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iPhone 12: Everything We Know (mac rumors)

With Apple's September Media event out of the way, it seems clear that the iPhone 12 won't be released until October. Rumors have been pretty consistent about that up to this point. Two other minor rumors about the ‌iPhone‌ 12 seem essentially confirmed with the release of the Apple Watch Series 6. Apple introduced a new blue color for the Apple Watch, which has also been rumored for the ‌iPhone‌ 12. Apple also touted the positive environmental impact of removing the Power Adapter from the A...
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iPhone 12: Everything We Know

With Apple's September Media event out of the way, it seems clear that the iPhone 12 won't be released until October. Rumors have been pretty consistent about that up to this point. Two other minor rumors about the ‌iPhone‌ 12 seem essentially confirmed with the release of the Apple Watch Series 6. Apple introduced a new blue color for the Apple Watch, which has also been rumored for the ‌iPhone‌ 12. Apple also touted the positive environmental impact of removing the Power Adapter from the App...
Tags: Apple, Roundup, Apple Watch


This Week in Apps: iOS 14’s surprise arrival, Apple’s app bundle, TikTok & WeChat banned from app stores Sunday

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the TechCrunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry is as hot as ever, with   204 billion downloads and $120 billion in consumer spending in 2019. People are now spending three hours and 40 minutes per day using apps, rivaling TV. Apps aren’t just a way to pass idle hours — they’re a big business. In 2019, mobile-first companies had a   $544 billion valuation, 6.5x higher ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Google Play, TC, Facebook, Apps, Spotify, Instagram, Microsoft, Youtube, China, India, Tech, Walmart, United States, Epic


watchOS 7: How to Use Optimized Battery Charging on Apple Watch (mac rumors)

With the release of watchOS 7, Apple has added a Battery Health feature to Apple Watch that's similar to the one found on iPhones and iPads running iOS 11.3 and later. In basic terms, Battery Health provides information about the state of the device's battery and includes an option called "Optimized Battery Charging," which is designed to extend the total battery life of your Apple Watch. When enabled, Optimized Battery Charging learns from your personal device habits and waits to finis...
Tags: Apple, News, Apple Watch, Tim Hardwick, Battery Health


Apple just released 2 brand new Apple Watches today — here are the biggest differences between them

The Apple Watch Series 6 (left) and Apple Watch SE (right). Lisa Eadicicco/Business Insider Apple is launching two new Apple Watches on Friday: the $400 Apple Watch Series 6 and $280 Apple Watch SE. The Apple Watch Series 6 is Apple's new high-end watch, while the SE is a more affordable version. The Series 6 comes with a blood oxygen reader, the ability to take an ECG, and an always-on display, unlike the SE. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. In typical Apple fashion, th...
Tags: Apple, Health, Trends, Tech, Features, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Lisa, Tech Insider, Lisa Eadicicco, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, Apple September event 2020, Eadicicco Business Insider Apple


Hands-On With the New Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE

Today's the official launch date for the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple Watch SE, both of which Apple announced on Tuesday. We picked up a couple of the new models and thought we'd give them a quick look for MacRumors readers thinking of ordering a new watch. Apple Watch Series 6 & ‌Apple Watch SE‌ Hands-On! When it comes to design, both the $399 Series 6 and the $279 SE look just like the Apple Watch Series 5 with the larger, thinner display introduced with the Series 4 and 40 and 4...
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Rumor Report Card: Assessing the Accuracy of Leaks After Apple's Event

Apple hosted its virtual "Time Flies" event this week, where it introduced four new products, including the Apple Watch Series 6, lower-cost Apple Watch SE, a 10.9-inch iPad Air with an all-screen design, and an updated 10.2-inch iPad with a faster A12 Bionic chip. As expected, there were no new iPhones, which are believed to be coming in October instead. Apple also announced that it will be offering its various services in a bundle called Apple One starting later this year, including an all-...
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Apple Watch Series 6

The latest Apple Watch reviews, news, and buying guides, all in one place. If you’re an iOS user, Apple’s flagship smartwatch is really the only wearable to buy. The newest has just arrived, but if you’re looking for an older model, the Series 5 and Series 4 are still good options as well. Here’s everything […]
Tags: Apple, Trends, Apple Watch, watchOS, Apple Watch Apps, Apple Watch 2, Apple Watch Bands, Apple Watch Series 1, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch Series 2, watchOS 4, Apple Watch 3, Apple Watch Series, Apple Watch Series 4, watchOS 5, Apple Watch 1


Apple Watch SE vs. Apple Watch Series 3: Which budget Apple Watch wins?

Are you having trouble deciding between the Apple Watch SE and Apple Watch Series 3? We compare each smartwatch's features so you can make a smart decision.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Apple Watch, Smart Watches, Buying Guides, Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Smartwatch, Apple Watch SE


Deals: Cellular Carriers Introduce First Offers on Apple Watch Series 6 and SE

With the launch of the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE today, cellular carriers have now introduced special offers for these new wearable devices. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with these vendors. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Starting with AT&T, if you buy one Apple Watch Series 3, Series 4, Series 5, Series 6, or SE, you can get $200 off a second model. Both models will have to be purchased o...
Tags: Apple, Deals, Verizon, Featured, Apple Watch, T Mobile, Verizon T Mobile, Apple Watch SE


Spotify Tests Untethered Apple Watch Streaming for Some Users

In November 2018, Spotify released an accompanying app for Apple Watch that allows iPhone users to access and control their favorite Spotify music and podcasts from their wrist. Image via iPhone-Ticker.de One of the limitations of the app is that it doesn't allow users to stream music directly to their Apple Watch without an ‌iPhone‌ connection, which effectively makes it a wrist-based remote control for Spotify on ‌iPhone‌. That could be set to change, however, as iPhone-Ticker.de reports...
Tags: Spotify, Apple Watch, Apple Watch LTE


Nike Run Club Update Brings a New Modular Watch Face, 'Twilight Mode,' and 'Streaks'

Nike has today announced a number of software updates to the Apple Watch Nike and the Nike Run Club app for the Apple Watch. The Apple Watch Nike now includes a new, exclusive modular sport watch face. Designed to offer multiple complications, the new face includes a quick-start button, total monthly miles, and "Guided Runs" with updated content and artwork. The latest watch face also includes Nike Twilight Mode, offering a new in-run display and brighter design to be more visible at night. ...
Tags: Nike, Apple Watch, Nike Run Club, Apple Watch Nike, Apple Watch Nike+ Edition, Nike Twilight Mode, Nike Apple Watch Nike


Apple Watch Series 6 Begins Arriving to Customers Around the World

Today is Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE launch day in the United States and over 25 other countries and regions around the world, and customers are now beginning to receive delivery of the latest models. Photo: Alistair Sowerbutts Customers have started sharing photos of their new Apple Watch Series 6 on Twitter and in the . Key new features of the Apple Watch Series 6 include blood oxygen measuring, up to 20 percent faster performance than the Series 5, a 2.5-times brighter alway...
Tags: Apple, Featured, United States, Apple Watch, Apple Stores, Customers Around the World, Alistair Sowerbutts Customers


The $399 Apple Watch Series 6 and new $279 Apple Watch SE are now available — here's where and how to buy them

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Apple Watch Series 6. Apple The Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE launched on September 15 during Apple's virtual press conference.The new Series 6 starts at $399 and the Apple Watch SE starts at $279.Both of the new smartwatches are now available to purchase from Apple, Best Buy, Amazon, and additional retailers. Here's everything you need to know about the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Mobile, Wearable, Smartwatch, Trends, Tech, Apple Watch, watchOS, Apple Apple, Steven Cohen, ECG, Watch Apple, Amazon Read, Tech Insider, Antonio Villas Boas


watchOS 7: How to Eliminate Distractions Using Schooltime on Apple Watch

In watchOS 7, Apple introduced Family Setup, a new feature that allows users to pair additional watches to their iPhone for children or older members of their household who don't have their own iPhones. An associated feature of Family Setup, called "Schooltime," allows parents and guardians to remotely turn on Do Not Disturb on kids' watches and display a special watch face with restricted interaction. But even if you have no interest in Family Setup, you can still use Schooltime on your own A...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, watchOS, Control Center, Apple Watch SE, Control Center Scroll


watchOS 7 Removes Force Touch Support From Your Apple Watch, Here's Everything That's Changed

With the release of watchOS 7, Apple has added several new features to compatible Apple Watch models, such as new watch faces and sleep tracking, but it also drops support for the Force Touch gesture that some users may have come to think of as a second nature interaction on their wrist. When users firmly pressed their Apple Watch screen, Force Touch technology would sense the extra pressure exertion and display additional content and controls depending on the context. But in watchOS 7, Appl...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Force Touch, watchOS 7, Apple Watch screen Force Touch, Apple Watch Camera, Force Touch on Apple Watch


So You Bought an Apple Watch. Now, for the Accessories

Top Product: AirPods Pro | $199 | AmazonRead more...
Tags: Apple Watch, Lifehacks, Apple Watch Series 6


How to pre-order the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE

The Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE, two hotly-anticipated new smartwatches, will be available this month, but you can order them right now.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Buying Guides, Pre-orders, Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE


Apple Watch Series 6 and SE Orders Start Shipping Ahead of Deliveries Tomorrow

Apple on Tuesday introduced the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple Watch SE, and orders kicked off on the same day. The first Apple Watch Series 6 and SE deliveries are expected on Friday, and orders in the United States, UK, and other countries have begun shipping out ahead of tomorrow's delivery date. Not all of those who purchased an Apple Watch on Tuesday will be getting their new watches this Friday because many Apple Watch Series 6 combinations featured delivery estimates of September ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, United States, Apple Watch, United States UK, UPS Apple Stores


Apple's Upcoming Fitness+ Service Planned Long Before Pandemic

Apple on Tuesday introduced a new Fitness+ home workout service that offers guided training videos that can be watched on iPhone, iPad, or Apple TV and monitored with the Apple Watch. Given that Fitness+ provides videos that are ideal for people who are unable to visit gyms and other facilities, it has been seen as a logical response to the ongoing health crisis, but Apple's Chief Operating Officer Jeff Williams today told Reuters that it was planned long ago. MacRumors in March discovered s...
Tags: Apple, Los Angeles, Williams, Apple Watch, Jeff Williams, Reuters, Fitness Plus


Deals: Apple Watch Sales Hit Series 3 and Series 5 Models at Up to $100 Off

Deals have emerged this week on the previous generation Apple Watch Series 3 and Apple Watch Series 5, following Apple's announcement of Series 6 and SE models of the wearable device. Note: MacRumors is an affiliate partner with Amazon. When you click a link and make a purchase, we may receive a small payment, which helps us keep the site running. Starting with the Apple Watch Series 3, Amazon is offering the 38mm GPS model for $169.00, down from $199.00. Likewise, the 42mm GPS model is $30 of...
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Apple Watch Series 6 vs. Apple Watch SE Buyer's Guide

In September 2020, Apple updated its popular Apple Watch lineup, introducing two new models; the Apple Watch Series 6 and the Apple Watch SE. The Apple Watch Series 6 offers a number of compelling updates on last year's Series 5, offering a new S6 processor, a U1 ultra-wideband chip, and blood oxygen monitoring, for a price starting at $399. At the same time, Apple introduced an entirely new model of Apple Watch; Apple Watch SE. This new model offers many of the Apple Watch features that have ...
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Apple Watch Series 6 Reviews Roundup: Brighter and Faster, Blood Oxygen Measuring Requires Precise Fit

First impressions of the Apple Watch Series 6 have now been shared by select media outlets and YouTubers, providing a closer look at the device's new features, including blood oxygen measuring and a brighter always-on display. Starting with blood oxygen measuring, Engadget's Valentina Palladino noted that the Apple Watch needs to be worn in a certain way to get a successful reading:It took at roughly seven attempts of fiddling with the placement before I got it to work. Data came most often w...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Featured, Siri, Apple Watch, Rolling Stone, Engadget, Palladino, Bohn, Dieter Bohn, Brandt Ranj, Valentina Palladino, Brian Heater


Apple Watch SE First Impressions: Good Price for Surprising Similarity to High-End Models

The Apple Watch SE is set to start shipping Friday, September 18, but the first hands-on reviews of Apple's lower-cost wearable are now appearing online. Several journalists and media outlets were provided with review units, and so far Chris Velazco from Engadget and Victoria Song from Gizmodo have shared their opinions after 24-hours with the wearable. Given that the Apple Watch SE is a lower-cost option that does not introduce any new features, reviews have focused on the balance of feature...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Gizmodo, Song, Engadget, Chris Velazco, Victoria Song, Velazco, Velazo


I've been using the new Apple Watch Series 6 for a few hours. These are the 5 biggest changes I noticed right away.

Lisa Eadicicco/Business Insider Apple announced the Apple Watch Series 6 on Tuesday, introducing blood-oxygen monitoring among other improvements. The watch also comes in new blue and red color options. Overall, the Series 6 seems like a modest improvement over the Series 5, but broadens Apple's health ambitions.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Apple finally unveiled its anticipated Apple Watch Series 6 on Tuesday, a refreshed model that comes with a faster processor,...
Tags: Apple, Health, Trends, Tech, Features, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Tech Insider, Lisa Eadicicco, Fitbit Garmin, Apple Watch Series 6, Lisa Eadicicco Business Insider Apple, Apple September event 2020


You Don't Sacrifice Much with the Apple Watch SE

Everybody loves a good deal, and after playing around a bit with the Apple Watch SE, I have to say, this watch feels like an extremely good deal.Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Wearables, Science, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Consumer Tech, Apple Watch SE


A closer look at the new Apple Watches

I’m very much still working on a full review of the new Apple Watches — specifically the Series 6. As of this posting, I’ve had the wearables in my possession (and on my person) for a little under 24 hours. It’s a special circumstance attributable to the virtual nature of this week’s event. Simply put, it has given me significantly more time than I would traditionally get amid the press scrum after an Apple event, but not nearly enough to feel comfortable calling this a full review. It’s impo...
Tags: Apple, Startups, Wearables, Hardware, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Apple Stores, COVID, Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Hardware Event 2020


Watch: Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE Unboxing Videos

Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE unboxing videos and first impressions have hit the web. Apple Watch Series 6 is the new high-end model with blood oxygen tracking, a faster S6 chip, a next-generation always-on altimeter, and new casing options like blue aluminum and graphite stainless steel. Pricing starts at $399. Image Credit: The Verge Starting at $279, the lower-cost Apple Watch SE features the same design as the Series 6, but with some features missing, including an always-on di...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Apple Watch


watchOS 7: How to Use Optimized Battery Charging on Apple Watch

With the release of watchOS 7, Apple has added a Battery Health feature to Apple Watch that's similar to the one found on iPhones and iPads running iOS 11.3 and later. In basic terms, Battery Health provides information about the state of the device's battery and includes an option called "Optimized Battery Charging," which is designed to extend the total battery life of your Apple Watch. When enabled, Optimized Battery Charging learns from your personal device habits and waits to finish ch...
Tags: Apple, Apple Watch, Battery Health, Ios 14


Apple Seeds First Beta of watchOS 7.1 to Developers

Apple today seeded the first beta of an upcoming watchOS 7.1 update to developers for testing purposes, one day after releasing the watchOS 7 update. To install the ‌watchOS 7‌ beta, developers need to download the proper configuration profile from the Apple Developer Center. Once the profile is in place, the ‌‌‌watchOS 7‌‌‌ beta can be downloaded through the dedicated ‌Apple Watch‌ app on the iPhone by going to General > Software Update. To update to the new software, the ‌Apple Watch‌ need...
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