With one week to go before the new 4-inch iPhone is expected to be unveiled by Apple along with a new, smaller iPad Pro, we've received some photos and a video from our friend Nick at Beeep. The photo at the top of the page shows - from left to right - an iPhone 5, the "iPhone 5se" or whatever it will be called, and an iPhone 6.Read More
There's one thing that is consistent about rumors: they constantly change. Allegedly the new 4-inch iPhone 5se (or whatever it's going to be called) and the smaller iPad Pro (née iPad Air 3) were to be announced during a media event on March 15th. Now the rumor mill has ground up its sources and come up with a new date range: the week of March 21st.Read More
In a note to clients — as reported by AppleInsider — RBC Capital Markets analyst Amit Daryanani says the upcoming 4-inch “iPhone 5se” will add 10 million units to Apple's total handset sales this year, resulting in an additional $5.5 billion for the company in fiscal 2016. (Keep in mind that Apple has yet to announce such a device.)Read More
Speculation is running rampant about this year's crop of iPhones, and there are some interesting statements that have come out of various sources that are giving us an idea of what may happen...or lead us totally down the wrong path:
- Cirrus Logic CEO talks in circles about Lightning-based headphones and manufacturing costs
- Facebook adds live video for iPhone users in the USA
- Nikkei says that the 4-inch iPhone (6c or 5se, your choice) is already in production
- Apple's going to have to step up sales in emerging markets to increase or maintain global market share
There's nothing better with which to raise the spirits of Apple fans than a good rumor, and the rumors have reached a fever pitch in the few days since the sobering financial news on Tuesday. Those rumors come from none other than 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman, who has a surprisingly good track record at finding "sources" who know what's going on. So what should we expect in the next couple of months? According to Gurman, an "iPad Air 3", a new 4-inch iPhone called the "iPhone 5se", and new Apple Watch models.Read More
After a brief, one-day hiatus yesterday due to conflicting podcast recordings, we're back with news. Well, not really news, because two of the items are actually rumors. So how about rumors plus one news item? OK?
- iPhone 5se coming soon?
- Anandtech does a big review of the iPad Pro, compares it head to head with a number of Intel Core M devices
- Tim Cook met with who?