The Apple products are coming in 2016
1. Apple Watch 2
The second generation of Apple Watch will be introduced on March 2016, about a year after the arrival of the first version. The 2nd generation of Apple Watch is predicted to be equipped with sensors such as cardio health, blood pressure. Also, it will equip the camera and Wi-Fi chip to support the FaceTime without the iPhone.
The current Apple Watch
2. iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
iPhone 7 and 7 Plus will appear at the end of 2016. According to the forecasts from different business articles, this could be the last iPhone generation from Apple. Apple may still offer their users with 4.7 and 5.5 inches version. And the design of this product is expected to bring groundbreaking improvement compared to the previous generation. The 3D Touch may be equipped in this smartphone and function of water resistance can also be built in.
3. iPhone 6C
A source said, iPhone 6C model will has a similar design with the 5S. However, this smartphone will bring many more color options. The 6C’s hardware will also be improved with A9 chip as same as the iPhone 6S.
The Apple 6C can be available in early 2016
4. iPad Air 3
According to information revealed, Air iPad 3 is equipped with a 9.7 inch screen; the resolution was raised to 2,334 x 3,112 pixels, higher than the previous generation. With this resolution, pixel density of iPad Air 3 may reach 401 ppi , while screen ratio is still 4: 3. This iPad version can use the same chip Apple iPad A9x Pro, RAM capacity ranges from 2 to 4 GB.
iPad Air 3
The iPad Air 3 foresees to have back camera of 8 megapixels, 2.1 megapixel front cameras. The storage capacity of the machine will respectively be at 16, 64 and 128 GB. With a thickness of only 5 mm, this model will be thinner than the Samsung Galaxy Tab duo 8.0 and 9.7 of the Samsung S2.
Apple has never put water resistant up iPhone, iPad but Apple Watch has standardized IP7X. It can be possible that iPad Air 3 will be certified the IP.
5. MacBook Air
The design of the MacBook Air has not changed since 2010. Therefore, the design of 2016 will focus on a thinner frame with a larger screen. In the past, Apple has increased the size of their devices. For example iPhone has 5.5 inches and iPad has 12.9 inch large. Therefore, the 15-inch MacBook Air has a very high probability to be appeared.
The 15-inch MacBook Air may be realized in 2016
6. Retina MacBook Pro
During the past two years, the delay of Intel has significant impact to the release date of the Retina MacBook Pro product line, especially the 15-inch product line using 5th generation Intel chips (Broadwell).
This year, it is likely Apple will skip Broadwell to support instead with the Skylake version. Besides the updated chip, Retina MacBook Pro is likely to be redesigned after almost 4 years without a significant change.
Due to complain too much about performance, Apple will equip chip Skylake for the next 2nd MacBook generation. The battery life will be up to 10 hours and Brand CPU performance may be increase of 20% compared to the previous Broadwell chip. In addition, the visual effects will also run faster than 40%.
The first generation MacBook
iMac is affected by the delay of Intel as same as the MacBook Pro. The current high-end model series have been used Skylake. However, the lower model continues to use Broadwell chip. Until the end of 2016, it is difficult to know if Apple will use any chip upgrade what's in the next version.
Front side of iMac
1. iOS 10
Last September, Apple has released iOS version 9. This year, the company is expected to launch iOS 10. This is the successor to the iOS 9. After focusing heavily on computer power, probably iOS 10 will be updated with major changes in design, similar iOS 7.
2. OS X 10.12
Along with iOS, OS X is also updated annually. Usually, the update will be released in September or January 10. During 2016, 10:12 will launch OS X to become an alternative to El Captian version launched autumn 2015.
Apple TV software do not often have the big update like with iOS and Apple Watch. So tvOS update plan is somehow unclear. So far, there have been some minor updates on tvOS, but there is no certainty about the Apple will be officially updated tvOS version with new features and design.
Other possibilities that Apple may introduce in 2016 can be the 5th generation Apple TV, iPad 2 Pro, iPad Mini 5, Mac Pro, Mac mini.