Among different issues, 2020 was the yr of the digital Apple event. With the coronavirus pandemic forcing product launches on-line, gone had been the standard on-stage marathons, changed with a gentle stream of press releases and product-specific movies. And it appears the pattern is ready to proceed this yr.

Apple is rumoured to be planning a spring event this March, and there is been no scarcity of leaks hinting at what new merchandise may be in retailer. From new iPads to AirPods updates, through a slew new Macs, spring might be a fruitful season for Apple followers. (Check out our Apple offers web page for one of the best provides on the most recent equipment.) 

A current render of the rumoured 2021 iPad Pro (Image credit score: Pigtou)

Spring occasions aren’t a given within the Apple calendar, however the firm has often chosen to reveal new merchandise in March. 2019 noticed it introduce Apple TV+ and Apple Arcade, whereas in 2016 it introduced the primary iPhone SE in the identical month. Last October, Apple leaker Jon Prosser claimed (beneath) this yr’s spring event will happen on 16 March. (Mind you, he additionally claimed the headliner could be Apple’s over-ear AirPods – which, er, got here out in December.)