CEO Tim Cook dinner waves whereas arriving on stage throughout a earlier Apple Worldwide Builders Convention (WWDC) in San Jose, California.

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Apple will launch new merchandise throughout a streamed occasion from its Cupertino, California, campus on Tuesday. Apple’s product launch occasion begins at 1 p.m. ET and CNBC might be offering dwell updates right here as information breaks.

Analysts predict new Apple Watch fashions with extra well being sensors and quicker processors, in addition to a redesigned iPad Air with a bigger display. The tagline on media invites to the digital occasion is “Time Flies,” a reference to the watch. 

Apple often releases new merchandise within the fall on an annual schedule forward of an essential vacation gross sales season. However this 12 months is totally different. Amid a pandemic that has disrupted manufacturing and affected economies all over the world, Apple’s occasion is digital, as an alternative of an in-person dwell showcase with press and friends in attendance. 

Apple just isn’t anticipated to announce new iPhones on Tuesday. As a substitute, Apple may save that reveal for a future product launch.