According to unconfirmed reports, thenew version of its popular iPad tablet computer will be thinner than its predecessor and boast improved camera capabilities. An upgraded version of the iPad mini with an improved screen is also expected.
Apple is also expected to discuss its computer operating system and its laptop line at the event, timed for the start of the year-end holiday shopping season.
The event will take place at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Theater in San Francisco, a venue Apple has often used in the past.
The company announced its most recent iPads around this time last year.