Waiting for the next iPhone? Your wait may end as soon as on March 15. According to a report in 9to5 Mac, Apple is currently aiming to unveil the new 4-inch iPhone 5se, iPad Air 3 and new Apple Watch band options at an event on March 15.
The report which quotes sources claims, “Apple is planning to reinvigorate the 4-inch iPhone screen size by replacing the iPhone 5s with an iPhone 5se that includes an A9 chip, improved cameras, support for taking Live Photos, and Apple Pay.” It is also speculated to feature rounded metal edges similar to that of iPhone 6 and 6s.
The company is also expected to launch a new iPad. Likely to be called iPad 3, the new tablet is expected to be an update to the company’s iPad Air lineup.
iPad Air 3 will reportedly be a significant upgrade to Apple iPad Air 2 which was launched in October 2014. The new iPad will reportedly include some of the iPad Pro features like enhanced speakers and a Smart Connector. Some reports have also hinted at the possibility of a rear-LED flash.
Apple is also reported to announce some upgrades to Apple Watch as well as to its mobile payment platform Apple Pay.
The media event would be Apple’s first since the launch of iPhone 6S, iPhone 6S Plus and iPad Pro in September.