According to a French blog site, the highly anticipated sixth-generation iPhone which has been named as iPhone 5 by Apple Fanboys, will be released on Friday, 21 September 2012. According to rumors, it would feature a larger screen and a 19-pin dock connector.
On Monday 23 July 2012, Reuters reported that Apple would be switching to a new smaller dock connector in the upcoming iPhone 5.
When Macotakara and M.I.C Gadget speculated the production of iPhone 5, how could Digitimes stay behind? Digitimes is the king of rumors.
Foxconn, one of Apple’s most important manufacturing partners in Asia is hiring new recruits on a massive scale. Due to this massive recruitment, speculation are rising that an augmented labor force is for the mass production of something new and something big.
The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has reported that the next generation iPhone (nicknamed as iPhone 5) will use “in-cell” technology to make the screen thinner.
According to Japanese blog Macotakara, the production of the next generation iPhone (also known as iPhone 5) has started in China. Macotakara has cited reliable Chinese sources for the information.
The website GottaBeMobile is claiming to have obtained something what they call as “iPhone 5 engineering samples.” The photos they provided claim to be proof of a physical construction of the rumored next-generation iPhone design.
For past few months, due to speculations and expectations, iPhone 5 is expected to arrive this fall.
Near Field Communication (NFC) is now already in several mobile phones including the new Samsung Galaxy S III. For a long time, there have been rumors about iPhone 5 to get NFC.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Terry Gou of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., which is better known as Foxconn, was recently found telling customers to disregard Samsung’s recently-released Galaxy S III smartphone and wait for the upcoming iPhone 5 instead.