at $699 and 8+ at $799. coming September 22nd, pre-order September 15th with IOS 11.
For the 10th anniversary of the iPhone as the “one more thing they announced the iPhone X. It has an 5.8-inch edge-to-edge retina OLED display supports HDR. The iPhone X has no home button so no Touch ID. To go home swipe up and siri is triggered with the side button. Replacing Touch ID if Face ID facial recognition. Face ID also interacts with ARKit to do face tracking. It has the same back camera as the 8+ and Dual optical image stabilization and 4K video.
The front canera new portrait mode stuff. Qi charging. Available in space grey and silver. 64GB starting at $999. coming Novemeber 3rd pre-order October 22nd.
During the iPhone 8 part they talked acout their AR efforts. They showed off a WarHammer game which looks kind of like Pokemon Go, An update to MLB At Bat that allows you to hold up the phone and and get game infe and stats, and a star map app that superimposes the map over the sky..
I’ll be liveblogging the Nintendo Direct tomorrow
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