Couple of days back, Wall Street Journal reported that Apple is gearing up to launch a thinner and lighter iPhone 5 with an improved 8-megapixel came in the third quarter.
They have updated the report to provide some details about the sixth generation iPhone that will be released in 2012.
People briefed on Apple’s plans said the company is planning a major iPhone revamp then, with one person saying the company has been experimenting with features such as a new way of charging the phone.
It will be interesting to see if Apple will bring wireless charging feature to iOS devices, which was first seen in Palm Pre. With features such as PC Free and Wi-Fi Syncing introduced in iOS 5, the wireless charging feature would make the iOS device a cable free device.
WSJ also reports that Apple is indeed working on a less expensive iPhone, which will feature an edge-to-edge screen.
Apple has also been working on a less-expensive phone with new features such as an edge-to-edge screen, according to this person.
We’ve heard several rumors and speculations that have indicated that Apple is working on a smaller and cheaper version of the iPhone, which is dubbed iPhone nano. However, according to one of the analyst, instead of releasing a smaller and cheaper iPhone nano, Apple will offer iPhone 3GS for free with a two-year contract when iPhone 5 is launched.
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