Apple could unveil biggest iPhone ever Wednesday

Big hitters

Big hitters

Up to 8 complications fit on one of Apple's new Watch faces.

Apple's new smartphones are powered by an all-new A12 Bionic chip featuring 6.9 billion transistors.

Apple has just announced the new iPhone XS and its bigger brother XS Max.

Based on operating system, Apple holds a 45.1 percent share of USA smartphones users, according to research firm eMarketer, compared to 53.3 percent for Google's Android. This technology integrated the CPU and GPU with it to accomplish these feats. Of course, we'll have to test all of this in the real world as lab testing is totally something different.

All three phones have the company's faster A12 Bionic processors and are water resistant.

And while Apple has dropped the home button in place of facial recognition, it also quietly removed one other thing: the included headphone adapter. It's an interesting feature if you're a Siri user.

Introducing the device, marketing head Phil Schiller said the firm wanted to "reach as many people as possible". That's for the 64GB model and includes all those incredible features you've been reading about. Apple also announced that watchOS 5 will start rolling out to supported devices on September 17.

Apple also pushed the superiority of their cameras, as expected.

Apple is now the world's third biggest smartphone maker, behind Samsung and Huawei, according to Gartner. It's very comparable to other phones like the Note9 or Pixel 2 XL.

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The good news is there isn't too long to wait for iOS 12 with Apple fans officially receiving this update on September 17. The Apple Watch heart monitor will now do long-term cardiac monitoring, warning when your heart beats irregularly.

Apple says its Apple Watch is the first over-the-counter product to take readings through electrocardiography, or EKG.

As with previous years, the next iPhone will likely get upgrades in its processing speed and camera, as well as an update to the iOS operating system. The camera, even better than before, has dual lenses at 12MP with an improved portrait mode making it possible to adjust the level of blur in your photos. Apple also claimed its latest smartwatch offers 18 hours of battery life.

Appearing at the Apple event, Dr. Ivor Benjamin, president of the American Heart Association, called the heart-monitoring features "game changing", especially the ability to detect an irregular heart rhythm, known as atrial fibrillation.

If you're using a 4.7-inch iPhone 7 or older, would you consider getting the iPhone XR?

Finally, Apple unveiled the iPhone XR.

Creative Strategies analyst Carolina Milanesi said some iPhone buyers might hold off buying Apple's most expensive smartphone this year, with a survey of 955 smartphone users finding fewer than one in five would have paid for a bigger version of the iPhone X. Instead of the impressive IP68 dust and water resistance rating that the XS range has, the iPhone XR will only have IP67, which is an global scale judging how water or dust resistant something is.

Apple is calling it a Liquid Retina HD display and they say it's the most advanced LCD in the industry. This iPhone is supposed to give you an hour and a half more battery than the iPhone 8s.

The Apple Watch series 4 will be available for pre-order this Friday, and you'll be able to get it starting next Friday, September 21. This model will be available in 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB options starting at $749 Dollars. Pricing will start at $999USD for the XS and go up from there.

The new phones, based on last year's iPhone X, are named XS and XS Max.

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