Apple expected to unveil bigger, pricier iPhone on Wednesday

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So get ready for Tim Cook to talk about the iPhone XS, the iPhone XS Max, and the iPhone XR. The other newly revealed iPhone models, the XS and XS Max, start at $999 and $1099, respectively, and launch later this month on September 21. As expected, the phones will now come with up to 512GB of storage, up from the 256GB max on last year's models.

Rival Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has a few models that cost almost as much as Apple models, but the bulk of its line-up, like that of other phone makers, consists of cheaper models.

Apple on Wednesday was expected to unveil new iPhones, playing up eye-grabbing edge-to-edge screens in a bid to strengthen its position in a largely saturated global smartphone market. "ORCRP001070-topic.html" class="local_link" >Apple is expected to showcase three new iPhones on Wednesday, including its biggest and most expensive model yet, as the company seeks to widen the product's appeal amid slowing sales growth.

The third model, with an expected 15.5-centimetre display, has intrigued analysts the most. New Apple iPhones Confirmed to Support Dual SIM 4G Connectivity.

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Allthing.com reports that the iPhone XR, with a 6.1-inch LCD display size and two storage options - 64 GB and 256 GB - will reportedly be available in six colors, according to the sitemap, including black, white, red, yellow, coral and blue. It offers an hour and a half more battery life than the iPhone 8 Plus and features haptic touch and Face ID. It's powered by the same A12 Bionic chip as the iPhone XS, and packs a single 12-MP wide angle camera with optical image stabilization and portrait mode capabilities (yes, from a single lens).

The new wearable has been predicted by many to be called the Apple Watch Series 4, and if current rumours are anything to go by, it's going to be the biggest update we've seen to the product line for a while. While the new Watch models are thinner, Apple says they also have larger screens, providing displays that are over 30 percent larger than those of the Series 3.

It is positioning the new watch as a more comprehensive health device, able to detect an irregular heartbeat and start an emergency call automatically if it detects a user falling down, potentially appealing to older customers.

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. The watch, starting at $399, includes a snazzy new electrical heart sensor, which allows it to work as an electrocardiogram.

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