Apple WWDC 2023: All you need to know!

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Apple WWDC 2023

Apple’s highly anticipated event - the Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) kicked off today June 5 which will be a week long fiesta with Apple releasing its latest technological advancements. 

The technology giant introduced several new products and software updates. Among the notable releases were the 15-inch MacBook Air, Mac Studio, and Mac Pro, all equipped with the advanced M2 chipset. Additionally, Apple unveiled the latest versions of its operating systems, namely iOS 17, iPadOS 17, and watchOS 10, which brought a range of exciting features.

However, the most remarkable announcement of the event was the introduction of Apple's groundbreaking AR headset, Vision Pro. This innovative device provides an immersive viewing experience and spatial audio.

You can live stream the event on Apple’s youtube channel or at its official website.

What is Apple’s WWDC Event? Why is it important?

Apple's WWDC (Worldwide Developers Conference) is a week-long conference primarily aimed at developers who create software applications and services for Apple's platforms, including iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS.

The schedule of events and activities during WWDC provides developers with valuable opportunities to familiarize themselves with the upcoming advancements. They can learn about the latest technologies, tools, and frameworks that will be introduced on these platforms.

It is an important event for Apple’s investors also as it sets the tone for company’s future software developments, gives an idea of new technologies which can give it an adge over its competitors and generally drives engagement.

How Apple shares performed during the WWDC week?

WWDC YearDatesApple Share Price Performance
2013June 10- June 14-3%
2014June 2- June 62%
2015June 8 - June 12-1%
2016June 13-June 17-4%
2017June 5-June 9-4%
2018June 4-June 81%
2019June 3-June 79%
2020June 22-June 261%
2021June 7 -June 111%
2022June 6-June10-6%
Source: Refinitiv  

 What to expect at WWDC 2023?

  • The launch of the iOS 17
  • New Macbook Pro
  • 15-inch Macbook Air
  • Virtual Reality Headset
  • Software announcements across Apple's entire range, including iPhone, Macs, iPad, and Watch

What was announced at WWDC 2022?

  • Introduction of iOS 16, iPadOS 16 and MacOS13 Ventura
  • M2 Apple silicon chip
  • Macbook Air and Macbook Pro 13
  • WatchOS 9

This is not investment advice. Investments in the securities market are subject to market risk, read all the related documents carefully before investing. Past performance is not indicative of future returns.