Apple will be hosting its virtual ‘Spring Loaded’ keynote event today. The company will likely that this opportunity to highlight and announce its new products. Apple will kick things off at 1 PM EDT/ 10 AM PDT. Here’s what you can expect to see from today’s show and how to watch it.
Similar to last year’s events, the ‘Spring Loaded’ event will be held from Apple’s headquarters in Apple Park. Due to the pandemic, Apple will be opting to host a live-streamed version of its event with no media or audience taking part in the festivities. Although Apple has not formally announced what it plans to unveil, there have been enough reports to lead us to gauge what may be shown. Of course, plans may always change due to a number of development factors, especially during the pandemic.
One announcement that feels all but certain is Apple’s new iPad Pro. It’s long been reported that Apple has been developing new 11 inch and 12.9 inch iPad Pro models. It’s expected that the larger model will be the focus of a transition towards supporting mini-LED displays. Not only is an iPad Pro expected but rumours point to a new iPad Mini being debuted during the event as well.
Apple’s Tile competitor, the AirTag, is also heavily expected to be shown for the first time today. The new accessory, which can be attached to everyday items like keys, bags, etc., is no huge secret although Apple has remained quiet on its development.
Apple’s ‘Spring Loaded’ event will begin at 1 PM EDT/ 10 AM PDT. You can tune in live by checking out Apple’s official channels such as the Apple website, Apple TV. The company’s YouTube channel will also host the event as well as Apple’s Twitter.