Apple announced an October 13 event for the launch of the iPhone 12, only a few minutes in the past. And Apple’s web site has a hidden Easter egg within the banner of the occasion’s picture that may be accessed by way of an iPhone or an iPad.
You possibly can see the official announcement for the October 13 launch occasion within the Occasions part on Apple’s web site. The banner for the launch occasion on the web site has an choice so as to add the occasion to your calendar. And that’s about it.
Nonetheless, in the event you entry the Occasions web page on the iPhone or iPad, it is possible for you to to faucet on the banner picture of the October occasion to find a hidden AR expertise. This AR expertise has interactive animation with floating golden/orange/blue circles, which explode to many floating orbs while you faucet on them to disclose the “10.13” occasion date tag within the middle in orange colour.
Apple put one other AR easter egg in its occasion invite pic.twitter.com/dn6ObiLUq8
— Scott Stein (@jetscott) October 6, 2020
So what may this hidden AR expertise imply? Effectively, the iPhone 12 Professional is anticipated to come back with a LiDAR scanner to create a 3D map of your environment. And this 3D map will assist AR in a giant approach. Many apps can make the most of the LiDAR scanner to unlock AR experiences that might not be carried out on older iPhones. So it’s doable that Apple is hinting in the direction of iPhone 12 Professional’s AR functionality with this hidden AR Easter egg.
Apple is anticipated to launch four new iPhones on the occasion, the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Professional, and the iPhone 12 Professional Max. The model can be anticipated to launch AirPods Studio and AirTag at this occasion.
[Source: Parker Ortolani]