AppleWatch will be available next year for $349, whereas the prices for new iPhone 6 starts at $199 with a two-year cellular contract, while the larger iPhone 6 Plus starts at $299. Both will be available on Sept. 19.
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The counting ends, Apple finally unveiled its surprises to dedicated customers. It launched its two new, larger iPhones-iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, a smart wearable the ‘AppleWatch’ in two shapes and an improved online payment system.
The event was held at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts, California. The historical venue is well known where Steve jobs the father of apple Inc. unveiled the industry-shifting Mac computer, 25 years ago.
The consumer tech giant marked the day a historic one. Timothy Donald “Tim” Cook, the CEO of Apple Inc. was the man of the day who Invoke Steve Jobs’ Classic ‘One More Thing’ for first time when he was to announce the AppleWatch. World remembers Steve Jobs saying, “One more thing” before revealing a new innovation on the moment when the event was over.
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After years it was the first time when a new comer the AppleWatch was the star of the show instead of the iPhones. The wearable device was the company’s first major entry in a new product category since the iPad’s debut in 2010 also the first one since its founder Steve Jobs died in 2011.
The device, besides telling time, will have broad applications. It will be able to unlock doors, users can check into airlines, get directions as well as accomplish some basic tasks, such as sending tweets, replying messages and answering and making calls. The device will be available next year for $349.
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Apple Integrated a mobile payment system called ApplePay into its new iPhones. Apple says it has considered the past efforts by several tech companies which have been unsuccessfully and promised a safe and secure system. It said the company would not monitor anyone’s shopping history. And, if the phone was lost, a user can easily cancel all transactions remotely. Apple also touted that along with its own stores the 220,000 other stores will now accept the new form of payment.
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The company unveiled two new versions of the iPhone with bigger screens. The new iPhone 6 with a 4.7 inch screen and a super-sized iPhone 6 Plus with a 5.5 inch screen were unveiled at the start of the event. The prices for new iPhone 6 starts at $199 with a two-year cellular contract, while the larger iPhone 6 Plus starts at $299. Both will be available on Sept. 19.
Apple considers on the event the iOS 8 to be its biggest update since it launched its app store in 2008. Existing iPhone and iPad users will be eligible for the free upgrade, on September 17.It will allow the app developers to incorporate new features without abandoning existing users.