2018 Apple iPhone Announcement Confirmed for September 12

The media invites have been sent for Apple's 2018 September iPhone announcement, and we have an official date. Call in to work, set up your internet connection, check your favorite time zone converter, and buckle in for Wednesday, September 12, at 10 a.m. P.T.

Related: What to Expect from Apple's Sept. 12 iPhone Announcement: New iPhones, Apple Watch Series 4, AirPods 2 & Studio Pods

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Apple made the announcement via this simple image based invitation: a round circle on a black background with the date and time attached:

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Here at iPhone Life, we're already speculating about what the circle might be teasing. Perhaps a round watch face? Well, if so, then that would go against the rumours that Apple is decreasing the bevel on the Watch 4. Could this be a reference to the StudioPods? Rumour has it the over-the-ear headphones are being delayed to 2019. The emblem looks a bit like the top of a HomePod; we haven't heard many rumours about the HomePod yet, but maybe no news is good news. Check out what the iPhone Life team has to say about what we can expect from the September announcement:


Whatever Apple has in store for us, we're ready and we'll be first in the internet-streaming line for the September 12 announcement.

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Tamlin Day is a feature web writer at iPhone Life. He has a degree in Media and Communications from Maharishi University of Management and his work has been published in the Rio Review and Breathe Free Press.