Tag Archives: cheaper

More leaked photos of budget iPhone and iPhone 5S appear

The budget or “cheaper” iPhone is all the talk recently, as is the iPhone 5S, what is believed to be Apple’s next generation flagship device. Well, more images of those colorful backs have appeared, as well as a part of what could be the back and sides of the iPhone 5S in the form of the same aluminum body as the current generation iPhone 5. When it comes…

Patent points toward possible ceramic body for cheaper iPhone

A new patent filing from Apple gives a little more evidence to the “cheaper iPhone” rumors that have been flying around since its original incarnation back in 2007. According to the patent, a possible material for the new device would be ceramic, using a method of production similar to that used for laminated fiberglass. The specific materials are mentioned…

Could new A5 chip in Apple TV hint at cheaper iPhone incoming?

There is a lot of speculation floating around with the new Apple TV that includes a smaller A5 chip. This new chip, according to some, could hint at the coming of a new, cheaper iPhone. How? For a couple of different reasons. Chipworks, who did a full rundown of the new A5, has found that it has a core disabled, making the new Apple TV technically a single…

Analyst: Mythical low-cost iPhone will be made by Pegatron, and ship 53.4 million units in 6 months

It seems every day of the week an analyst is spouting their expert “insight” on what Apple’s going to do next, why and how they’ll do it too. The latest to throw his thoughts in to the overcrowded hat is Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI. Today, he reports that Apple will likely move the majority of its iPhone 4/4S and low-cost iPhone manufacturing over to Pegatron…

Why I want a new operating system before a new iPhone [Editorial]

Rumors of a low cost iPhone, or an iPhone 5S of some sort, are all the rage at the moment. Sometimes, I feel not a day goes by where somebody doesn’t make a comment or a prediction about “the next iPhone”. I’m pretty sure that the iPhone 6 rumors started about 2 weeks after the launch of the iPhone 5, and it’s totally ridiculous. iPhone rumors infuriate me…

TiP Daily: Jan 22, 2013 [VID]

Jake Rosati

TiP Daily Jan 22, 2013: A concept video hit the web showing what an iPhone with a 4.8-inch screen could look like, a survey reveals Apple’s iPhone did very well in Q4 of 2012, and more! – DigiTimes retracts story of large iPhone:http://tinyurl.com/antn9zr – iPhone “math” concept video: http://tinyurl.com/bca5lfy – iPhone Q4…

Cheaper iPhone concept, looks like a shrunken iPhone 5

Are you still holding out for that cheaper iPhone? If you are, Martin Hajek (the same person behind the iPad mini and iPhone 5 renders that came out before each devices’ release) has released some renders of a cheaper iPhone concept, which actually end up looking like a shrunken down iPhone 5. If you take a look at the picture above (and the ones below)…