iPhone OS 4.0 Event: Summary of Key Dates

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Although no specific dates for iPhone OS 4.0 availability were announced at today’s iPhone OS 4 event, Apple did provide general information on when the iPhone OS will become available for different users.

April 8, 2010: Apple releases iPhone OS 4 Beta (Developer Preview) to iPhone developers.

End of April 2010: Apple re-confirms that iPad 3G to be released, with iPad Wi-Fi released internationally; no additional dates are available.

Summer 2010: iPhone OS 4 to be released for iPhone 3G/3GS and second- and third-generation iPod touch, not prior-generation devices.

Fall 2010: iPhone OS 4 to be released for iPad. Possibly not version 4.0, but rather a follow-up.

Late 2010: Apple Social Gaming Network (“GameCenter”) to open.

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Jesse Hollington

Jesse Hollington was a Senior Editor at iLounge. He's written about Apple technology for nearly a decade and had been covering the industry since the early days of iLounge. In his role at iLounge, he provided daily news coverage, wrote and edited features and reviews, and was responsible for the overall quality of the site's content.