21st March was all about the launch its of new devices and accessories for Apple. The company has brought in all new range of its iPhones and iPads. Though the rumoured and anticipated 10.5 inch iPad still missed the light, Apple still had a lot of exciting stuff to offer. Let’s take a look at all the new launches one buy one.
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus new color variant:
Apple has launched its iPhone 7 and 7 Plus in new red color variant. It is a special edition and company calls it the (PRODUCT) RED. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will be available in beautiful red aluminium finish and is lunched to recognise its partnership with ‘RED’. According to Apple, it is a step for awareness of Aids/HIV and the customers will be unprecedentedly contributing to the Global Fund and bringing the world a step closer to an AIDS-free generation. The new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will be available world wide from Friday 24th March.
New 9.7 inch iPad:
Apple has launched a new iPad with 9.7 inch screen size, replacing the iPad Air 2. The new iPad sports a 64-bit A9 processor and is available in 32 GB and 128 GB storage options. The device is priced at $329 which translates to around Rs 22,000 for the entry level Wi-Fi only variant where as the Wi-Fi + cellular variants start at $459 (around Rs. 30,000) for 32 GB and $559 (around Rs. 37,000) for 128 GB.
Apple also introduced the iPad Mini 4 with some changes. The device will be now available with a higher storage and that too at the same price tag as before. The iPad mini 4 will now come in 128 GB instead of 32 GB starting at the same $399 (around Rs. 27,000) and the WiFi + cellular variant will be available at $529.
iPhone SE with more storage:
The iPhone SE has been launched in new storage option of 32 GB and 128 GB replacing those with 16 GB and 64 GB, the other specifications and price remains the same at $399 i.e Rs. 27,200 in India.
‘Clips’, a new mobile video editing app:
The new ‘Clips’ video editing app lets you create short videos with a number of overlay effects, filters and emojis on the mobile itself. The app ensures quick and on the go editing for fun and social media.
New Apple Watch bands and iPhone cases:
Along side the release of the new color iPhone 7 and other devices, Apple also brought in a new range of Apple Watch bands and iPhone 7 cases. The bands are made up of nylon and come in various new color options, for the ones who want a bit more elegance, there is the Hermes band option. As far as iPhone cases are considered, Apple has introduced three new silicon cases for the iPhone 7 & 7 Plus which are available in the azure, camellia and pebble colors. There is also a ‘saddle brown’ leather option.