Apple WWDC 2018: iOS 12, AirPods 2, iPhone SE 2, WatchOS 5, MacBook Air and More
Apple’s upcoming Worldwide Developers Conference aka WWDC2018 will be held on June 4-8 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose. If you’re one of the Cupertino-based tech company’s fans who is waiting for the event, here are some of the things you could expect:
It can be recalled that during the WWDC 2017, the tech giant has announced the iOS 11. Thus it is safe to assume that during the WWDC 2018 keynote, fans can the announcement of iOS 12.
The Cupertino-based tech company may announce some features and upgrades that are linked with augmented reality (AR), privacy and digital health. It is also worth noting that this year’s version of the iOS will probably focus more on dependability and performance.
It was last year when Apple introduced HomePod, and its fans were able to see the AirPods (wireless headphones) in 2016. During the upcoming Apple WWDC 2018 keynote, a lot of its patrons are expecting to see how AirPods have been modified. Some recent reports revealed that Apple is working on an enhanced chip for the said wireless headphones. It is believed that the new version of AirPods it might flaunt always-on Siri functionality and water resistance.
Apple will reportedly introduce the watchOS 5 during the WWDC 2018. The said upgrade will be accessible for Apple watch users starting from September 2018. During this time, the Cupertino-based tech giant will possibly release a series of beta versions which will be exclusively accessible for developers.
Apple Inc. will perhaps unveil a new Mac PC this year. This has been one of the anticipated brand new products that the company will release. There have been talks stating that the release of a new, entry-level MacBook Air that features Retina Display while some reports stated that Apple will release the Mac Pro.
Some news states Apple is working on resolutions to help developers make applications that can be accessed on both iOS and Mac OS devices. If this materializes, it will certainly reform the way people utilize applications on their gadgets. It is also worth noting that Apple has been making an effort in pursuing this aim for a long time. In fact, it has been trying to substitute laptops with iPad. Since the iPad Pro is now being offered in large size, it only makes sense that the developers are making applications that can function on mobile devices and a Mac.
Other Possible Announcements
Apart from the aforementioned devices and operating system updates, the fans can anticipate some absolutely unpredicted announcements during the WWDC 2018. There’s a possibility that the Cupertino-based tech company would publicize iPhone SE 2 and some enhancements to its virtual assistance technology. This is because there are reviews stating that Siri is nowhere close to the excellence of service being offered by the Google Assistant and Alexa. With that, Apple might probably highlight some main features of Siri and inspire the developers to utilize the voice assistant further.
As of now, these are the things to be excited about during the WWDC 2018. Nonetheless, as the event nears more details about it are expected to surface. Stay tuned for future updates!