According to The Verge, September 9 has been a preferred day for Apple. In 2008, it unveiled a new lineup of iPods on that day; in 2009, it had its 'It's Only Rock and Roll' event. There's lots of history on the date for Apple. Apple is expected to introduce two new phones, with bigger screens, new processors, maybe new materials, and even more.
However, there is no confirmation about the date and it likely won't be confirmed until just before it takes place.
Apple iPhone 6 struggles with production issues
The much speculated iPhone 6 is reportedly facing severe production problems, which may delay production, or limit availability. KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo expressed in one of his research notes that problems Apple is facing with the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 are even more challenging for the 5.5-incher, possibly leading to delays, CNET reported. Read more
Leaked? Apple's phablet version of iPhone 6 to be named 'iPhone Air'
Leaked information and fake rendition create a defining picture of what Apple's next iPhone might look like. Launch dates presumed to be some time mid-September. Read more