It’s been on the playing cards perpetually, however now sources near Apple have revealed the corporate will start a trial manufacturing of its iWatch in July.
Quantra Pc, the agency that builds Apple’s Mac PCs, is claimed to be overseeing the construct, and the iWatch itself – if the whole lot goes to plan – might be with us as early as October.
As regards to the watch itself, the Wall Street Journal reviews it should have 10+ sensors designed to sync up with Apple’s already-launched HealthKit software program, which is predicted to debut inside iOS eight aboard the iPhone 6 later this yr.
The WSJ’s report signifies the iWatch might go on sale as early as October, and that Apple plans to ship between 10-15 million models earlier than the shut of 2014.
The iWatch, which can come in several sizes, is predicted to focus closely on well being and health. Apple believes it has one thing of a USP on this space with its HealthKit API and legions of builders, hungry to get their tooth into Apple’s “subsequent massive factor”.
Business watchers wish to Apple to cement the thought of wearables in shoppers’ collective consciousness. Up to now, nobody – not even Samsung and its monumental advertising spends – has managed to generate a lot hype across the idea of wearable know-how.
Might Apple change all this? Perhaps. Simply, perhaps.