Tag Archives: Rumors

Jony Ive ahead of iWatch debut: “Switzerland is in trouble”

Apple is holding a special event next week in which it is expected to unveil new iPhones as well as the oft-rumored Apple wearable device, dubbed the iWatch by many. Ahead of the launch, an Apple designer has told The New York Times that the company’s senior vice president of design, Jony Ive, has bragged that the iWatch could have a profound impact upon…

iPhone 6 launch to feature U2 tie-in?

Multiple rumors and some circumstantial evidence are pointing towards some kind of involvement from U2 in the iPhone 6 launch next week. Much of the conjecture comes from the Irish rock band’s filming of a music video in Dublin last week. As reported by The Sunday Times, the video was recorded in secrecy with black sheets strategically placed to obscure…

Could this be our best look at the iPhone 6 before September 9? [Video]

A new video shared by YouTube channel Rozetked has given us what could be our best look yet at Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 before its own media event next week. Like Feld & Volk’s recent video, Rozetked’s vid shows off a near complete device made up of leaked parts that gives us an indication of what the next-generation iPhone could look…

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…

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…

iPhone 6 to feature 1GB of RAM according to leaked schematic

  Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6 will sport 1GB of RAM if an alleged leaked schematic is to be believed. The schematic, shared on Weibo by GeekBar (via GforGames), is said to come from a supply chain source but it is unclear if it represents the specs for the 4.7-inch or 5.5-inch model. If the chart is legitimate, the iPhone 6 would offer the same…

1810mAh battery all but confirmed for 4.7″ iPhone 6

  There has been some conflict in the rumor mill about the 4.7″ iPhone 6′s battery. First, we saw a photo leak from NWE indicating a 1810mAh battery. Just last week, a newer rumor claimed that the phone would actually ship with a 2100mAh battery. Now NWE has even more photos of the 1810mAh variety, providing more confidence in their original leak from…