How to watch Apple's WWDC 2023 keynote - Apple VR, iOS 17, and more

Apple WWDC 2023 Logo
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WWDC 2023 is here! That means Tim Cook is about to take the stage very shortly and reveal what Apple has been working on behind the scenes, from Apple VR to iOS 17.

It's the most exciting time of the year for Apple fans as we get a glimpse into how the next year of software is going to look, hinting at what we can expect in the iPhone 15

This year, it's going to be even more exciting, with the company set to reveal its next hero product, a VR headset called Reality Pro, Apple VR, or something in between. With all the rumors circulating, this could be one of the longest keynotes ever. Luckily, watching WWDC 2023 live from Cupertino today is easy. Here's how to do it!

How to watch Apple's WWDC 2023 keynote

The easiest way to watch the WWDC 2023 keynote later today is on YouTube, as you'll find the app on most platforms, whether that's a TV or a games console. Apple showcases the live event directly on its YouTube channel, and you can watch it directly below when the show starts at 10 am PT.

You can also watch the WWDC 2023 keynote on any Mac, iPhone, or iPad using any web browser directly on Apple's website. The iOS device must be running iOS 10 or above, and Macs running macOS Sierra 10.12 or above.

If you own an Apple TV, the WWDC keynote will also be available in the Watch Now category on tvOS.

Developers can also watch the event directly from the Apple Developer app and on the Apple Developer website. There are so many places to catch the event, it's almost impossible to miss!

What time and date is Apple's WWDC 2023 keynote?

Apple's WWDC 2023 keynote will be live today,  June 5, at 10 am PT/ 1 pm ET/ 6 pm BST.

WWDC 2023 invitation from Apple

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What to expect at Apple WWDC 2023

There's so much to look forward to at this year's WWDC including the rumored long-awaited reveal of Apple VR. Not only will we see the new headset but we're also likely to see all the latest Apple software updates like iOS 17, iPadOS 17, macOS 14, watchOS 10, and tvOS 17. We might even see the reveal of some new Macs.

Apple Reality Pro concept

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How long is the Apple keynote?

Apple's WWDC 2023 keynote is rumored to be one of the longest we've ever seen and could go on for more than two hours. Time will tell if this is true, but if it is then there's so much to look forward to!

Let the WWDC 2023 party commence!

Tim Cook, Craig with the good hair, and Tim Cook all getting ready to have a massive party

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We've been waiting so long for WWDC 2023 to come around, and now that it's here, the excitement at iMore is through the roof! Make sure to join our Liveblog to get to-the-minute updates as we cover the event.

And, if you want to share your opinions on the newly announced software and (potential) products, make sure to join the iMore forum to have your say.

John-Anthony Disotto
How To Editor

John-Anthony Disotto is the How To Editor of iMore, ensuring you can get the most from your Apple products and helping fix things when your technology isn’t behaving itself.

Living in Scotland, where he worked for Apple as a technician focused on iOS and iPhone repairs at the Genius Bar, John-Anthony has used the Apple ecosystem for over a decade and prides himself in his ability to complete his Apple Watch activity rings.

John-Anthony has previously worked in editorial for collectable TCG websites and graduated from The University of Strathclyde where he won the Scottish Student Journalism Award for Website of the Year as Editor-in-Chief of his university paper. He is also an avid film geek, having previously written film reviews and received the Edinburgh International Film Festival Student Critics award in 2019. 

John-Anthony also loves to tinker with other non-Apple technology and enjoys playing around with game emulation and Linux on his Steam Deck.

In his spare time, John-Anthony can be found watching any sport under the sun from football to darts, taking the term “Lego house” far too literally as he runs out of space to display any more plastic bricks, or chilling on the couch with his French Bulldog, Kermit.