Apple iPhone 7 launch event: Venue, live streaming details, expectations and availability

It’s official. Apple iPhone 7 will be be unveiled on September 7. We at PC Tablet are really excited before the launch. This is because we have been covering plenty of news and rumors stories about the upcoming iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus over the last several months. The time has now arrived to witness the arrival of Apple CEO Tim Cook on stage with the refreshing new iPhone 7 on his hand. In this article, we will examine the specific information related to the launch event of Apple iPhone 7

Apple iPhone 7 launch venue and time

As mentioned above, Apple iPhone 7 will be launched on September 7. The launch event starts at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco at sharp 10 AM PDT (10.30 IST). If you would like to watch the launch event live, you need to skip your sleep little bit. Apple has mailed media invites to select bloggers and journalists. If you have an invite, you can walk into the hall. Otherwise, you need to depend on the live streaming.

How to watch the Apple iPhone 7 launch event live online?

To watch the live event, you just need to visit the official website and select the landing page image. The live streaming makes use of Apple’s HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) technology. Hence, you require an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with Safari on iOS 7.0 and above. You can also watch the live event on a Mac with Safari 6.0.5 or later on OS X v10.8.5 or later. You can also watch the live event via 2nd or 3rd generation Apple TV with software 6.2 or later or an Apple TV (4th generation).

Watching iPhone 7 launch event on a non-Apple device

It is possible to watch the iPhone 7 launch event using Microsoft Edge on Windows 10. Hence, if you have a laptop or tablet with Windows 10, you will be able to watch the live event. You need to visit to watch the live event. It is not possible to watch the live streaming via YouTube. However, Apple will upload the video after the conclusion of the launch event.

Apple iPhone 7 Expectations

Apple will ditch 16GB internal storage to accommodate 32GB. Hence, you can expect 32, 128, and 256GB variants of iPhone 7. You will not find a headphone jack. Instead, you will have to use the lightning connector port. The iPhone 7 Plus is expected to offer a dual-camera setup. There are reports that Apple is expected to make enhancements to the iPhone 7 Force Touch Display. If rumors are to be believed, you can also expect a dark shade of Blue color variant as well.

Apple iPhone Availability

The pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 7 are expected to start from September 9 with shipping starting from September third week. In addition to iPhone 7 loaded with full blown iOS 10, Apple will also launch Apple Watch 2 (WatchOS 3), a new range of MacBook Air (MacOS Sierra) and few accessories like the rumored wireless AirPods.