iPhone Rumors

TSMC Said to Have Secured 100% of Apple’s A11 Chip Orders for iPhone 8

TSMC Said to Have Secured 100% of Apple’s A11 Chip Orders for iPhone 8

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reportedly secured 100 percent of Apple’s A11 chip orders for next year’s iPhone 8. The company is already manufacturing all of Apple’s current A10 chips for the upcoming iPhone 7 series.

iPhone 7 May Feature Touch-Sensitive ‘Force Touch’ Home Button

iPhone 7 May Feature Touch-Sensitive ‘Force Touch’ Home Button

According to analysts at Cowen and Company, iPhone 7 may feature a Force Touch Home button. The analysts cites “field checks” to back their claim. 

iPhone 7 Chassis Pictured Again With Larger Camera Lens

iPhone 7 Chassis Pictured Again With Larger Camera Lens

Yet another picture of a leaked iPhone 7 chassis has surfaced, adding more weight to claims that the device will have a larger camera lens and redesigned antenna bands. The chassis may also confirm that the 4.7-inch iPhone won’t have a secondary camera sensor.

Alleged iPhone 7 Leaks Out in Gold With New Camera Sensor, Revamped Antenna Bands

Alleged iPhone 7 Leaks Out in Gold With New Camera Sensor, Revamped Antenna Bands

Apple’s next-generation iPhone 7 has supposedly leaked out again ahead of its official unveiling, this time in gold. Photos reveal the gold model with redesigned antenna bands that are much more subtle, and a new camera sensor.

TSMC Gets to Work on Apple’s 10nm A11 Chips for 2017

TSMC Gets to Work on Apple’s 10nm A11 Chips for 2017

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has started to “tape out” the design for Apple’s A11 chipsets for 2017, according to a new report. The chips will be manufactured using a cutting-edge 10-nanometer process.

Alleged iPhone 7 Component Suggests 3.5mm Headphone Jack Will Return

Alleged iPhone 7 Component Suggests 3.5mm Headphone Jack Will Return

Recent rumors have claimed Apple is gearing up to ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack from its iPhone lineup. While that’s probably going to happen some day, it might not happen with this year’s iPhone 7, according to a new leak.

Report: Apple to Launch iPhone with an All-Glass Casing and AMOLED Screen in 2017

Report: Apple to Launch iPhone with an All-Glass Casing and AMOLED Screen in 2017

KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has claimed in his latest report that Apple will be giving the iPhone due to be unveiled in 2017 a a major redesign. The company will be ditching its current aluminium chassis in favor of an all-glass body. It will also replace the IPS LCD on the handset with an AMOLED screen.

Samsung to Supply Apple with 5.5-Inch OLED Panels Beginning 2017

Samsung to Supply Apple with 5.5-Inch OLED Panels Beginning 2017

A report from The Korea Herald indicates that Samsung’s Display arm will start supplying Apple with OLED display panels from 2017. The Cupertino company has awarded Samsung with a $2.59 billion deal, with the latter supplying the Cupertino company with 100 million 5.5-inch OLED panels yearly.

iPhone SE Shipments Will Be Unable to Offset the Fall in Shipments for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

iPhone SE Shipments Will Be Unable to Offset the Fall in Shipments for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Apple’s new iPhone SE is what fans of smaller smartphones and those with tight budgets have been waiting for. But it won’t be popular enough to offset the fall in shipments of iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, according to a new report.

Apple May Launch 5.8-Inch AMOLED iPhone with iPhone 4-like Design Featuring Curved Glass Casing and Screen in 2017

Apple May Launch 5.8-Inch AMOLED iPhone with iPhone 4-like Design Featuring Curved Glass Casing and Screen in 2017

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who has a good track record when it comes to Apple related product rumors, expects Apple to launch a redesigned iPhone in 2017, which will adopt a structural design similar to the iPhone 4 or iPhone 4S.