The important announcement made by Apple on its Apple event on March 2016. If you have missed or don’t want to the long video of the event than here is the summary.
More than 1 billion Apple devices used by the people around the world. Apple CEO Tim Cook started with addressing the FBI and apple current battle. He said “We believe strongly that we have a responsibility to help your protect your data and protect your privacy,” he said. “We will not shrink from that responsibility.” Without taking much time on it, he moved forward.
Environment friendly and Renewable Resource
Apple’s VP of Environment Lisa Jackson recited that ongoing current 93% facilities run on renewable power. Now, 100% of facilities run on renewable power in 23 countries including USA and China. The 99% of packaging is done by the recycling the paper or import from “sustainably managed forest” . Apple introduced to the deconstructing iPhone robots named as Liam, to reuse the the material and provide safety for the data.
Apple reintroduced ResearchKit as CareKit. The CareKit is the framework use to build app relating to medical. Apple partnered with six medical organization which will give more information to them about the desired disease or medical condition. The goal is to simplify research on medical conditions. This kit will give the insights and analytics of various health and medical conditions. This will provide the virtual medical information. This kit is open source. This kit will help individual managed for care.
A Cheaper Apple Watch
Changed the band and introduced the Cheap Apple watch. The band is made up of Four layer woven nylon along with various color variants. Apple wants that more and more people can enjoy and use the features of Apple watch and beginning that day Apple introduced a cheaper Apple watch for $299.
Brings all the capabilities in your hand. 5000 apps available on Apple TV. With Apple TV watch two shows simultaneously.
With Apple tvOS 9.2 update, you can now ask the siri to search for the specific movie. Apple comes up with Dictation. With Dictation you can now convert your text into voice including Username and Password instead of typing the letters. Siri for App Store lets you find out app from the App-store.To organize your apps on the home-screen, Apple is going to introduce the new feature called folder. Now you can enjoy iCloud Photo library on your big screen.
A new iPhone SE
In 2015, 30 million 4 inch iPhone sold in 2015. iPhone SE comes up with 64-bit A9 chip and an M9 motion processor. An equivalent to iPhone 6s. And an design comes up like iPhone 5s. It consist of 12 MegaPixel camera with features like Focus pixels, True tone flash, New image signal processor, Panorama up to 63MP and 4k video support.
Comes up with LTE upto 150Mbps which is 50% faster than iPhone 5s. Supports More LTE bands, Voice over LTE, an Hi-speed wifi 3x faster than iPhone 5s along with inbuilt Apple Pay supported in 5 countries including China.
Pre-orders starts on 24 March 2016 and will be available from 31 March 2016. It’s $399 for 32GB space and a bit more $499 fro 64 GB space. Apple says iPhone SE would be available in 110 countries till the end of May 2016.
iOS 9.3 Updates
Nigh Shift – Apple says, It Automatically shifts colors to warmer end of the spectrum at night, which help you sleep better.
Notes– Now you can keep your notes password protected as it may contain sensitive information.
Health– It will easily suggest apps to the users regarding health.
Apple News– It has 50 million active users. Now with iOS 9.3 it will feature top stories and will suggest Editor’s pick.
CarPlay– Car Play get update like song suggestions and the map will pop up locations nearby important location such as Gas Station.
Education– Got an major update for students, Teachers and administrators.
It is available right from today.
A smaller iPad Pro
The iPad Pro has reduced its 12.9 inch iPad pro to smaller 9.7 inch size. It bunch up the features as it is 40% less reflective than any other tablet, 25% brighter, supports Night shift. A new feature called True tone display – Measures the color temperature of ambient light, and adjust the display to match. It has – 4 speaker on the four corners and gives output 2x as compare to iPad Air 2. Consist of 64 bit A9x Processor and M9 coprocessor.
Well toned with Siri. Also introduced Pro accessories like keyboard-case for pro, iPencil, usb camera adapter, sd card reader.
It consist of 12 MegaPixel camera with features like Focus pixels, True tone flash, New image signal processor, Panorama up to 63MP and 4k video support.
It’s $599 for 32GB, $749 for 128GB and the most amazing, they also offers the 256GB storage costs $899.
Pre order starts from 24 March 2016 and it would be available from 31 March 2016.
Here it is all done with the announcements at the Apple event March 2016. Hope you enjoyed reading. Watch the full event below.
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