November 30, 2023

As we count on Apple to announce the iPhone 15 at its Wonderlust occasion subsequent week, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman simply revealed a roundup of every part he expects for this 12 months’s iPhone and Apple Watch updates.

Regardless of every part we heard this 12 months, Gurman nonetheless has some first-hand information to share. For instance, Apple is getting ready a brand new U2 chip for the iPhone 15 collection, Apple Watch Collection 9, and Apple Watch Extremely 2.

This new ultrawide-band chip will enhance Discover My capabilities so folks and units might be tracked extra precisely. As well as, the journalist says, “Apple plans so as to add this chip to the following variations of all its main merchandise.”

Concerning digital camera upgrades, Bloomberg says the iPhone 15 Professional can have improved telephoto and ultrawide lenses with extra megapixels than final 12 months. On the identical time, the Professional Max telephone will get a periscope lens from 3x magnification to round 6x – it was rumored that it may go as excessive as 10x optical zoom.

The again of the iPhone 15 Professional will proceed to characteristic a matte end, however its aspect can have a titanium materials, making the system 10% lighter and much more resistant. Apple can be revamping the iPhone’s internals so it’s simpler to restore – one thing Apple did with the 2022 iPhone 14.

The colours out there might be pink, black, white, blue, and yellow for the usual telephones, whereas the Professional fashions will are available grey, black, darkish blue, and white. Gurman additionally doubles the rumor that Apple would discontinue leather-based instances and watch bands.

Whereas he beforehand mentioned the Apple Watch Collection 9 wouldn’t get new sensors, Apple is a minimum of updating a few of them. In keeping with the journalist, Apple won’t solely add a brand new S9 chip, making the system sooner, however it can additionally get “numerous sensor and inside element upgrades with a concentrate on velocity, effectivity, and accuracy, together with a brand new model of Apple’s optical coronary heart price sensor.” A U2 chip can be anticipated for the Apple Watch Collection 9 and Extremely 2.

Under is every part we count on from Apple to announce subsequent week’s Wonderlust occasion.