September is at all times an enormous month for Apple followers. It’s normally the month wherein the brand new iPhones are unveiled, together with the brand new Apple Watch. This 12 months, which means the iPhone 14 lineup and the Apple Watch Sequence 8, a refreshed Apple Watch SE, and a model new Apple Watch Professional.
It’s additionally when the brand new working methods begin to exit their beta cycles and are typically accessible to the general public. We’ll get iOS 16 and watchOS 9, however iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura in all probability received’t land till October.
After all, there’s the same old providers updates as nicely–weekly releases for Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade–and there’s at all times an opportunity that Apple will unveil another new merchandise at its September 7 ‘Far out’ occasion. So take a deep breath and take a look at every thing we anticipate this September.
Far Out occasion
Apple’s greatest product is the iPhone, so its greatest launch of this 12 months is the iPhone 14. We anticipate 4 fashions at this 12 months’s occasion, which has been dubbed Far Out: common and Professional fashions in each customary and Max sizes. The Professional is shaping as much as be the large star, with a brand new always-on show, massive digicam enhancements, and the brand new A16 processor, however the brand new bigger iPhone 14 Plus is certain to be a well-liked choose as nicely. You’ll find out every thing we expect we all know concerning the iPhone 14 in our preview roundup.
The brand new Apple Watch at all times accompanies the brand new iPhones. This 12 months’s mannequin, the Apple Watch Sequence 8, isn’t anticipated to be an enormous departure, however a brand new temperature sensor ought to make for a pleasant addition. We predict Apple may introduce a brand new Apple Watch SE as nicely, for the budget-conscious. The largest Apple Watch rumor—actually—is the Apple Watch Professional, which is anticipated to have a brand new design, bigger show, rugged physique, and larger battery than the Sequence 8.
Apple has a number of different irons within the hearth, hardware-wise, and it’d announce second-generation AirPods Professional or one other gadget on the occasion. However there will even possible be a second fall occasion in October as nicely, so don’t anticipate new Macs or iPads at this occasion.
Apps and software program updates
It’s lastly time for a few of Apple’s massive fall working system updates to depart beta and turn into accessible for all. Whereas iOS, tvOS, and watchOS are going to drop in September, iPadOS has been delayed till October and macOS Ventura will in all probability launch across the identical time. Beta releases for these two will proceed all through the month.
iOS 16.0: iOS 16 brings some actually nice new options, and we anticipate the ultimate model to launch simply earlier than the brand new iPhones go on sale on the 2nd week of September.
watchOS 9.0: watchOS 9 brings enhancements to sleep monitoring, health options, and watch faces. It ought to launch along with iOS 16.0 earlier than the Apple Watch Sequence 8.
tvOS 16.0: Whereas tvOS 16 doesn’t convey so much in the best way of recent options, it would nonetheless be up to date this fall to maintain consistent with Apple’s different OSes. It is going to possible launch along with iOS and watchOS.
iPadOS 16.1 beta: Apple’s going to skip the discharge of iPadOS 16.0 and as a substitute make the primary launch 16.1 later this fall (we expect October). That’s already the model variety of the newest beta, which can proceed all through the month. An enormous focus is on enhancing the brand new Stage Supervisor multitasking characteristic.
macOS 13 Ventura beta: Highlights of macOS 13 embrace Continuity Digicam, new Climate and Clock apps, Stage Supervisor, and plenty of app updates. The newest macOS launch typically lags behind iOS and the previous couple of releases had been in October or November. As Stage Supervisor is a characteristic of macOS as nicely, adjustments made within the iPadOS model should be mirrored right here. What’s extra, macOS Ventura has some massive issues with its System Settings app.
Listed here are the reveals, sequence, and flicks we anticipate to launch on Apple TV+ in July. This month leans closely on youngsters’s programming. If you wish to know what’s coming later, test our full information to imminent Apple TV+ content material.
Life by Ella: Ella returns to high school with a model new perspective, pleasure for what the long run holds, and a serious seize-the-day mentality. Launched September 2
Central Park (Season 3): An animated comedy musical a couple of household that lives in Central Park and the rich lodge heiress attempting to purchase it. September 9
Gutsy: A documentary sequence impressed by The Ebook of Gutsy Ladies: Favourite Tales of Braveness and Resilience by Chelsea and Hillary Clinton. September 9
Sago Mini Associates: An animated sequence for preschoolers to assist educate them about gratitude. Primarily based on characters from the Sago Mini World app. September 16
The Biggest Beer Run Ever: A comedy/drama movie primarily based on the true story of John “Chickie” Donohue, who in 1968 left New York to trace down and share a couple of beers together with his childhood buddies now within the Military, preventing in Vietnam. September 30
Wolfboy and the All the things Manufacturing unit (Season 2): The second season of the animated children present takes Wolfboy, to a brand new realm beneath the All the things Manufacturing unit that’s answerable for all the destruction within the universe. September 30
Get Rolling with Otis (Season 2): Primarily based on the Penguin Random Home e book sequence by Loren Lengthy, this animated sequence brings children Lengthy Hill Dairy Farm, dwelling to Otis the tractor and all his mates. September 30
Apple releases new video games to Apple Arcade on Fridays, however not each Friday is marked by a brand new recreation or important replace. Verify our Apple Arcade FAQ for a full checklist of Apple Arcade video games and extra particulars on the service. Some video games are launched with no forewarning, however you’ll typically see a number of tasks listed within the Coming Quickly part.
Hanx 101 Trivia: Take a look at your trivia information by your self or in a head-to-head trivia standoff. Launched September 2
Horizon Chase 2: Quick-paced arcade racing within the custom of 80s and 90s racers like Out Run. September 9
Backyard Tails: Match and Develop: A soothing match-3 puzzle recreation the place you acquire animals, flowers, and crops. September 16
Shovel Knight Dig: A brand new journey and story within the basic Shovel Knight side-scrolling franchise. September 23
GRIS+: A good looking, dreamlike journey whose story unfolds with nearly no textual content, and no approach to actually fail or die. It’s an interactive story. September 30