Apple enthusiasts eagerly await the upcoming iPhone 15 event in September, where the tech giant is rumored to be unveiling the iPhone 15 lineup, along with the Apple Watch Series 9 and possibly an Apple Watch Ultra 2. However, recent reports suggest that Apple is discontinuing the gold color option for the iPhone 15 Pro and introducing a “Titan Gray” (a natural titanium color) and Dark Blue instead. This update has left some fans disappointed, as the rumored colors seem to be the most uninspiring yet.
Throughout the years, Apple has consistently offered more muted color choices for their Pro models compared to the standard iPhone models. This approach has led to criticism from users who prefer bold and vibrant colors. However, Apple did introduce some exciting colors in the past, such as Rose Gold on the iPhone 6s and Midnight Green on the iPhone 11 Pro.
The iPhone 12 Pro impressed users with its Pacific Blue color, while the iPhone 13 Pro introduced Sierra Blue, which received mixed reviews. Apple then surprised users with the release of Alpine Green, a rich green hue that became a personal favorite for many.
However, with the upcoming iPhone 15 Pro lineup, Apple seems to be leaning toward a monochromatic theme. The expected colors – Space Black, Silver, Titan Gray, and Dark Blue – all share one thing in common: they are various shades of gray. While Space Black is a classic color, Silver appears more like off-white, and Titan Gray is a middle-of-the-road gray tone. The standout color, Dark Blue, is still more of a blue-tinted dark gray than a true blue.
The choice to offer limited color options may be influenced the rumored titanium frame for the iPhone 15 Pro. However, this decision has left many fans longing for more exciting color choices. The lack of vibrant options may disappoint those who enjoy expressing their personal style through their devices.
In conclusion, the rumored color lineup for the iPhone 15 Pro appears to be the most subdued yet. With shades of gray dominating the choices, there seems to be a missed opportunity for Apple to offer more variety and excitement to their Pro models. Only time will tell if these rumors hold true and if Apple plans to surprise users with any additional color options.
– Source article: 9to5Mac
– Apple’s color choices for Pro models: Joe Maring / Digital Trends
– Exciting colors in past iPhone models: Andy Boxall / Digital Trends
– Proposed colors for iPhone 15 Pro: TheAppleHub / Threads.net
– Influence of titanium frame on color choices: 9to5Mac