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Apple to Announce the 'iPhone 5' on August 7th? [Rumor]

Apple to Announce the 'iPhone 5' on August 7th? [Rumor]

Posted July 14, 2012 at 12:02am by iClarified
Know Your Mobile claims to have learned that Apple will announce the 'iPhone 5' on August 7th.

A reliable industry source who wishes to remain anonymous revealed to Know Your Mobile that Apple's highly-anticipated and much-rumoured iPhone 5 will be launched via a keynote speech on August 7.

The new date correlates with reports from earlier in the month the iPhone 5's release had been brought forward from October to August.

Apple announced the iPhone 4S on October 4th of last year but hasn't given any indication of when it might announce an update to its popular smartphone.

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Apple to Announce the 'iPhone 5' on August 7th? [Rumor]

Apple to Announce the 'iPhone 5' on August 7th? [Rumor]

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James - July 15, 2012 at 7:23pm
it would make sense to announce it sooner. I thought they'd give like a 20-30 second teaser trailer at the june wwdc. The ip4 early adopters are all out of contract and looking for an upgrade. All this time between is time for them to go to android or look into the windows phone. They'll lose some on turnover.
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 9:54pm
On "know your mobile" First they say the announcement is august 7th, then they follow that up with saying "iPhone 5 will be launched via a keynote speech on August 7." . Just so everyone knows, they would never say it was available on that same day otherwise everyone would leave the room to go get in line
nekton - July 15, 2012 at 10:30am
I could see Apple announce the feature set on August 7 but not ship until 4 or 5 weeks later in mid-September just to play mind games with Samsung, Windows phone, etc., but also to reassure those millions of iPhone 4 owners with 2-year contracts coming due that the iPhone 5 will be worth the wait and not to jump ship for the Galaxy Nexus III.
amiridwan - July 14, 2012 at 7:46pm
That iToy seems improved. So now kids can act like they own an iPhone 5.
Tim - July 14, 2012 at 4:34pm
Sadley being a total apple fanboy I would have to agree. Eaither way I will still get the next iPhone due to apples top of line quality, but I am disipointed of apples designs as of late. They really need to step it up! Way up beyond the reach of other phones. Set them so appart that Microsoft drops the phone line all together. I don't see this happening because Microsoft seams full steam ahead with cool products. Even if the surface tablet crashed during the keynote. Hahaha Apple has 100 billion or so in cash, they need to devote a few billion to more R
Jay - July 14, 2012 at 2:22pm
As much as I want the next iPhone if it looks anything like that draw up in the white I am not buying it.
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 5:59pm
No one cares
Huh? - July 14, 2012 at 8:39am
So serious question...is there a reliable website for Apple news? This is the first one I found a year ago and have become used to it...but is there a really good one which is respected by most people? Thanks.
Bob - July 14, 2012 at 4:25pm
This is an amazing website. I use it as a web app. Provides important news that somehow involves apple and it's partners. Another brilliant and extremely popular app is called app advice. It provides news about new apps, update features and apple news. These two news platforms covered the last wwdc very well. Take a look
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 6:00pm
Thanks for pointing out the obvious bob. We know what the website does. It's well below sub-par
Huh? - July 14, 2012 at 11:33pm
Cheers Tim, Bob.
Calm down the lot of you
Calm down the lot of you - July 14, 2012 at 6:30am
Wow soooo much hostility towards one another, calm your asses down fellas. Don't take life so seriously, life's to short and not one of us is getting out alive. Just chill.
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 4:10am
I don't have the time to post gay news about stuff that isn't actually happening. That's why I don't have a website.
BigD - July 14, 2012 at 4:00am
Yet another website trying to increase its traffic by posting such stories. I love this website stop posting this bullshit.
Tjp - July 14, 2012 at 3:45am
And now Apple knows one industry leaker based on the rumor of an August 7th announcement. And they thought it was the guy they told August 10th at first! No soup for you! ... oops ... No iPhone for you!
iCrunch - July 14, 2012 at 3:45am
I don't care when it will happen, but I hope you're ready for what I just found out and I hope it's true, too: The design won't change. Add LTE, NFC, an A6 chip, whatever, but I don't want to see ANY design changes again, ever! Not this year, not in 5 or ten years, not at all.
Tjp - July 14, 2012 at 3:51am
I heard it had a thunderbolt connector at the bottom to replace the 30 pin multi-feature port. Then the dock has the video and other ports, and the sync times are sweet sweet sweet ... 2GB ram, 16:9 display, a bit taller, quad core CPU, 32GB to 256GB of storage, and in LCD touch digitizer so no digitizer or cover glass ... and much thinner, LTE, just sweet sweet sweet... And if you microwave the packing it turns into smores ... Of course I heard all that on rumor sites (except the last tasty bit) so it has no basis in fact at all...
Unknown - July 14, 2012 at 1:13am
I see not respect Nowdays, where are we all goin to? too much technology but have lost all humans values. Anyways, the New iPhone will come out August wether its rumors or not. I work for the company, all iphones are ready to ship out soon.
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 3:01am
"Despite the rumors that make no sense and have no credibility, no iPhone 5's will be available until fall"- Tim Cook There you have it. Right from the horses ass
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 12:26am
The iPhone will be out tomorrow. You didn't hear it from me. Just know, that I'm a reliable source.
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 12:25am
You're gay.
Telavivismine - July 14, 2012 at 11:33am
Feels good to me in Israel..!!!
NoGoodNick - July 14, 2012 at 1:41pm
Doubt it queer
justabrake - July 14, 2012 at 12:14am
Release date August 14th
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