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Analyst: 2014 iPhone to feature 4.5-5 inch display

KGI Securities’ analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has been on something of a roll this year with his Apple product predictions. Most of what he’s said so far has been fairly believable, and he has a decent enough track record (for an analyst). His latest report points towards Apple releasing a larger iPhone in 2014. Specifically, somewhere between the 4.5-5 inch…

Leaked iPhone 5S shows China Cumpulsory Certificate symbol

Below is an image sent to and leaked by CtechCN.com. What it shows – as you can tell by the dual LED flash near the camera – is an iPhone 5S. Is it black/slate or is it black/graphite? I don’t know. But what’s of major interest here is the legal regulatory markings on the back. While we in the West will normally have the FCC logo stuck on to show it’s been…

Photos surface claiming to be iPhone 5S box, don’t look too convincing

Some pictures of a supposed iPhone 5S box have “leaked” and are making the rounds today, but if you ask me, this will most definitely not be the iPhone 5S’s box. The photos come courtesy of CTechCN, which claims that they show the home button differences that indicate the fingerprint sensing capabilities. 9to5Mac reported a while back that it has heard…

Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Apple ‘iWatch’ [Editorial]

This week at IFA in Berlin Samsung revealed its Galaxy Gear smartwatch. It features a 1.63-inch AMOLED touchscreen, a 1.9MP camera on the strap, 4GB on-board storage, 2 microphones, Bluetooth 4.0 and LE connectivity, pedometer and runs a variety of Samsung and third-party apps with an estimated 24 hours of battery life. It receives notifications,…

iPhone 5C: What we know so far…

Apple’s iPhone 5C was – for months – known only as the “budget” or “low-cost” iPhone. Both names are ever so slightly misleading as they don’t necessarily represent what it is. Reasons for which will be discovered as I unpack as much as I possibly can about the iPhone 5C, what its purpose is and – most importantly – how much it will cost. Design Early…

iPhone 5C cases by Hard Candy available for pre-order already [Gallery]

HarvestCraft Slider- iPhone 5C What you’re looking at above (and below) are pictures of Hard Candy’s cases for the upcoming iPhone 5C. Given that the phone hasn’t even been announced, the company’s been brave in showing us these accessories already. But, as you can see from the images, the cases feature the usual cutouts and openings for camera, ports…

iPod Classic to be discontinued this year? [Rumor]

Rumors today are suggesting that the iPod Classic will be discontinued in 2013. The iPod Classic in its current form has been around since 2009, but it remains essentially the same iPod that was released back in 2001, give or take a few improvements. According to Wired, several commentators are in agreement that the iPod Classic will be discontinued this…