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Apple has set the date for its latest iPhone’s debut. The new device, rumored to be called , is expected to include and a new, iPad-inspired design, and it will be (1 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. BST). There’s no official word yet on . Like Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference, and its September , the iPhone event will be held entirely online. The event will be streamed via Apple’s website, and .
Apple’s fall product launch this year is expected to touch off a wave of upgrade purchases, analysts say, with fans eyeing the iPad Pro. A “staggering” 53% of respondents plan to buy this year’s iPhone, according to a survey by . Flashier rivals — such as , with its foldable display, or Microsoft’s Surface Duo, with two screens…and boxier look, similar to that of the