Apple Spring Loaded event 2021: AirTags, new Apple TV 4K, iMac, iPad Pro launched
Apple Spring Loaded event 2021: Apple has launched the AirTags and Purple coloured iPhone 12 series. Apple has also launched the new iMac computer and new Apple TV 4K.
Apple is hosting its first major event of the year today. Apple’s Spring Loaded event began at 10:30PM IST or 10AM PDT. At the event, Apple launched the much-awaited AirTags. Apple also launched the Purple coloured iPhone 12 series and a new Podcasts subscription service that will be available in 170 countries across the globe. The company has also redesigned...Read More
It's a wrap!
Apple CEO Tim Cook wraps the company's Spring Loaded 2021 event by giving a quick recap of today's announcements.
iPad Pro pricing
The new iMac Pro costs $799 for the 11-inch variant ad $1099 for the 12.9-inch variant. It will be available in the second half of May.
iMac Pro specs
TrueDepth camera now features a 12MP ultra-wide-angle sensor. It features a 12.9-inch Liquid Retina XDRdisplay and it offers 1600 nits of peak brightness. The display uses over 10,000 mini LEDs for a more efficient and clearer viewing experience.
iPad Pro supports 5G
Apple says that the M1 powered iPad Pro supports 5G connectivity and 5GmmWave.
New iPad Pro supports Xbox
The new iPad Pro supports Xbox and other gaming accessories.
Apple launches new iPad Pro
Apple launches the new iPad Pro with M1 chipset.
It starts at $1299 in four colours and $1499 in seven colours and a bunch of additional colours. It will be available later in May.
iMac accessories announced
Apple has launched three new Magic Keyboards and Magic Mouse for the new iMac.
iMac is faster
Apple says that its new iMac is 85% faster than the older 21-inch faster. It is 2x faster in terms of graphics compared to older models.
The new iMac comes with a 24-inch display. It comes with the company's True Tone technology. It comes with a 1080p HD FaceTime camera. It comes with a three-mic system and two pairs of woofers and tweeters. It supports spatial audio with Dolby Audio.
Apple announces new iMac powered by M1
Apple has announced a new iMac computer that is powered by the company's M1 chipset.
Apple announces new Siri remote
Apple has launched a new Siri remote for Apple TV 4K. It has been made using recycled Aluminium. It comes at a starting price of $179 for 32GB variant.
Apple announces new Apple TV 4K
Apple has announced the new Apple TV 4K that is powered by the company's A12 Bionic chipset. It supports HDR video quality.
AirTags are here
Apple has finally announced Apple AirTags. It connects to the company's Find My app. It needs an iPhone with the company's U1 chip, like iPhone 12. It costs $29. Pack of four costs $99.
New iPhone colour
Apple has introduced a new Purple coloured variant of the iPhone 12 series. It will be available starting April 30.
Apple launches a new Podcast service. It will be available in over 170 countries. Apple has also redesigned the app and added playlists.
Apple Card will now allow spouses to manage their finances together with its family feature.
Apple Event 2021 begins
Apple Event 2021 begins. CEO Tim Cook takes the stage to talk about the company's environmental goals.
Apart from hardware, Apple is also expected to launch a couple of software products at its upcoming event. For starters, the company is expected to launch a new podcast streaming service at the event. In addition to that, Apple is also expected to announce the launch date for iOS 14.5.
AirTags, iPad Pro, new iMac expected
Apple is expected to introduce a bunch of new devices at today's event. The company is expected to launch the new iPad Pro with support for 5mmWave at the event. In addition to that, the company is expected to launch redesigned iMac computers that are powered by Apple's M1 chip. We also hope to see the rumoured Apple AirTags at the event.
Apple Store goes dark
The Apple Store has gone dark across the globe ahead of the company's upcoming event. The Apple online store webpage says “Be Right Back” along with the message, “We're making updates to the Apple Store. Check back soon.” The store will be online again right after the event, which is when users will be able to see the pages for new hardware and software.
How to watch today’s event
Apple is hosting today's event virtually. You can watch today's event either by tuning into its website or via the company's official YouTube channel.
Tim Cook gears up for Apple Event 2021
It’s a beautiful spring morning for an #AppleEvent! See you soon. pic.twitter.com/gdiN0QXbz5— Tim Cook (@tim_cook) April 20, 2021
Ahead of the company's Spring Loaded 2021 event, Apple CEO Tim Cook took to Twitter to give us a glimpse into today's event.