Tag Archives: Rumors

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…

Report: iPhone 6 enters final quality control stage ahead of mass production

Apple’s upcoming iPhone 6, set to be announced at a media event on September 9, has entered its final quality control stage ahead of mass production. According to Chinese reports, via GforGames, the iPhone 6 is currently in the PVT (Product Validation Test) stage wherein the assembly line is run at full speed in order to detect any potential issues…

iPhone 6 leak shows off front panel complete with display/digitizer

iPhone season is almost upon us, which means one thing: Leaks are going to ramp up. But what I love about iPhone leaks in late summer is that they tend to give us a better look at the device. We don’t just see random parts, separate from one another. Products are in the process of being assembled, and so we begin seeing more complete sections of the…

New “confirmed” iPhone 6 details emerge

Source: Martin Hajek According to VentureBeat, a “source with knowledge” of Apple’s iPhone plans has spilled some beans. In addition to confirming some popular rumors, the source claims to have even more information on the upcoming devices. The source confirms that Apple will be releasing a 4.7″ model in September, with a 5.5″ model shipping up to a…

iPhone 6 could feature larger capacity 2100 mAh battery

Last month, we saw photos of a purported iPhone 6 battery with a capacity of 1810 mAh, shown above, representing a slight improvement over the battery capacity of the current iPhone 5s. A new claim from a Chinese source, via GforGames, suggests that the batter previous pictured was a ‘test unit’ and that the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 will sport a larger 2100 mAh…