How to Watch Apple's October 30 Event

Apple's second fall 2018 event will be on Tuesday, October 30, at the world-renowned Brooklyn Academy of Music, Howard Gilman Opera House, in Brooklyn, New York. You can watch the event on your iOS device, computer, or Apple TV and we'll tell you how below. At the October event, expect to hear about upcoming iPad Pro innovations such as edge-to-edge screens and FaceID. Follow our commentary during the event in our Facebook group with a live podcast right after. Here's how to watch Apple's October 30 event, which starts at 10 a.m. EDT.

Related: New iPad Rumors: Release Date, Specs Ahead of October 30 Apple Event

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How to Watch Apple's October Event on Apple TV:

In order to watch Apple's special event on October 30, you'll need an Apple TV (2nd, 3rd, or 4th generation). 

Make sure your Apple TV has the latest version of tvOS installed. If your software is up to date, you'll see an Apple Event app appear a few days before October 30 that will allow you to live stream the event. The day of, simply open the Event app and tune in at 10 a.m. EDT. If you still have the Apple Events app downloaded on your Apple TV from the last event in September, all you'll need to do is open it on October 30 and tune in to watch at 10 a.m. EDT time. 

How to Watch Apple's October Event on iPhone, iPad, Mac, or PC

Apple has provided several different ways you can watch its special event on your iOS devices or computer. The event will live stream on Apple's website, so all you need to do is have access to the live feed from your browser. 

If you have an iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, or Mac: Open Safari on your device and visit the Apple events page on October 30 at 10 a.m. EDT. Your iOS device will need to be running iOS 9 or later. Meanwhile your Mac will require Safari 6.0.5 or later on OS X v10.11 or later.

PC users will need Windows 7, 8, 10 or later. Windows 10 also requires Microsoft Edge, but that makes viewing the event even easier. Simply open Microsoft Edge and visit Apple's event page on October 30 at 10 a.m. EDT.

To catch up on what you can expect for October 30, visit our event coverage page for all the articles we've written about iPad and other rumors. Keep checking back at for the latest news, and be sure to register for our live podcast for an event roundup. We'll be commenting during the event in our Facebook group, we hope you join us!


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Hallei is a 2018 graduate of Maharishi University of Management with a BFA in Creative & Professional Writing. She's currently working on a novel about people using witchcraft to clean their houses.