Top Stories: iPadOS 16 Delayed, iPhone 14 Pro Rumors, Studio Display Speaker Issues

The big Apple news this week was that the upcoming iPadOS 16 update will apparently not be released along with its September iPhone counterpart update, largely due to the need to keep fine-tuning Stage Manager’s new Multitasking feature.

Other popular stories this week include more hints about the iPhone 14 Pro rumor screen, possible design leaks for the next-generation entry-level iPad, speaker issues with the Apple Studio Display, and more, so read on for all the details on these stories and more!

Apple delays iPadOS 16 launch until October

Apple plans to delay the release of iPadOS 16 until October, rather than releasing the update in the usual September period, according to a report from Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman.

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iOS 16 and watchOS 9 are still expected to be released in September, with iPadOS 16 and macOS Ventura to follow in October.

Gurman said delaying the release of iPadOS 16 will allow Apple to devote more technical resources to completing iOS 16 development, as well as give Apple more time to use iPadOS 16’s new Stage Manager multitasking feature. refine, which has received some criticism.

Hints of iPhone 14 Pro Always-On Display possible in Xcode 14

Rumors suggest the upcoming iPhone 14 Pro models will have an always-on display, similar to the Apple Watch, and hints of what that always-on display might look like may be hidden in the latest beta of Apple’s developer tool. xcode .

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The always-on screen would show users the time and date, number of unread notifications, and iOS 16’s new lock screen widgets without having to tap to wake up the screen.

Next entry-level iPad, reportedly with flat edges, camera bump and more

Apple is expected to update its entry-level 10.2-inch iPad later this year, and new leaked renders give an idea of ​​what to expect from the device.

10th Generation iPad MySmartPrice Render

According to the renders shared by MySmartPrice, the 10th-generation iPad could have a design closer to that of the latest iPad mini, including flat edges and an excellent rear camera. The report also echoed rumors of a larger screen, USB-C port, 5G and A14 chip.

Apple acknowledges issues with Studio Display speakers, releases software update

In an internal memo to Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers, obtained by: MacRumorsApple has acknowledged that some customers may experience audio-related issues with the Studio Display’s speakers, including unexpected and abrupt audio dropouts, high-speed audio, distorted audio quality, and choppy playback.

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Shortly after sending the memo, Apple released a new Studio Display software update that appears to fix the speaker issues.

Apple Adds Eight More Macs to Vintage Product List

Apple this week updated its list of vintage products with eight more MacBook, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro and iMac models released in 2015 and 2016.

Touch Bar 13 Inch MacBook Pro

In particular, the first MacBook Pro models with the Touch Bar are now classified as vintage. Apple first introduced the Touch Bar in October 2016 as part of a complete redesign of the MacBook Pro, but since then Apple has dropped the feature on all models except the 13-inch MacBook Pro.

YouTubers are testing macOS Ventura’s continuity camera feature with Belkin Mount

One of the new features of macOS Ventura and iOS 16 is Continuity Camera, which allows an iPhone to be used as a webcam for a Mac.

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Belkin has designed a MagSafe-enabled continuity camera mount that allows an “iPhone” to be ideally placed on a Mac for use as a webcam, and while the mount hasn’t been released yet, several YouTubers have been able to test it to give us a to give you an idea of ​​how it works.

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