蘋果9月發佈會新品懶人包!

蘋果公司於香港時間11日凌晨舉行新品發佈會,發佈一系列服務及新產品。發佈會時長約為1小時45分鐘,並沒有One More Thing,與往年相約。 以下為各項發佈的重要資訊。由於是邊看邊節錄,如有錯漏,敬請指證。 Apple Arcade 將於9月19日正式投入服務。 Konami及Capcom發佈新款遊戲將於Apple Arcade獨家上線。 家庭月費定價為$4.99美金,並附送1個月免費試用。 Apple TV+ 將於11月正式推出首部作品,並會於每月推出新作品。月費同為$4.99美金,但新購硬件用戶可獲一年免費試看! 除早前發佈的「For All Mankind」、「Dickinson」以及「The Morning Show」之外,本次發佈會重點預覽- 電影「猿人爭霸戰」及「飢餓遊戲」製作班底,加上「水行俠」Jason Momoa領銜主演的全新原創劇集「See」。 蘋果推出第7代入門級iPad ,比起第6代升級至10.7吋Retina顯示屏,搭載2016年於iPhone 7上面世的A10 Fushion處理器,並支援Apple Pencil。售價$329美元起。即日起開始預訂,9月30日出貨。 如外界所料,蘋果亦於本次發佈會推出第5代智能手錶Apple Watch 5,取代現有Apple Watch 4產品線。Apple Watch 3則減價至$199美金起。 最大賣點在於期待已久的Always On Retina Display,錶面會以較暗的亮度持續顯示。電量方面則維持18小時續航能力。另一新功能則為內置指南針,可顯示所在位置方向及高度。 設計方面,亦如外界推測,首度加入鈦合金錶殼設計。各系列推出多款新錶帶;亦有推出全新黑鋼愛馬仕錶款。 Apple Watch 5將於9月20號正式發售。 重頭戲來了!蘋果首先發佈iPhone 11,亦即是坊間認為的新一代iPhone XR。售價由$699美金起。 共有6款新顏色可供選擇。搭載全新A13 Bionic核心處理器,配備6.1吋Liquid Retina Display、支援Dolby Atmos聲效、電池續航力則比XR多出一小時。 iPhone 11採用雙鏡頭設計,包涵120度超廣角鏡頭、支援Smart HDR、全面支援Portrait Mode、以及全新的自動Night Mode。 兩個鏡頭皆可拍攝4K 60fps影片,前置鏡頭提升至1200萬像素,可拍攝4K…

Review: Nomad iPhone X Cases

Following my prior review on Nomad’s iPhone 8 and 8 Plus cases, thanks to generous sponsors from our good friend Nomad again, we have been trying out their iPhone X cases line-up for couple months upon receipt, and Nomad has never disappoints us. Nomad iPhone X Cases featured in this review: Hex Case – Buy…

Review: FinWatchStraps Leather Apple Watch Bands

It has been a relatively slow year for the Apple Watch band community and market that we could only managed to have a few new good bands to review and recommend. Not only due to the fact that the Apple Watch design has not been changed so far over the few iterations causing less room for more innovative design on…

First Look: Lofree Four Seasons Mechanical Keyboard

A few months ago, we reviewed the extremely popular type-writer inspired wireless mechanical keyboard from Lofree that fired up the competition for similar product in the industry with its excellent design and usability. Just a few months later, followed by the great crowd-funding success of its predecessor that received great success on its crowd-funding project, the…

Quick Look: Handmade AirPods Leather Pouch from Cases em Couro

I have been using my AirPods for about half a year and the first day I did to the AirPods and the charging case is the snap on a Slickwrap skin to provide minimal protection against normal scratches, as well as to make it look more unique. However, the key issues for an AirPods skin are…

Review: JUUK Car-inspired Vitero Aluminum Apple Watch Band

Our readers know how much we love about the Apple Watch bands manufactured by the luxury band-maker JUUK Design, who is aggressively putting every possible effort into perfecting every single parts and engineering processes of their Apple Watch bands, from design to molding watch band links with flawless curvature. But before we move on to their latest flagship…

Review: BandWerk Leather Apple Watch Bands

  As one of the Apple Watch lovers and enthusiasts, and three generations of Apple Watches have been released, we have gone overboard and published over 50 articles reviewing Apple Watch Bands, basically since Day 1 that the first generation Apple Watch was physically delivered. Most of them comes from the United States and some…

First Look: Monowear Nylon Active Vibe Apple Wath Bands (All colors)

Last year, we reviewed Nylon Active Bands from Monowear, which is a very competitive option against Apple’s Woven Nylon bands in terms of quality and price. Followed by Apple’s Sport Loop nylon bands launched last month, Monowear has also refreshed their Nylon line-up with the brand new Nylon Active Vibe Bands. Monowear Nylon Active Vibe…

Opinion: Why should you upgrade to iPhone 8?

I could actually be one of those who will upgrade to iPhone 8/8 Plus from couple generations behind. Indeed, I did not change my mind because of this article but I have slept it over since the Apple Event last week. There are a few reasons: New features We all know that new features like…