Apple's Plans for 2024: iPhone 16, Vision Pro, and More
Apple is expected to launch several major products in India in 2024, including the iPhone 16 series, refreshed iPhone SE, M3 MacBook Air, Apple Watch X, Apple GPT, and OLED iPad Pro.
The iPhone 16 series is rumored to include the iPhone 16, iPhone 16 Plus, iPhone 16 Pro, and iPhone 16 Pro Max. The Pro models are expected to have a 6.9-inch display, while the standard models may feature a 6.3-inch screen. The iPhone 16 Pro models will be powered by a new 3nm A-series chipset, the A18 Pro chip, while the iPhone 16 and iPhone 16 Plus will have an A17 Pro chip. These models are expected to have volume buttons, a power button, and an action button. The rumored iPhone SE 4 is likely to come with a USB Type-C port and a notch-based display. It may also feature a single rear camera and support for Face ID. The iPhone SE 4 is expected to have an “Action” button that can be programmed for specific tasks or app shortcuts.
The Apple Vision Pro, a mixed reality headset, is expected to launch in early 2024. It will have a glass cover on the front and an aluminum body. The headset will be powered by a dual-chip setup and will feature the Apple M2 chip for advanced graphics and the Apple R1 chip for handling data from cameras, sensors, and microphones. It will have a 2-hour battery life and personalized audio pods.
Apple is also expected to introduce new devices with its new M3 chipset, including the M3 MacBook Air and OLED iPad Pro. The iPad Air will be available in two size options for the first time, and the iPad Pro will come with OLED screens.
Apple is working on a generative AI model called AppleGPT, which will allow users to create images and chat like a human being. It will run on all Apple devices, including iPhones and iPads.
Apple is likely to launch the Apple Watch 10 or Apple Watch X in 2024. It is expected to have a thinner casing and a refreshed design, as well as a microLED display. The watch may also come with features such as blood pressure monitoring, sleep apnea detection, and blood glucose monitoring.
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