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Apple unveils 4-inch iPhone SE, iPad Pro and CareKit: As it happened...

Last Updated: Monday, March 21, 2016 - 23:42
Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi/San Fransisco: In line with expectations, tech giant Apple Inc on Monday unveiled the 4-inch iPhone SE, iPad Pro, updated iOS 9.3 and a wrist watch.

The company also launched CareKit for Parkinson diseases.

Touted as the most powerful 4-inch iPhone, the iPhone SE has been priced at USD 399 and will be available in 110 countries by March 31. However, orders for the same will start March 24.

Though it looks much like iPhone 5S and iPhone 6S, the iPhone SE is said an LTE speed that is 50 percent faster than iPhone 5S.

Apple also introduced a new iPad Pro which has been priced at USD 399.

For a detail of the launch event and the products, kindly go through the LIVE Blog given below.

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23:42 PM

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23:40 PM

Cook is back and is recapping what we saw today.

The iPad Pro is an amazing choice and it allows you to do so much more, he says. We are always pushing forward, he adds.

He thanks everyone for being there today morning.

 

23:37 PM

The 9.7-inch iPad Pro has been excitingly offered at USD 599 for 32GB, USD 749 for the 128GB.

The 256GB version has been priced at $899, the highest storage capacity for iOS.

23:34 PM

The iPad Pro supports a great line of accessories and you can use a pencil to draw on it like you do on paper.

The 12MP camera is also great for photo lovers and a Retina flash for better picture. You can shoot 4K video with it too.

It comes in four colours of Silver, gold, space grey and rose gold.

 

 

23:32 PM

And the best part? It comes with an incredible level of performance supported by fastest chip ever A9X.

It is also embedded with M9 coprocessor. Supports "Hey Siri"

You can talk to it and ask it to open your mail.

23:28 PM

The new iPad Pro will start at USD 399.

Some of the interesting features:

  • Has a Pro display. Oxide TFT display driven by custom Apple timing controller.
  • 40% less reflective and 25% brighter than iPad Air 2.
  • Works with NightShift.
  • Comes with True Tone.
  • 4 speakers working in a stereo system.

 

 

23:26 PM

Schiller takes a dig at Microsoft.

The majority of people coming to iPad Pro come from Windows, he says.

There's a second group of people we'd love to reach with this new iPad Pro. Windows Users, he says.

23:23 PM

Phil Schiller, head of marketing, is up on stage and is talking up about iPad Pro.

People love iPad Pro. It is a revolutionary device, he says.

He introduces the new iPad that weighs less than one pound.

 

23:21 PM

Next in line is the iOS 9.3 and can be updated today for free.

It has come with interesting updates and features..

23:16 PM

This is the most powerful 4-inch iPhone, Greg Joswiak says.

Priced at USD 399, the SE will be available at USD 17 a month for monthly payments.

Order starts March 24 and will be available in the market by March 31.

It will be available in 111 countries by the March 31.

First Published: Monday, March 21, 2016 - 23:43
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