The occasion, usually held at Apple’s headquarters in early September, shall be streamed on its web site subsequent Tuesday, September 15. Apple’s Worldwide Developer Convention in June was additionally held online-only due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Apple didn’t instantly return a request for remark.
The corporate is broadly anticipated to unveil an iPhone 12 with 5G capabilities — the primary iPhone to hook up with the brand new, ultra-fast wi-fi community.
Analysts anticipate the 5G iPhone to generate a “supercycle” of system upgrades, probably prompting thousands and thousands of individuals to purchase the brand new system.
“Final yr, we began promoting iPhones in late September,” Apple CFO Luca Maestri stated in the course of the firm’s most up-to-date earnings name. “This yr, we challenge provide to be accessible a couple of weeks later.”
The corporate’s September product occasions additionally usually embrace the most recent designs for different merchandise, such because the iPad and the Apple Watch. Final yr, Apple additionally revealed particulars on its Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade companies.