iPhone 6 Air Rumors: Size

New iPhone 6 phablet photos reveal a critical detail that might affect your buying decision

By on September 1, 2014 at 11:50 AM.

New iPhone 6 phablet photos reveal a critical detail that might affect your buying decision

The iPhone Air – which is what some people believe the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 model will be called – has appeared in a new series of images provided by French publication Nowhereelse, a steady source for iPhone 6 leaks. The new photos reveal one key detail about the upcoming handset that certain buyers may care about above all else when making a buying decision: the phone’s size.  More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

5.5-inch iPhone 6 shell shown off in hands-on video

By on September 1, 2014 at 9:45 AM.

5.5-inch iPhone 6 shell shown off in hands-on video

We can finally see it now — the light at the end of the tunnel. The seemingly unending flood of leaks and rumors surrounding Apple’s next-generation iPhone 6 handsets will, in fact, soon come to an end. Apple is scheduled to unveil one or both new iPhone models next week during a big press conference on September 9th and then we can finally move on… to iPhone 6s rumors. In the meantime, however, we can expect plenty more leaks between now and next Tuesday, the latest of which examines the aluminum housing said to be from Apple’s upcoming 5.5-inch iPhone phablet. More →

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iPhone 6 Air Rumors: Rear Shell

Rear shell of Apple’s giant 5.5-inch iPhone shown up close in new leak

By on August 29, 2014 at 2:45 PM.

Rear shell of Apple’s giant 5.5-inch iPhone shown up close in new leak

Following a variety of fresh 4.7-inch iPhone 6 components leaks showing its processor, front glass cover and rear metal case, a new picture of the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 has popped up from Nowhereelse.fr. The picture comes from a trusted source from China and features the purported rear metal case of the handset, and appears to confirm what a previously leaked image of the same component revealed. More →

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iPhone 6 Price

Will Apple really get away with charging $800 for a 5.5-inch iPhone 6?

By on August 13, 2014 at 2:45 PM.

Will Apple really get away with charging $800 for a 5.5-inch iPhone 6?

Mobile handset industry blogger demigod Horace Dediu has just made two fascinating points about the upcoming iPhone 6 phablet, referred to by some as the “iPhone Air.” First, he thinks the 5.5-inch iPhone will cost $800. Second, he does not think this will have any impact on the overall average sales price (ASP) of the iPhone range. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

New leak shows one of the most important iPhone 6 and ‘iPhone Air’ parts

By on August 1, 2014 at 10:20 AM.

New leak shows one of the most important iPhone 6 and ‘iPhone Air’ parts

With not one but two brand new iPhone models expected to launch this year, leaks and rumors have been coming at a breakneck pace over the past few months. And now that multiple reports suggest that the iPhone 6 has entered mass production with the larger 5.5-inch “iPhone Air” close behind, parts have begun leaking rapidly as well. While component leaks might not seem terribly interesting on the surface, they are actually quite important because they often help shed light on what functionality we can expect from Apple’s upcoming new iPhones. And although this most recent part leak won’t come as much of a surprise, it does seemingly reveal one of the most important parts in Apple’s next-generation iPhone models. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

Foxconn pulls out the big guns to ensure iPhone 6 production goes perfectly

By on July 28, 2014 at 3:09 PM.

Foxconn pulls out the big guns to ensure iPhone 6 production goes perfectly

Apple is without question Foxconn’s largest and most important client. The China-based electronics manufacturing giant has seen its revenue skyrocket since it began building iPhones and iPads for Apple, and 2014 will seemingly be the biggest year yet for the iPhone, with two new models set to debut and as many as 80 million units on order.

Since the iPhone 6 and “iPhone Air” phablet comprise Foxconn’s most important project ever, the company isn’t taking any chances — the biggest of Foxconn’s big guns has been called upon to ensure that everything goes as planned. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

New leak compares key component from iPhone 6 and ‘iPhone Air’ phablet

By on July 28, 2014 at 10:50 AM.

New leak compares key component from iPhone 6 and ‘iPhone Air’ phablet

Apple’s next generation iPhone 6 and 5.5-inch “iPhone Air” phablet are reportedly nearing the mass production phase and as a result, we’ve seen component leaks kick into high gear recently. Monday morning we seemingly saw the main printed circuit board (PCB) from the iPhone 6 for the first time, and now a new leak may show the iPhone 6 circuit board next to the same component from the larger 5.5-inch iPhone, again supporting the notion that Apple is planning two new iPhone models this year. More →

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iPhone 6 Sales

Yet another sign that the iPhone 6 launch is going to be huge

By on July 22, 2014 at 1:25 PM.

Yet another sign that the iPhone 6 launch is going to be huge

Apple is expected to launch two new iPhone models in 2014, a 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and an even larger 5.5-inch “iPhone Air” phablet. Nothing is official yet, of course, but the months-long flow of rumors, leaks and solid reports has left consumers clamoring for new iPhone models with bigger screens and a sleek new design. Everything we’ve seen so far, from analyst estimates to reports of massive order volume with Apple’s manufacturing partners, has suggested that this year’s iPhone launches will be the biggest to date — and now we have yet another indication that iPhone 6 sales are going to be through the roof. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumors

iPhone 6 shell with embedded Apple logo seemingly seen for first time

By on July 21, 2014 at 11:28 AM.

iPhone 6 shell with embedded Apple logo seemingly seen for first time

We have good news and bad news, Apple fans. The good news is that the increasing volume of iPhone 6 parts leaks is almost certainly evidence that the new handset is entering mass production. The bad news is that if the latest leak is authentic, rumors that the back of the iPhone 6 might not be as ugly as it appears on the many dummy mockups we’ve seen might not pan out. More →

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iPhone 6 Rumor Battery Design

Intriguing 5.5-inch iPhone 6 battery design shown in new leak

By on July 18, 2014 at 11:36 AM.

Intriguing 5.5-inch iPhone 6 battery design shown in new leak

Following the purported iPhone 6 battery image obtained the other day by Nowherelse, the publication has posted additional images of alleged iPhone 6 batteries that look nothing like what we’d expect. Instead of a simple, elongated iPhone battery that’s supposed to have a thin profile to fit the iPhone 6, the images show a battery that seems to also feature a foldable/flexible area. More →

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iPhone 6 Specs Sapphire Display Scratch Test

Video shows us how incredibly strong the iPhone 6’s sapphire display is

By on July 8, 2014 at 9:55 AM.

Video shows us how incredibly strong the iPhone 6’s sapphire display is

Following the many leaks that showed 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 dummy units fished out of China – revealing many significant design changes for Apple’s 2014 iPhones – there’s now a new iPhone 6 leak trend: showing purported iPhone 6 components, and especially the front panel that will cover the bigger displays. After a couple of new videos have shown display measurements for the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 display, and a short stress test of the leaked front panel, Marques Brownlee has put the same iPhone part through a more thorough stress test, revealing other important details about this major iPhone 6 component. More →

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iPhone 6 Images Space Gray Gold

Beautiful images show us what the iPhone 6 will look like in silver, gold and gray

By on July 4, 2014 at 10:30 AM.

Beautiful images show us what the iPhone 6 will look like in silver, gold and gray

Earlier this week, we posted some absolutely gorgeous renders of the iPhone 6 created by designer Mark Pelin that were based on leaked pictures of iPhone 6 dummy models. While these new renders adhered to the basic contours of the iPhone 6 mockups we’re all familiar with, they also added some finishing touches that made us really see how great the device will look when it’s finally released. And now TheTechBlock has posted some new renders created by designers Tomas Moyano and Nicolàs Aichino that show us how terrific the iPhone 6 will look in both gold and space gray. More →

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iPhone 6 Release Date Confirmation

New report gives key details about the iPhone 6 announcement and release date

By on July 3, 2014 at 4:56 PM.

New report gives key details about the iPhone 6 announcement and release date

The rumors surrounding the release date of the iPhone 6 are finally beginning to coalesce. MacRumors reports that a reliable source has confirmed the iPhone 6 will be launching in late September this year. Apple is expected to beginning shipping mass quantities of the device to the United States in the last two weeks of August and will then make an official announcement within the first two weeks of September. More →

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