March 1, 2024
New iPhone Design Still Not Finalized, October Release?

New iPhone Design Still Not Finalized, October Release?

Posted May 11, 2012 at 10:09pm by iClarified
Apple has yet to finalize the design of the next generation iPhone, according to a new report from iMore.

Despite some rumors to the contrary, according to our sources Apple still hasn't finalized the design of the next generation iPhone 5 (or whatever Apple ends up calling iPhone 5,1). No giant screen. No 16:9 aspect ratio. No metal back.
...
Currently, the new, smaller dock connector is being implemented, but no changes to screen size or aspect ratio have been decided on. And yes, it still has a Home button.


iMore suggests that if there is a change to the screen size it will be minimal. ie max 4-inch.


This report follows one from yesterday where the site predicted that Apple is targeting October 2012 for the release of a $200-$250 7-inch iPad.

Read More


New iPhone Design Still Not Finalized, October Release?
Add Comment
Would you like to be notified when someone replies or adds a new comment?
Yes (All Threads)
Yes (This Thread Only)
No
iClarified Icon
Notifications
Would you like to be notified when we post a new Apple news article or tutorial?
Yes
No
You must login or register to add a comment...
Buggsy2
Buggsy2 - May 12, 2012 at 5:54pm
I predict the next iPhone will have a Retina screen, cell phone, 4G, and run iOS 6. Can I get my $1000 payment for hot tips?
Bill Gates
Bill Gates - May 12, 2012 at 12:52pm
Who the hell is iMore?
Thai
Thai - May 12, 2012 at 6:28am
Its stupid trying to predict what apple product will look like. No one know except for the designers and the factory workers in china. So sources r just trying to gain readers, they got no connection with apple to know anything ahead of time
Akbar safi
Akbar safi - May 12, 2012 at 6:22am
I think the next gen iphone will be similar to iPod touch 4th gen but bigger then that same home button with low wight ...
Sabtain
Sabtain - May 12, 2012 at 2:52am
The design will definately be something different if they make the screen bigger it won't be huge like most new smartphones
hmorris94
hmorris94 - May 12, 2012 at 2:46am
I heard, from a very reputable source, that if you amass every random utterance on the Internet, one of those things will be at least close to correct. That same source told me that the iPhone 5 will be called "something", look like "a phone", and will be released "someday". Mark your calendars.
Davis
Davis - May 12, 2012 at 12:41am
I don't like the design of ip4
Leggoman
Leggoman - May 11, 2012 at 10:27pm
Yes more bull it will be the same as the 4s with a new map in 3 D and it's new dock so we will have another bloody set of leads to buy oh and a case so you can here it ring lol Good one apple But give us a big update upgrade we have paid you enough give some back
Tames
Tames - May 11, 2012 at 10:16pm
Your rumors listed are always crap. No one has any idea.
Recent. Read the latest Apple News.
RECENT
Tutorials. Help is here.
TUTORIALS
Where to Download macOS Monterey
Where to Download macOS Ventura
AppleTV Firmware Download Locations
Where To Download iPad Firmware Files From
Where To Download iPhone Firmware Files From
Deals. Save on Apple devices and accessories.
DEALS