According to a report from Mac Otakara, a Japanese Mac blog, the iPhone 6 will feature rounded edges and a curved glass display. It could be similar to Squair Curvaceous Bumper, shown in the photo bellow, according to report. The Squair Curvaceous Bumper is a Japan-made aluminum bumper for iPhone that has rounded edges and is available on Amazon.
According to a new report from Re/Code Facebook will launch a mobile ad network later this month at the F8 developer conference in San Francisco according to multiple sources familiar with the matter, says Re/Code.
A website called One More Thing has posted supposed next-gen iPad Air front panel photos, the images show the front panel has an integrated display which could mean the new device may be much thinner. The images come from a “trusted Dutch source with connections in China”, according to the website.
Nowhereelse.fr has poster new leaked photos of an alleged iPhone 6 case that show a repositioned power button. The case features rounded edges, a cutout for the power button along the upper right hand side, capsule shaped rectangular volume buttons similar to the iPhone 5c as opposed to the circular volume buttons available on the iPhone 5s. The case seems to fit a larger iPhone 6.
Nowhereelse.fr has posted newly leaked photos of the supposed iPhone 6 batteries on a production tray. The batteries in the photo look very similar to the current iPhone batteries.
Apple depends on chip makers like Qualcomm but is now planning to develop baseband chips for iPhone and iPads in-house according to a report from Digitimes.
According to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News report, Apple may be launching its iWatch in the third quarter of 2014. The wearable device will be manufactured by Quanta Computer while TPK and Richtek, a Taiwan-based chip design house, will supply panels and chips for the device, according to report.
Reuters has reported that according to a source, Apple suppliers will begin production of 4.7-inch iPhone as early as May while the 5.5-inch version will be delayed.
Weibo has posted some photos that supposedly show an iPhone 6 testing at Foxconn, but the credibility of the images cannot be confirmed. The iPhone 6 shown in the images has a protruding camera, rounded edges and looks much thinner than the current iPhone 5s.
Apple may release the iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch display as early as September, according to a report from Nikkei Asian Review.