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
Wait
Last Upgrade
16th September 2022
Days since Upgrade
619 (Ø 390)
Expected
11th October 2023

An upgrade of the Apple Watch is 229 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Apple Watch order.


iPhone

iPhone Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
16th September 2022
Days since Upgrade
619 (Ø 382)
Expected
3rd October 2023

An upgrade of the iPhone is 237 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPhone order.


MacBook

MacBook Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
5th June 2017
Days since Upgrade
2548 (Ø 397)
Expected
7th July 2018

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


MacBook Air

MacBook Air Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
8th July 2022
Days since Upgrade
689 (Ø 386)
Expected
29th July 2023

An upgrade of the MacBook Air is 303 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your MacBook Air order.


MacBook Pro

MacBook Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
31st October 2023
Days since Upgrade
209 (Ø 274)
Expected
31st July 2024

The MacBook Pro was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 31st October 2023.


iMac Pro

iMac Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
14th December 2017
Days since Upgrade
2356 (Ø 365)
Expected
14th December 2018

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


iMac

iMac Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Buy
Last Upgrade
31st October 2023
Days since Upgrade
209 (Ø 316)
Expected
11th September 2024

The iMac was lastly upgraded by Apple on the 31st October 2023.


Mac Studio

Mac Studio Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
8th March 2022
Days since Upgrade
811 (Ø 365)
Expected
8th March 2023

An upgrade of the Mac Studio is 446 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Mac Studio order.


Mac mini

Mac mini Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
17th January 2023
Days since Upgrade
496 (Ø 426)
Expected
18th March 2024

An upgrade of the Mac mini is 70 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Mac mini order.


Mac Pro

Mac Pro Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
10th December 2019
Days since Upgrade
1630 (Ø 452)
Expected
6th March 2021

An upgrade of the Mac Pro is 1178 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Mac Pro order.


Studio Display

Studio Display Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
8th March 2022
Days since Upgrade
811 (Ø 365)
Expected
8th March 2023

An upgrade of the Studio Display is 446 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Studio Display order.


Pro Display XDR

Pro Display XDR Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
8th March 2022
Days since Upgrade
811 (Ø 365)
Expected
8th March 2023

An upgrade of the Pro Display XDR is 446 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Pro Display XDR order.


Thunderbolt Display

Thunderbolt Display Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
15th September 2011
Days since Upgrade
4638 (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
1531 (Ø 391)
Expected
13th April 2021

An upgrade of the iPad Pro is 1140 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPad Pro order.


iPad

iPad Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
17th September 2021
Days since Upgrade
983 (Ø 419)
Expected
10th November 2022

An upgrade of the iPad is 564 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPad order.


iPad Air

iPad Air Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
8th March 2022
Days since Upgrade
811 (Ø 762)
Expected
8th April 2024

An upgrade of the iPad Air is 49 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your iPad Air order.


iPad mini

iPad mini Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
Wait
Last Upgrade
17th September 2021
Days since Upgrade
983 (Ø 540)
Expected
11th March 2023

An upgrade of the iPad mini is 443 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
3239 (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
3239 (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
-
Last Upgrade
29th May 2019
Days since Upgrade
1825 (Ø 413)
Expected
15th July 2020

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


iPod

iPod Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
9th September 2009
Days since Upgrade
5374 (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
Wait
Last Upgrade
30th April 2021
Days since Upgrade
1123 (Ø 779)
Expected
18th June 2023

An upgrade of the Apple TV is 344 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your Apple TV order.


AirPort Time Capsule

AirPort Time Capsule Kaufberatung
Purchase Advice
-
Last Upgrade
10th June 2013
Days since Upgrade
4004 (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
4004 (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
4367 (Ø 1464)
Expected
15th June 2016

An upgrade of the AirPort Express is 2903 days overdue. Be patient and wait with your AirPort Express order.



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