September is all the time an enormous month for Apple followers. It’s normally the month through which the brand new iPhones are unveiled, together with the brand new Apple Watch. This 12 months, meaning the iPhone 14 lineup and the Apple Watch Collection 8, a refreshed Apple Watch SE, and a model new Apple Watch Professional.
It’s additionally when the brand new working techniques begin to exit their beta cycles and are usually accessible to the general public. We’ll get iOS 16 and watchOS 9, however iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura most likely received’t land till October.
After all, there’s the same old companies updates as properly–weekly releases for Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade–and there’s all the time 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 normal and Max sizes. The Professional is shaping as much as be the large star, with a brand new always-on show, large digicam enhancements, and the brand new A16 processor, however the brand new bigger iPhone 14 Max is certain to be a preferred choose as properly. You will discover out every thing we predict we all know concerning the iPhone 14 in our preview roundup.
The brand new Apple Watch all the time accompanies the brand new iPhones. This 12 months’s mannequin (Apple Watch Collection 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 properly, for the budget-conscious. The most important 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 Collection 8.
Apple has loads of different irons within the fireplace, hardware-wise, and it’d announce second-generation AirPods Professional or one other machine on the occasion. However there may even seemingly be a second fall occasion in October as properly, 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 large fall working system updates to go away beta and grow to be accessible for all. Whereas iOS, tvOS, and watchOS are going to drop in September, iPadOS has been delayed till October and macOS Ventura will most likely launch across the similar 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 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.
tvOS 16.0: Whereas tvOS 16 doesn’t carry quite a bit in the way in which of recent options, it would nonetheless be up to date this fall to maintain according to Apple’s different OSes. It would seemingly 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 predict October). That’s already the model variety of the newest beta, which is able to proceed all through the month. A giant 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 usually lags behind iOS and the previous few releases have been in October or November. As Stage Supervisor is a characteristic of macOS as properly, modifications made within the iPadOS model should be mirrored right here. What’s extra, macOS Ventura has some large 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 kids’s programming. If you wish to know what’s coming later, examine our full information to approaching Apple TV+ content material.
Life by Ella: Ella returns to highschool with a model new perspective, pleasure for what the long run holds, and a significant seize-the-day mentality. September 2
Central Park (Season 3): An animated comedy musical a couple of household that lives in Central Park and the rich resort heiress attempting to purchase it. September 9
Gutsy: A documentary sequence impressed by The Ebook of Gutsy Girls: Favourite Tales of Braveness and Resilience by Chelsea and Hillary Clinton. September 9
Sago Mini Pals: An animated sequence for preschoolers to assist educate them about gratitude. Based mostly on characters from the Sago Mini World app. September 16
The Biggest Beer Run Ever: A comedy/drama movie based mostly 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 Every thing Manufacturing unit (Season 2): The second season of the animated youngsters present takes Wolfboy, to a brand new realm beneath the Every thing Manufacturing unit that’s chargeable for all the destruction within the universe. September 30
Get Rolling with Otis (Season 2): Based mostly on the Penguin Random Home e book sequence by Loren Lengthy, this animated sequence brings youngsters Lengthy Hill Dairy Farm, dwelling to Otis the tractor and all his associates. September 30
Apple releases new video games to Apple Arcade on Fridays, however not each Friday is marked by a brand new recreation or vital replace. Test our Apple Arcade FAQ for a full listing of Apple Arcade video games and extra particulars on the service. Some video games are launched with no forewarning, however you’ll usually see a number of initiatives 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. 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 accumulate 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 lovely, dreamlike journey whose story unfolds with virtually no textual content, and no method to actually fail or die. It’s an interactive story. September 30