Have Apple iPad? iPadOS 16.1 good news coming your way

    Apple is likely to roll out the iPadOS 16.1 update on October 24. Check expected features here.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Oct 12 2022, 20:36 IST
    In Pics: Upcoming Apple products in 2022: MacBook, iPad, iPhone 14 Plus, and more
    iPhone 14
    1/5 iPhone 14 Plus: Apple made iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro, and iPhone 14 Pro Max available to everyone on September 16, but iPhone 14 Plus was kept on hold. Apple at its Far Out event informed that the iPhone 14 Plus will be put on sale starting October 7 without stating the reason behind the delay. Priced at Rs. 89,900, iPhone 14 Plus will come with a 6.7-inch display, A15 Bionic chip, improved cameras and more. (Bloomberg)
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    2/5 Launch of MacBooks, iPads: According to reports and leaks, Apple is expected to announce new iPad and Mac models in the month of October via press releases, skipping the October event. Apple is expected to announce new iPad Pro models with the M2 chip, a redesigned 10th-generation entry-level iPad, and more. However, there is no official information about the same. (Representative Image) (HT Tech)
    iOS 16
    3/5 iOS 16.1: Apple has already released iOS 16.1 for the developers for the testing purposes and will be released for others soon. According to the leaks and reports, iOS 16.1 is said to bring several changes to the iPhone like adding battery percentage to iPhone 13 Mini Status Bar, Clean Energy Charging option, Live Activities will come to the Lock Screen and Dynamic Island, and more. (HT Tech)
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    4/5 Emergency SOS via satellite: Apple at its Far Out event informed that the Emergency SOS via satellite will be available starting in the US and Canada in November, and the service will be included for free for two years with the activation of iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus. The Emergency SOS via satellite can be used by the users of the iPhone 14 models to text emergency services when you are out of cellular and Wi-Fi coverage. (HT Tech)
    Apple iPad Pro
    5/5 iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura: Apple can also release iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura in October. However, the release date of the same is not yet known. (AP)
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    iPadOS 16.1 to roll out on October 24! New iPad and other products are coming too. (AP)

    Apple is all set to roll out the latest operating software iPadOS 16 this month. While iOS 16 has already been rolled out along with iPhone 14 series, the tech giant has announced that the release of iPadOS 16 will be delayed until October. So, it can be expected to roll out on October 24 along with new iPads and Macs. Bloomberg's Mark Gurman has shared that iPadOS 16.1 will be released later this month in time for the new product announcements. Check out what you can expect from the next Apple .

    iPadOS 16.1 update

    According to Gurman's report, iPadOS 16.1 is expected to be released on Oct. 24th. The journalist shared that the tech giant wants to make sure that the new OS update for iPad comes with fixes for all the major bugs that have been criticized due to instabilities experienced in its beta phase.

    What to expect from upcoming Apple event

    Gurman notes that the update hints at new products arriving soon. Apple has already scheduled the release of its Q4 2022 earnings for October 27. And keeping in trend, expectations are that the company will launch new products in the week of its earnings calls in October.

    In 2021, MacBook Pro was announced on October 18 and hit stores a week later on October 26 while the Q4 2021 earnings reports were released two days later on October 28. A few weeks ago, the journalist reported that the new Apple products will be announced with a press release on Apple's websites- Apple Newsroom and Apple.com.

    According to rumors, Apple is expected to unveil at least two new iPad models (likely to be 10th-generation iPad). Further, Apple has also plans to upgrade the iPad Pro with the faster M2 chip. Additionally, the company is also rumored to be working on a new Mac mini, as well as an updated 14-inch and 16-inch MacBook Pro with faster variants of the M2 chip.

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    First Published Date: 12 Oct, 20:36 IST
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