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Apple’s fall product launch event is almost here, and the first sign is that the Apple Store’s website is down.
When the store comes back online, the company is likely to have the iPhone 14 and Apple Watch Series 8 in its lineup.
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Rumors suggest that an iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max are also in the cards. We’re also expecting a new Apple Watch that will reportedly look similar to last year’s model but offer more health features such as a fever sensor.
A temporary blackout for the online store is a familiar part of the buildup to big Apple launch events. You’ll be able to access the store again after the event and likely be able to preorder the new devices soon.