Here’s what to expect from Apple’s iPhone 12 event [Video]

Yahoo Finance’s Tech Editor Dan Howley joins The First Trade with Alexis Christoforous and Brian Sozzi to discuss what we can expect from Tuesday’s Apple iPhone launch event.

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ALEXIS CHRISTOFOROUS: We are just about three hours away from Apple’s big event, and all of us will know details about the latest iPhone. But will 5G be worth the upgrade? Our tech editor Dan Howley is here with more, and, Dan, busy day for you. What are you looking out for from Tim Cook later?

DAN HOWLEY: So we’re really expecting the four new iPhones to be the star of the show. These are going to have different sized screens and come in at different price points. There’s been reports that the lowest price will be $649 for what’s going to be called the iPhone 12 Mini. That will have a 5.4-inch display. And then the largest will be

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Amazon Prime Day 2020 Starts Tonight: All The Best Gaming Deals To Expect And More

Among the countless number of cancellations and delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is Amazon Prime Day, which, you may have noticed, didn’t happen in July as usual this year. But it’s not being forgotten. Despite multiple delays, Prime Day 2020 is indeed happening, and it’s all going down this week starting Tuesday, October 13.

Despite happening later than usual this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Day is sure to bring steep discounts on some of the best games for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Prime Day is also an excellent opportunity to snag consoles and PC hardware at a discount, and you’ll also find sweet deals on gaming accessories, merch, Blu-rays, collectibles, and practically anything on your wishlist. Prime Day is known for having deals on par with Black Friday–and this year, the two events will be happening nearly back to back–so for gamers on

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What to expect in tech: Amazon Prime Day 2020

Prime Day, Amazon’s biggest annual shopping holiday, is nearly here. The mega-retailer will kick off the two-day event on October 13. And while it is taking place later in the year than usual, there will still be a ton of deals to get your hands on. In terms of electronics in particular, it’s your chance to save big on some of the best and most nifty tech of the year.



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We’re talking discounts on gadgets like true wireless earbuds, smart TVs, fast storage, sweet tablets and smartphones, from brands including Apple, Amazon, Samsung, Sony, Google and Microsoft. To ensure you’re prepared to score all the savings, here’s a breakdown of how you can snag the best tech deals on Prime Day.

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How do you take advantage of the deals?

Well, for one, you’ll need an Amazon Prime account, and if you don’t have one, it’s not

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What to expect from next iPhone announcement

Who’s ready for a new iPhone?



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Apple’s next iPhone event

Tuesday, Apple will unveil four new editions of one of the best-selling U.S. consumer devices in a virtual presentation on Apple’s website and YouTube channel.

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Instead of mid-September, when Apple traditionally introduces new iPhones, the company was forced to delay the event because of manufacturing delays in China caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The big news this year: connectivity to the new, emerging speedy 5G wireless networks, hence Apple’s title for the event: “Hi, Speed.”

Apple enthusiast websites peg the four models as starting from $699 to $1,099, similar to the current lineup.

According to MacRumors, the models will be named the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max and a newer, smaller model, the iPhone 12 Mini.

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What to expect from Apple’s iPhone 12 event; four new models, HomePod?

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Who’s ready for a new iPhone?

Tuesday, Apple will unveil four new editions of one of the best-selling U.S. consumer devices, in a virtual online presentation on Apple’s website and YouTube channel.

Instead of mid-September, when Apple traditionally introduces new iPhones, the company was forced to delay it, due to manufacturing delays in China caused by the COVID crisis.

The big news this year: connectivity to the new, emerging speedy 5G wireless networks, hence Apple’s title for the event “Hi, Speed.”

Apple enthusiast websites peg the four models as starting from $699 to $1,099, similar to the current lineup.

Apple’s next iPhone event (Photo: Apple)

According to MacRumours, the models will be named the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max and a newer, smaller model, the iPhone 12 Mini.

The Mini would have the smallest screen size in the bunch, at 5.4 inches, bigger than the

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The best smartphone deals we expect on Amazon Prime Day 2020, and how to shop for unlocked phones

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You’re not the only one to notice that high-end smartphones have been getting incredibly pricey over the last couple years. Luckily, Amazon Prime Day 2020 is just two days away, and we usually see excellent discounts on great smartphones during the deal event.

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Indeed, no one should be paying full price for a smartphone these days when opportunities like Prime Day can shave off some of the price tag. And if Prime Day 2020 doesn’t offer a deal on a phone you like, rest assured that you can probably find a deal somewhere else throughout the year.

If you’re not an Amazon Prime member yet and you’re interested in checking it out, you can sign up for a free 30-day trial with full benefits before

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5G iPhone, iPhone mini, and what else to expect

Apple is finally set to announce new iPhones, after weeks of delays and pandemic-related disruptions.



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Invitations for an October 13 event featured the phrase “Hi, Speed,” hinting at a long-rumored upgrade that would allow the iPhone to connect to the new 5G wireless network that’s currently being rolled out by carriers in the United States and abroad.

Though still nascent, 5G promies to deliver much faster connection speeds when it’s fully deployed. Beyond phones, It will pave the way for more connected devices: Advances like self-driving cars, virtual reality, smart city technologies and networked robots could be powered by the new network.

Apple is somewhat late to the 5G phone game. Its new phone will join a growing list of options from Google, Motorola, Samsung, Huawei, LG and others.

But the iPhone may be able to hold its own given its loyal fan base, and some

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What To Expect From Apple Event

KEY POINTS

  • Apple will hold an event on Tuesday
  • It is expected to unveil new devices during the “Hi, Speed” event
  • These products may include the iPhone 12 series, HomePod Mini, AirPods Studio and more

Apple is expected to unveil new devices during the “Hi, Speed” event scheduled for Tuesday. The company is expected to showcase the successors to its current iPhones and unveil a few new devices for the masses.

What can fans and enthusiasts expect from Apple during the upcoming event? Here’s a quick look at what the company may or may not present a few days from now:

iPhone 12 Series

Apple is expected to unveil the iPhone 12 series – four new iPhone models that boast new features, the most notable of which are the new A14 Bionic chip and support for 5G.

The company is expected to announce four new iPhones in its flagship lineup.

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Amazon Prime Day Xbox Series X/S and Xbox One Deals: What We Expect To See

It’s shaping up to be an even busier fall then usual, with both Amazon Prime Day 2020 and the launch of the Xbox Series X and S happening within a month of each other. Of course, we won’t see any deals on the next-gen consoles–we doubt they’ll even be available to purchase–but there are still a lot of games and accessories that will work with the new consoles, and Prime Day is the perfect time to stock up before your Xbox Series X or S arrives. 2020 has been full of awesome deals on all things Xbox, and we expect Prime Day to be no different.

Amazon Prime Day lasts 48 hours and kicks off on Tuesday, October 13, at midnight PT / 3 AM ET. Amazon has already set some early Prime Day deals live, which consist of 4K TVs, smart home devices, and other tech gadgets. Unfortunately, you

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Prime Day 2020 PS5 And PS4 Deals: What To Expect

It’s an exciting time for PlayStation fans, as the PlayStation 5 launches November 12. Peak deals season is also on the horizon for video games, with Amazon Prime Day 2020 next week and Black Friday following not too far behind. So, the question is: What kind of PlayStation deals can we expect throughout Amazon Prime Day? There will be tons of deals on games and accessories, though it may be quite challenging to find any PS5-centric deals.

We’ll be rounding up the best PS5 and PS4 deals for Amazon Prime Day 2020 as they go live on October 13. This will include deals from not just Amazon, but the confirmed competing sales at Best Buy, Walmart, Target, Newegg, and more retailers. For now, let’s take a look and what PlayStation deals to expect (and what not to expect) throughout Prime Day 2020.

PS5 preorders probably aren’t happening

Of course, there’s

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