Everything We Expect Before Apple’s Sept. 7 Event

Even with all the buzz about the iPhone 14, Pro, Max and Pro Max, there are plenty of questions still floating around. Will Apple raise the price for its upcoming iPhones? When exactly will you be able to preorder and buy the iPhone 14? How will it be different from the iPhone 13? And what will it even look like

We won’t have definitive answers until Apple’s big announcement, but one thing is certain: Now isn’t the time to buy a new iPhone, especially since Apple’s 2022 flagship is likely so close to its debut. We expect to see the Apple Watch Series 8 and possibly a new Apple Watch SE and Apple Watch Pro soon, too. 

While we count down the days to the iPhone 14’s likely arrival, we’re continuing to collect all the rumors about the upcoming iPhone. We’ll update this story as new information becomes available. If you’re looking for ways to pass the time until Apple’s Sept. 7 event, check out CNET’s list of the best places to trade in your old phone. Plus, here’s every hidden iOS 16 feature we didn’t expect to find and the 22 iPhone tips that’ll make you a power user

An early render of the iPhone 14 is shown in the color white

Early renders of the iPhone 14 from Jon Prosser suggest a notchless design and flush camera setup.

Jon Prosser

iPhone 14 lineup rumors: Will there still be four phones?

We still don’t know much about the iPhone 14, but we’ve heard that Apple’s next lineup will nix the Mini and focus on larger phones instead. A 2021 report from Nikkei Asian Review predicted the death of the iPhone 14 Mini, and a research note from analyst Ming-Chi Kuo obtained by MacRumors also suggested that the Mini was not long for this world. However, Kuo reported, the iPhone 14 lineup will still comprise four models, a “high-end” and a “lower-end,” with two size options for each.

While name speculation isn’t as germane to the discussion of Apple’s 2022 lineup as it was for unlucky 13, rumors suggest a small shift in naming conventions, with an iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro, iPhone 14 Max and iPhone 14 Pro Max, with “Pro” designating higher-end specs and…