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Purported 5.5-inch iPhone 6 rear shell shown off in video

A video of what is said to be the rear shell for the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has been shared by seri a leakers Nowhereelse.fr. The French blog also states that Apple will use the ‘iPhone Air’ moniker for the device when it is launched. We have seen a number of part leaks for the 4.7-inch version of the next generation iPhone but parts from the…

iPhone 6 built from leaked parts shown booting on video

Modified iPhone vendor Feld & Volk, the source of numerous leaked iPhone 6 parts, has uploaded a video to YouTube claiming to show some hands-on time with a working iPhone 6. Feld & Volk has in fact been able to piece together this iPhone from various leaked components it has managed to get its hands on. The iPhone in the video, below, can be…

WIRED: iPhone 6 will have NFC and mobile payments

  Rumors of the inclusion of NFC in the upcoming iPhones 6 have been plentiful in recent months, and a new report from WIRED is the latest to support such claims: The company’s next iPhone will feature its own payment platform, sources familiar with the matter told WIRED. In fact, that platform will be one of the hallmark features of the…

Apple opens iPhone 5 battery replacement program after defect spotted

Apple today has published a support page detailing that a “very small percentage” of iPhone 5′s have a battery that requires more frequent charging and may not last as long as non-affected batteries. The program allows owners of affected devices to have their batteries replaced free of charge either in an Apple Store, through mail, or at an authorized…

New conflicting iPhone 6 screen speculation – Who’s right?

If Apple is transitioning to larger iPhone screen sizes, they will need to increase the screen’s resolution to retain Retina pixel density. For Apple to consider an iPhone screen to be Retina, the screen must have a pixel density above 300 PPI. Current 4″ iPhones have a resolution of 640 x 1136. This gives the 4-inch display a pixel density of about…