Apple Product Life-Cycle
Buyers Guide

We visualize the product life-cycle (Wikipedia) of popular Apple products.

Our recommendation are based on past product upgrades and are intended to give Apple fans an orientation of when a new Apple Mac, iPhone, iPad, iPod or accessory arrives at the stores.

Despite the accuracy of our data, we cannot guarantee the correctness.

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Apple Watch

Apple Watch Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
16th September 2020
Days since Upgrade
319 (Ø 398)
Expected
19th October 2021

The Apple Watch was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 16th September 2020.


iPhone

iPhone Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
23rd October 2020
Days since Upgrade
282 (Ø 387)
Expected
14th November 2021

The iPhone was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 23rd October 2020.


MacBook

MacBook Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
5th June 2017
Days since Upgrade
1518 (Ø 397)
Expected
7th July 2018

An upgrade of the MacBook is 1121 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your MacBook order.


MacBook Air

MacBook Air Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
12th November 2020
Days since Upgrade
262 (Ø 368)
Expected
15th November 2021

The MacBook Air was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 12th November 2020.


MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
12th November 2020
Days since Upgrade
262 (Ø 235)
Expected
5th July 2021

An upgrade of the MacBook Pro is 27 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your MacBook Pro order.


iMac Pro

iMac Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
14th December 2017
Days since Upgrade
1326 (Ø 365)
Expected
14th December 2018

An upgrade of the iMac Pro is 961 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iMac Pro order.


iMac

iMac Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
30th April 2021
Days since Upgrade
93 (Ø 290)
Expected
14th February 2022

The iMac was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 30th April 2021.


Mac mini

Mac mini Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
12th November 2020
Days since Upgrade
262 (Ø 399)
Expected
16th December 2021

The Mac mini was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 12th November 2020.


Mac Pro

Mac Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
10th December 2019
Days since Upgrade
600 (Ø 452)
Expected
6th March 2021

An upgrade of the Mac Pro is 148 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Mac Pro order.


Thunderbolt Display

Thunderbolt Display Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
15th September 2011
Days since Upgrade
3608 (Ø 466)
Expected
24th December 2012

Apple recommended in their October Keynote the LG UltraFine 5K Display.


iPad Pro

iPad Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
18th March 2020
Days since Upgrade
501 (Ø 391)
Expected
13th April 2021

An upgrade of the iPad Pro is 110 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPad Pro order.


iPad

iPad Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
16th September 2020
Days since Upgrade
319 (Ø 424)
Expected
14th November 2021

The iPad was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 16th September 2020.


iPad Air

iPad Air Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
23rd October 2020
Days since Upgrade
282 (Ø 849)
Expected
19th February 2023

The iPad Air was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 23rd October 2020.


iPad mini

iPad mini Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
18th March 2019
Days since Upgrade
867 (Ø 465)
Expected
25th June 2020

An upgrade of the iPad mini is 402 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPad mini order.


iPod shuffle

iPod shuffle Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
15th July 2015
Days since Upgrade
2209 (Ø 345)
Expected
24th June 2016

An upgrade for the iPod shuffle is way overdue. Maybe the iPod shuffle is discontinued. Therefore we can't tell you an advice here.


iPod nano

iPod nano Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
15th July 2015
Days since Upgrade
2209 (Ø 345)
Expected
24th June 2016

An upgrade for the iPod nano is way overdue. Maybe the iPod nano is discontinued. Therefore we can't tell you an advice here.


iPod touch

iPod touch Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
29th May 2019
Days since Upgrade
795 (Ø 413)
Expected
15th July 2020

An upgrade of the iPod touch is 382 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPod touch order.


iPod

iPod Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
9th September 2009
Days since Upgrade
4344 (Ø 273)
Expected
9th June 2010

An upgrade for the iPod is way overdue. Maybe the iPod is discontinued. Therefore we can't tell you an advice here.


Apple TV

Apple TV Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy now
Last Upgrade
30th April 2021
Days since Upgrade
93 (Ø 779)
Expected
18th June 2023

The Apple TV was upgraded by Apple 93 days ago. Get one while it's hot!


AirPort Time Capsule

AirPort Time Capsule Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
10th June 2013
Days since Upgrade
2974 (Ø 386)
Expected
1st July 2014

An upgrade for the AirPort Time Capsule is way overdue. Maybe the AirPort Time Capsule is discontinued. Therefore we can't tell you an advice here.


AirPort Extreme

AirPort Extreme Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
10th June 2013
Days since Upgrade
2974 (Ø 635)
Expected
7th March 2015

An upgrade for the AirPort Extreme is way overdue. Maybe the AirPort Extreme is discontinued. Therefore we can't tell you an advice here.


AirPort Express

AirPort Express Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
12th June 2012
Days since Upgrade
3337 (Ø 1464)
Expected
15th June 2016

An upgrade of the AirPort Express is 1873 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your AirPort Express order.



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