Home News Featured News iPhone 7 to be launched on 7 Sept?

iPhone 7 to be launched on 7 Sept?




- Advertisement -

By: Kheng-Liang Tan

Apple has given out media invites today (30 Aug) to its next event on 7 Sep at Bill Graham Civic Center in San Francisco. In keeping with tradition, the company does not reveal any hints as to what the event is about.

However, such invites are usually reserved for product launches and its current flagship phone – the iPhone 6S – is due for replacement in accordance to Apple’s tradition of a new model every two years with a mid-life upgrades – with an “S” suffix – in between.

According to consensus from Apple enthusiasts, the iPhone 7 is likely to new features such as it being water resistant and doing away with the headphone jack altogether for wireless music.

- Advertisement -

Forbes has also predicted that the base 16GB model will be scrapped and the new entry-level model will be a 32GB one with prices being $100 cheaper.

Not all is certain, however.

Popular German Apple fan-site Apfelpage predicts that the new launch may just be an incremental upgrade called the “iPhone 6SE” with the actual launch of the iPhone 7 taking place in 2017 instead.

Apple could possibly unveil new MacBook Pros the Apple Watch 2 at the same event.


 Follow us on Social Media

Send in your scoops to news@theindependent.sg 

- Advertisement -

Wheelchair-bound woman struggles getting in and out of home because of inconsiderate neighbours and no lift access

Singapore -- How does a wheelchair-bound woman move around when her HDB flat has no lift access? 43-year-old Coco and her 50-year-old husband have been living in an HDB apartment for 15 years, without a lift lobby on their floor. While this...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announce their first Netflix series

  The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's first project with Netflix will highlight one of the Duke's most passionate causes. Founded by Harry in 2014, the Invictus Games is the Paralympics-style competition for wounded service personnel and veterans. Harry and his wife Meghan...

S’pore to contribute S$27.7m to IMF for low-income countries coping with Covid-19, MPs show support

Singapore – Parliamentarians supported Singapore's US$20.57 million (S$27.7 million) contribution to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) initiatives to help the vulnerable and low-income countries cope with the Covid-19 pandemic. During a parliamentary sitting on Monday (Apr 5), members of Parliament (MPs) on...
Follow us on Social Media

Send in your scoops to news@theindependent.sg