Apple’s big news this week was that the upcoming iPadOS 16 update apparently won’t come with its equivalent update for the iPhone in September, largely due to the new Stage Manager continuing to refine the multitasking feature.
Other popular stories from this week include the rumored iPhone 14 Pro always-on display, possible design leaks for the next-generation entry-level iPad, speaker problems with the Apple Studio Display, and more, so read on for all the details . More on these stories!
Apple to delay iPadOS launch till October 16
Apple plans to delay the release of iPadOS 16 until October, instead of releasing the update in the usual September time frame, according to a report from Apple. bloombergMark Gurman.
iOS 16 and watchOS 9 are still expected to be released in September, with iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura releasing in October.
Gurman said the delay in the release of iPadOS 16 would allow Apple to devote more engineering resources to completing iOS 16 development, and give Apple more time to refine iPadOS 16’s new Stage Manager multitasking feature. which has received some criticism.
Signs of iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display Xcode 14 . can be in
Rumors suggest that the upcoming iPhone 14 Pro model will have the same always-on display as the Apple Watch, and hints of what the always-on display may look like are probably hidden in plain sight in the latest beta of Xcode, Apple’s developer tool . ,
The Always-On Display will let users see the time and date, the number of unread notifications, and iOS 16’s new lock screen widgets without having to tap to wake the screen.
The next Entry-level iPad rumored to feature flat edges, camera bump, and more
Apple is expected to update its entry-level 10.2-inch iPad later this year, and newly leaked renders offer a look at what to expect from the device.
According to the renders shared by MySmartPrice, the 10th generation iPad may feature a design closer to the latest iPad mini, including flat edges and a raised rear camera. The report also reiterates the rumors of a bigger display, USB-C port, 5G and A14 chip.
Apple acknowledges Studio Display speaker issues, releases software update
In an internal memo to Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers, obtained by MacRumorsApple has acknowledged that some customers may experience audio-related issues with the Studio Display’s speakers, including unexpected and sudden cuts in sound, playing audio at high speeds, distorted audio quality, and choppy playback.
Soon after sending the memo, Apple released a new Studio Display software update that appears to address the speaker issues.
Apple adds eight more Macs to its list of vintage products
Apple this week updated its older products list with eight more MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and iMac models released in 2015 and 2016.
Notably, the first MacBook Pro models with Touch Bar are now classified as vintage. Apple first introduced the Touch Bar in October 2016 as part of a complete redesign of the MacBook Pro, but Apple has dropped the feature on all models except the 13-inch MacBook Pro.
YouTubers test macOS Ventura’s Continuity camera feature with Belkin mount
One of the new features coming with macOS Ventura and iOS 16 is the Continuity camera, which allows an iPhone to be used as a webcam for a Mac.
Belkin has designed a MagSafe-enabled Continuity camera mount that allows an iPhone to be used as a webcam in an ideal location on a Mac, and while the mount has yet to be released, many YouTubers have been testing it. are able to give us an idea of how it works.
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