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2016

Apple defends decision to ditch 3.5mm jack, says AirPods development began years ago

Wednesday September 07, 2016

As expected, Apple did not include a 3.5mm headphone jack in its upcoming iPhone 7 and 7 Plus handsets, but company executives say the legacy port's demise has been a long time coming.

Everything you need to know before preordering Apple's iPhone 7 & iPhone 7 Plus on Friday, Sept. 9

Wednesday September 07, 2016

In just a few short days, the new iPhone 7 will be available for preorder ahead of its Sept. 16 launch. AppleInsider is here to guide you through your choices to help you decide which model is right for you.

Apple debuts new videos promoting health, 107-second iPhone event recap

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Following Apple's iPhone event on Wednesday, the company released a handful of videos showcasing the keynote and upcoming products, including iPhone 7, Apple Watch and AirPods, as well as five shorts promoting healthy life choices.

AppleCare+ gains $29 iPhone screen swaps, makes $99 fee universal for other repairs

Wednesday September 07, 2016

In tandem with announcing the iPhone 7 on Wednesday, Apple also revised its AppleCare+ plans for iPhones, instituting a $29 screen replacement option but forcing all customers to pay $99 for any other form of accident repair.

Trade-in roundup: iPhone 7 has landed, here's where to get the most cash for your old iPhones

Wednesday September 07, 2016

The best time to sell your old iPhone or iPad is when Apple introduces new models, like it did with the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Here's a guide to help you net the highest trade-in value for your iPhone from Apple, Gazelle, BuyBack World, NextWorth, Amazon, or one of the many other buyback services.

Jet black iPhone 7 potentially vulnerable to scratching, Apple admits

Wednesday September 07, 2016

People considering the jet black versions of the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus should be careful, as those options are more prone to scuffing and scratching, Apple notes on its website.

First Look: Apple's new iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Apple's "See You on Sept. 7" event on Wednesday brought the expected iPhone 7 family refresh, with features aimed at extending battery live and improving user photography, as well as a new Apple Watch with GPS technology. AppleInsider was on the scene, and spent some time with each new piece of gear.

Apple Watch Series 2 abandons gold Edition models in favor of ceramic

Wednesday September 07, 2016

In announcing the Apple Watch Series 2 on Wednesday, Apple also silently did away with its real-gold Edition line, replacing the material with tougher ceramic.

Apple quietly doubles iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 4 storage, lowers iPad Pro prices

Wednesday September 07, 2016

While not announced onstage during Wednesday's iPhone event, Apple has quietly updated its iPad lineup specifications with storage buffs for iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 4, and price drops for the top-of-the-line 9.7- and 12.9-inch iPad Pro models.

Apple releases iOS 10, macOS Sierra, watchOS 3 and tvOS 10 GM seeds, Sierra to launch Sept. 20

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Following Wednesday's iPhone event, Apple issued golden master versions of iOS 10, macOS 10.12 Sierra, watchOS 3, tvOS 10 and Xcode 8 to developers ahead of public releases this fall.

Apple debuts $159 AirPods wireless earbuds with W1 wireless chip, 5 hours of battery life

Wednesday September 07, 2016

As rumored, Apple at its special event on Wednesday introduced a wireless headphones called AirPods, which come packed with advanced technology like a custom wireless chip, beam-forming microphones, accelerometers, infrared sensors and more.

Apple officially ditches headphone jack for Lightning, will include adapter in iPhone 7 box

Wednesday September 07, 2016

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus will ship not only with a pair of Lightning-connected EarPods, but also a legacy headphone adapter in the box, Apple announced on Wednesday.

Apple announces water resistant iPhone 7: pressure sensing home button, dual cameras, jet black finish

Wednesday September 07, 2016

This year's iPhone 7 series features a number of upgrades throughout, including a new jet black glossy finish option, a click-free pressure sensitive home button, and the best mobile cameras Apple has ever offered. Storage has been doubled, and preorders begin this Friday ahead of a Sept. 16 launch.

Apple Watch 'Series 1' gets updated CPU, price drop to $269

Wednesday September 07, 2016

In introducing Apple Watch Series 2 at Wednesday's special event, Apple expectedly dropped the price of its original Apple Watch to $269, keeping the "Series 1" device in the lineup as an entry-level offering.

$369 Apple Watch Series 2 with GPS is swim-proof with 2x brighter display, white ceramic case

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Apple on Wednesday revealed the second-generation Apple Watch, dubbed the Series 2, with built-in GPS, a new waterproof design, and what Apple claims is the brightest display ever shipped in one of its products. It will be priced starting at $369 in a standard edition coming Sept. 16, with a Nike+ running version arriving in October.

Pokemon Go announced for Apple Watch

Wednesday September 07, 2016

The popular Pokemon Go gaming craze will come to the wearable Apple Watch, it was announced at Apple's iPhone 7 and Apple Watch 2 event on Wednesday.

Apple introduces real time, cross-platform iWork collaboration

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Apple on Wednesday announced a new iWork feature that allows both Mac and iOS users to collaborate on a variety of Pages, Numbers and Keynote documents in real time.

Apple accidentally reveals water resistant iPhone 7 family on Twitter

Wednesday September 07, 2016

Apple's official twitter account introduced and exposed some details about the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus before deleting the tweets.

Nintendo announces 'Super Mario Run,' coming first to Apple's iOS

Wednesday September 07, 2016

The biggest franchise in gaming history will make its mobile debut first on Apple's iOS platform with "Super Mario Run," a new title coming to the iPhone App Store.

AppleInsider is live at Apple's 'iPhone 7' event - tap here for our coverage

Wednesday September 07, 2016

This year's iPhone upgrade, plus a new Apple Watch, is set to be unveiled in San Francisco, and AppleInsider is there live with exclusive news, analysis and photos. Here is the place to view all of our live coverage!