Apple Watch 3

Apple Special Event From The Steve Jobs Theatre – What you need to know

On Tuesday 12th September we were treated to the delights of the future of technology for consumers with a host of announcements.  Let Academia walk you through all you need to know about Apple Watch Series 3, Apple TV 4K and iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone 8.


Apple Watch 

Introducing Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular connectivity. Now you can leave your phone behind and still stay connected wherever you go.

  • Designed to help people stay active, motivated, so they could live a better day
  • Apple Watch S3 can stream Apple Music via cellular – “40m songs on your wrist”
  • A new dual core processor that is 70% faster
  • Now able to do standalone calls on the watch. Answer a call from your surfboard
  • Still has 18hours of battery life
  • New products include
    • Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular)
    • Apple Watch Nike+ (GPS + Cellular)
    • Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS)
    • Apple Watch Nike+ (GPS)
  • Pre order now. Available from 22 September


Apple TV 4K

Brilliant picture quality. The hottest new content.

  • 4K High Dynamic Range (Dolby Vision and HDR10) for stunning picture quality
  • Dolby Digital Plus 7.1 surround sound
  • A10X Fusion chip for ultra-fast graphics and performance
  • Navigate and search with the Apple TV Remote
  • View photos and videos from your iPhone and iPad on TV
  • If you bought a HD movie on iTunes, its upgraded to 4K HDR at no charge
  • Pre order now. Available from 22 September


iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone 8

A new generation of iPhone. All-glass design. Advanced cameras. A11 Bionic chip. Wireless charging.1

  • Designed with the most durable glass ever in a smartphone and a stronger aerospace grade aluminum band
  • Charges wirelessly.1
  • Resists water and dust.2
  • 7- inch and 5.5-inch Retina HD displays with True Tone.3
  • 12MP cameras feature new sensor and advanced image signal processor.
  • 12MP dual cameras on the iPhone 8 Plus offer improved Portrait mode with new Portrait Lighting. 4
  • Powered by A11 Bionic, the most powerful and smartest chip ever in a smartphone. Supports augmented reality experiences in games and apps. With iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus, intelligence has never looked better.
  • Pre order now. Available from 22 September


Contact the Academia sales team to pre order now:

01992 703 900




Charging mat sold separately.

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are splash, water, and dust resistant and were tested under controlled laboratory conditions with a rating of IP67 under IEC standard 60529. Splash, water, and dust resistance are not permanent conditions and resistance might decrease as a result of normal wear. Do not attempt to charge a wet iPhone; refer to the user guide for cleaning and drying instructions. Liquid damage not covered under warranty.

Display size is measured diagonally.
Portrait Lighting available in beta.

Available from Sept 22
The future is wireless – Wireless charging on iPhone 8

To preorder or to talk to a dedicated team member about your IT needs, please call or email:

Academia for Education

01992 703900

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