New iPhone 11 release live - Apple specs, price and surprise features revealed

APPLE'S new iPhone 11 has now been revealed at an event in Cupertino with big unveiling taking place at the Steve Jobs Theatre. Here's all you need to know including expected price, specs and all the features to be revealed today.

7:15PM - Next up it's the iPhone 11 Pro. 

iPhone 11 Pro comes in all-new finishes including a very interesting green.

There's a Super Retina XDR display which is the best the firm has made with it brighter but more efficient.

The A13 Bionic processor is also included which will make this the most powerful iPhone ever and Apple is also boasting that battery life will be improved and you get a fast charger in the box.

The triple cameras will improve the zoom, and offer wide-angle images plus a night mode.

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Apple iPhone 11 release, price and specs to be revealed today (Image: APPLE)

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Apple iPhone 11 Pro (Image: APPLE)

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Apple iPhone 11 (Image: APPLE)

6.50PM - Now it's iPhone time and first up it's the iPhone 11 which comes in six new colours and features a dual-lens camera with an ultra-wide lens. Apple is boasting that along with taking great pictures it offers the highest quality video. The front-facing camera can also take wide-angle and Slo-mo selfies.

The new iPhone 11 also gets the A13 processor which Apple says offers the fastest CPU and GPU ever in a phone. Prices start from ¢699.

6.35PM UPDATE: Next up it's Apple Watch. The new Series 5 has just been revealed and it gets an always-on display and in-built compass. New colours and styles also revealed with prices starting from $399. They are on sale now. Series 3 dropped in price as well.

6.25PM: There's new entry-level iPad launching soon which will include a 10.2-inch display, A10 Fusion chip 2X faster than a top-selling PC - also gets smart keyboard and Apple Pencil support. Priced at $329

6:15PM: Apple TV+ is up next - this is Apple's attempt at taking on Netflix with a number of original shows. It will be available from November 1 and be available in over 100 countries - priced at $4.99 per month. Apple also says it will give anyone buying a new device the chance to get a one-year subscription for free.

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New iPad (Image: APPLE)

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Apple Watch series 5 (Image: APPLE)

6:10PM UPDATE: Apple is currently revealing full news about its new Arcade gaming service with plenty of new titles coming to this subscription service - it looks impressive and will be available from September 19 - price $4.99 and you get a one-month free trial.

6PM UPDATE: The event is now underway with Tim Cook, taking to the stage at the Steve Jobs Theatre in California...expect plenty of news over the next few hours with the CEO of Apple revealing there will be updates on products, services and software.

5PM UPDATE: The Apple event will begin in around an hour and in Cupertino for this major keynote.

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Apple event live (Image: GETTY)

We will be bringing all the news live as it happens so keep checking back for all the latest iPhone news, gossip and release updates.

The iPhone 11 is about to be revealed to the world and  fans could be in for a treat.

The US technology firm has a major event scheduled for later today with many expecting three new devices to be revealed during its famous keynote.

Although nothing has yet been confirmed, we may see Apple releasing a new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone Pro 11 Max.

All these smartphones could get a swathe of features and upgrades including improved cameras, more power under the hood and something called bilateral wireless charging.