Roundup: iPhone 14 launch date confirmed, iPhone 14 Pro Max to be a favorite, Satellite connectivity and more

    Apple confirms the iPhone 14 launch date in its ‘Far Out’ event. Manufacturing data highlights that iPhone 14 Pro Max can be a crowd pleaser. And a new rumor suggests the upcoming smartphones might feature satellite connectivity.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Aug 27 2022, 15:28 IST
    Apple Event 2022: iPhone 14, Watch Series 8, AirPods Pro - what to expect at Far Out
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    1/5 The iPhone 14 series is just weeks away and leaks suggest that there will be four models - the iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Max or Plus, iPhone 14 Pro, and the iPhone 14 Pro Max. (FrontPageTech)
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    2/5 But the star of the show will be the Pro version and the specs-boosted iPhone 14 Pro Max, which are expected to carry exciting and major upgrades. The new A16 Bionic chipset, 48MP primary camera, an always-on display feature, new notch-less design, and much more. (iUpdate / YouTube)
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    3/5 It is not just the iPhone 14, but the new Apple Watch series too which is expected to be unveiled with three new models: the Apple Watch Series 8; a refreshed Apple Watch SE, and a new rugged “Pro” model of the series aimed for athletes. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    4/5 Will there be a new Airpods Pro? Some leaks say so. We haven't seen an updated version since their initial launch in 2019, and this year, Apple may finally introduce a new AirPods Pro 2 with some notable upgrades in the charging case, Apple Lossless Audio Codec (ALAC), and more. (HT Tech)
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    5/5 We all have seen the preview of the latest iOS 16 in September. Now, Apple may finally announce the stable version of iOS 16 for all eligible iPhone users along with the release of iPhone 14. In addition to iOS 16, Apple could also release watchOS 9, but iPad users may have to wait a little longer for the iPadOS 16. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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    iPhone 14 roundup: From Apple confirming launch date, iPhone 14 Pro Max manufacturing data to satellite connectivity to come to iPhone, check all the latest information. (FrontPageTech)

    We are just days away from the Apple iPhone 14 launch event and the excitement around the upcoming smartphone series is growing exponentially. Everyone from iPhone fans to tech enthusiasts are looking forward to the event to take a look at the new innovations Apple has planned for its next generation of iPhone devices. And the new information is quite exciting. We finally have received official confirmation on the date for the launch event. It also appears that the iPhone 14 Pro Max might be the real crowd pleaser, based on Apple manufacturing data. And finally, there are reports suggesting that the smartphone series might get satellite connectivity. Read on for a breakdown on the iPhone 14 roundup.

    iPhone 14 launch date confirmed

    After weeks of debating on whether the Apple launch event for iPhone 14 would take place in the second week of September or the third week, the Cupertino-based tech giant has finally put all speculations to a stop with its official announcement. The Apple ‘Far Out' event is going to take place on September 7. The event will begin at 10:30 PM and go on till 12:30 AM. The iPhone 14 series will be the highlight of the event. Apple Watch 8 series can also be launched in the event.

    iPhone 14 Pro Max might be the favorite of the pack

    The iPhone 14 Pro Max can be the real crowd-puller this year. At least that's what Apple believes. The most expensive model in the iPhone 14 lineup is also the most manufactured panel, according to a tweet by Ross Young. He said, “The iPhone 14 Pro Max has the highest share of panel production and shipments with a 29% and 28% share respectively. The 14 Max has the smallest share at 21% of production and 19% of shipments. It is expected to make up a lot of ground in September”.

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    iPhone 14 might come with satellite connectivity

    A new leak has surfaced that claims that the iPhone 14 might come with satellite connectivity. AppleTrack, a Twitter account that collates all leaks and information on Apple, tweeted, “A new report says Apple WILL be launching satellite connectivity on iPhone 14. At launch, the service will be limited to brief text messages, with photos and voice calls not supported until later”.

    According to the leaks, the iPhone 14 might start at $799 whereas the iPhone 14 Pro could start from 1,099. The iPhone 14 Pro Max is likely to begin at $1,199.

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    First Published Date: 27 Aug, 15:28 IST
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