Apple’s 2024 roadmap: Vision Pro, 10th-anniversary Apple Watch, iPad Pro redesign, and more

Now that pre-orders of the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro models are underway, it’s time to look ahead to what Apple has in store for 2024. While we’re still eagerly anticipating the launch of the latest iPhone models, it’s never too early to get a glimpse of what’s on the tech giant’s roadmap. Let’s dive into the highlights of what to expect next year.


1. Vision Pro

Kicking off 2024, Apple is set to release the Vision Pro, a spatial computer that represents the company’s quest to find the successor to the iPhone. While we won’t see smart glasses just yet, the Vision Pro will draw attention with its $3,499 price tag, paving the way for future innovations.

apple vision pro

2. Apple Watch X: The 10th anniversary smartwatch

In 2024, the Apple Watch X, celebrating its 10th anniversary, will make its debut. Alongside a sleek redesign, we anticipate new health-related features, potentially including a blood pressure sensor. The much-anticipated non-invasive glucose monitor may still be a few years away, but Apple is working on an AI-powered health-coaching service to enhance user well-being.

Apple Watch Ultra 2

3. iPad Pro redesign with OLED screens

In 2024, the iPad Pro is set to get its first redesign in five years. Expect a transition to OLED screens, available in 11-inch and 13-inch sizes. The Magic Keyboard will also receive a facelift, featuring a metal top case to match Apple’s laptops.

iPad Pro

4. Macs with 3nm M3 chips

Apple’s Mac lineup is set to receive a boost with the transition to 3nm M3 chips. The MacBook Air and MacBook Pro are among the models expected to benefit from these cutting-edge processors. Apple is committed to delivering top-tier performance to Mac users.

M2 - chip-MacBook Pro 14-inch and 16-inch models

5. Generative AI tool – “Apple GPT” and “Ajax”

Artificial Intelligence takes the spotlight in 2024 as Apple joins the ranks of tech giants with its generative AI tool. Internally known as “Apple GPT” and powered by its proprietary large-language model, “Ajax,” this move signals Apple’s commitment to AI innovation.

Looking ahead

With a year packed full of exciting product releases, Apple enthusiasts can look forward to the Vision Pro launch, iPad Pro upgrades, a reimagined Apple Watch, powerful Macs, and groundbreaking AI developments. As we approach 2024, the world of tech is bound to be buzzing with anticipation for what Apple has in store. Stay tuned for the future of innovation!

(via Bloomberg)

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