Apple’s is ready for its second major product launch in 2020. the company confirmed earlier this month that its iPhone 12 showcase would take place on Tuesday 13 October 2020 at 19:00 South African Standard Time (SAST).
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Apple Event: October 2020
Date, time and theme
Apple confirmed earlier this month their upcoming showcase will take place on Tuesday 15 September 2020 at 10:00 PST (Pacific Time), or 19:00 South African Standard Time (SAST).
If you’re in other parts of the world, that would be 13:00 Eastern Time (EST), 18:00 British Summer Time (BST), 2:00 on Wednesday 16 September Japan Standard Time (JST) and 3:00 Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST).
The event will be broadcast from Apple Park but held online, due to the novel coronavirus. This year’s event is aptly titled Time Flies, which could be a reference to Apple’s new Watch 6.
How to watch Apple’s ‘Hi Speed event
The stream below will go live at 19:00 SAST.
The event can also be viewed on Apple’s website. This will be Apple’s third event and second major product launch for the year, following the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC)in June 2020 and the Time Flies event in September.
For today’s event, we can expect announcements pertaining to the Apple iPhone 12 series. We’ll prepare an in-depth guide of all the announcements after the event.
iPhone 12 event: Live updates
19:14 – 5G announcement
Apple just announced that it would be going the 5G route, working with Verizon’s 5G Ultra Wideband network. It will be introduced across the entire lineup of iPhone 12 models.
“5G just got real”
19:06 – Apple HomePod Mini
Apple HomePod Mini will be available from 6 November, and will begin to ship out from 16 November 2020. Apple HomePod Mini will cost $99.
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