WWDC 2017: Apple Could Announce 10.5-inch iPad Pro And Siri Speaker: Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference will start on June 5th at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose where thousands of developers will meet with Apple engineers. At this conference latest software of the Apple is expected to unveil. Apple could also launch two new hardware products at this conference according to the report of Apple analyst KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo.
Apple has already sent invites for the WWDC 2017. The official WWDC invite to developers said, “Technology alone is not enough. Technology must intersect with the liberal arts and the humanities, to create new ideas and experiences that push society forward. This summer we bring together thousands of brilliant minds representing many diverse perspectives, passions, and talents to help us change the world”.
At the event, Apple is expecting to unveil the latest version of macOS and iOS with the new version of tvOS and Watch OS. According to KGI the two hardware products that may unveil at this event are Siri Speaker and 10.5-inch iPad Pro with the new design.
Kuo also said that there are more than 50% chances of Siri Speaker and more than 70% chances of the announcement of the all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro at the event. As previously said by KGI, Siri Speaker is expecting to be costlier than Amazon Echo. The speaker may have touch panel as part of the device- according to KGI.
The 10.5-inch iPad Pro is supposed to come with the all-new design. it is expecting that the device will have narrower bezels that will provide extra space for screen display. KGI also expecting that Apple will ship near about 6 million units of 10.5 this year.
From the last few years, Apple is only announcing the new software at WWDC but this year we might have new hardware as well at the conference. The Apple’s WWDC will start at 10:00 am Pacific Time on June 5, 2017, and it will end on June 9, 2017.