It’s now only a matter of hours until the start of Apple’s iPhone 5 event and Wall Street Journal’s analysts have already made their predictions on the sales figures of the sixth generation iPhone. They expect the iPhone 5 to smash previous sales records held by the 4S which sold 1 million units in the first day of Pre orders alone. With the new device expected to sell around the 1.3 – 1.5 million mark and go on to possibly 10 million by the end of September.
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With its September 12 event only a week away we can now really get excited about what is going to come from this new iPhone 5. Thanks to all of the leaked images one thing we can be sure is that the iPhone 5 will be a lot thinner and also sport an elongated 4 inch screen.
We posted some rather rough comparison pictures for you to have a look at last week, but now via the guys at iResQ we have even more photos of this upcoming 6th gen iPhone compared to its dad the iPhone 4S.
We can see that the metal edging of the two iPhones is … Read the rest
One of the biggest changes that’s to come from the next sixth gen iPhone is its larger 4 inch screen, the first iPhone since its release in 2007 to not have a 3.5 Inch screen. What’s going to be so interesting about this new phone is that the aspect ratio is going to be completely changed, with the increased size coming completely from lengthening the screen and the width remaining the same.
This new ratio leaves us with a longer screen, great for videos and gaming. Just so you can get your head around what it’s going to be like to use MacRumors have produced this fantastic video taking you … Read the rest
Building up to its expected September 12th release day we’ve seen practically everything there is to see concerning the iPhone 5, even down to its supposed A6 processor. We knew that it’s going to adopt a thinner design, but we have some pictures today showing just how amazingly thin it will be.
The pictures come from nowhereelse.fr who have been churning out tonnes of great leaked pictures like this in the recent months, and they show the sixth generation device compared to the iPhone 4 and 3GS.
This next iPhone is expected to be released in its own dedicated event in September, aside from the iPad mini in october… Read the rest
Normally the world of Apple rumours relies on tip offs ornews from someone up the supply chain, well today major screen manufacturer Sharp have made it very easy for us by outwardly announcing that they will begin shipment of screens for the iPhone 5 this month.
Unlike the other screen producers such as LG, Sharp seem to be dismissing Apple’s prime rule of secrecy and publicly announcing that the screens will be shipped in August. So we know the new device is right around the corner, furthermore if parts are being shipped now this fits in very well with our September iPhone release date prediction that was reported earlier … Read the rest
When it comes to the mobile phone market there is no dispute about the iPhone being number one, in fact earlier this month Apple announced they had sold an astonishing 235 million of the devices since they first launched over 5 years ago.
However competition is always nipping at its heals, and one of the smartphones to put up the biggest fight against the iPhone is the Samsung Galaxy S II. Well as you may be aware Samasung have recently announced the release of the follow up to this phone, the Galaxy S III and many have been speculating just how much this will stand up to the much anticipated … Read the rest