iPhone Rumors

6.1-inch 2018 iPhone Could Feature MLCD+ Display As Seen on LG G7 ThinQ

6.1-inch 2018 iPhone Could Feature MLCD+ Display As Seen on LG G7 ThinQ

Multiple rumors have claimed that Apple’s 2018 iPhone lineup will include a cheaper 6.1-inch LCD iPhone with a notched display. Now, a Korean report indicates that Apple will be making use of LG’s latest MLCD display on the handset.

Apple Could Continue Supporting iPhone 5s with iOS 12

Apple Could Continue Supporting iPhone 5s with iOS 12

Discussions on the open source WebKit mailing list point to Apple working on iOS 12. While that’s not surprising, the company is testing a nightly build of WebKit on an iPhone 5s simulator. This points to Apple supporting iPhone 5s with iOS 12.

LG Display Might Be Unable to Supply Apple with OLED Panels for 2018 iPhones

LG Display Might Be Unable to Supply Apple with OLED Panels for 2018 iPhones

A new WSJ report details that LG Display is struggling to make OLED panels for Apple’s 2018 iPhone lineup. Apple had reportedly invested in LG Display to help it set up necessary OLED production facilities.

Samsung to Start Production of OLED Panels for iPhone X and iPhone X Plus in May

Samsung to Start Production of OLED Panels for iPhone X and iPhone X Plus in May

Samsung will start the production of OLED panels for the iPhone X and iPhone X Plus from next month. This is ahead of schedule as the Korean company was initially expected to start the mass production of the displays in July.

RBC Analyst Believes 2018 iPhone X Could Be Priced at $899

RBC Analyst Believes 2018 iPhone X Could Be Priced at $899

RBC Captial Markets analyst Amit Daryanani believes that Apple will be pricing the 2018 iPhone X and iPhone X Plus at $899 and $999, respectively. 

Apple’s New 5.8-inch iPhone X Could Be Cheaper Than 6.1-Inch LCD iPhone

Apple’s New 5.8-inch iPhone X Could Be Cheaper Than 6.1-Inch LCD iPhone

As per DigiTimes analyst Luke Lin, Apple has managed to reduce the manufacturing cost of the 2018 iPhone X by a significant margin when compared to the existing iPhone X. The report is based on the upstream supply chain information of Apple which states that the BOM of the 2018 iPhone X is 10 percent lower than that of the existing iPhone X. The total BOM of the 2017 iPhone X was upwards of $400.

Rumor: Apple Sourcing 270 Million iPhone Display Panels in 2018

Rumor: Apple Sourcing 270 Million iPhone Display Panels in 2018

Reports originating from China point to Apple procuring up to 270 million display panels for its iPhones in 2018. Out of this, OLED panels will comprise about 110-130 million units, while the remaining 60-70 million units will be for a 6.1-inch LTPS panel and another 60-70 million LTPS display panels for screen sizes of 4, 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch.

Alleged iPhone X Plus Display Panel and Digitiser Leaks

Alleged iPhone X Plus Display Panel and Digitiser Leaks

Alleged photos of the 6.5-inch iPhone X Plus front glass and digitizer have been posted online. The source of the leaked images claims the parts were manufactured at an LG facility in Vietnam as a part of trial production equipment run.

Sketchy Rumor Claims 4.2-inch iPhone SE 2 Will Debut at WWDC 2018

Sketchy Rumor Claims 4.2-inch iPhone SE 2 Will Debut at WWDC 2018

We have heard plenty of rumors surrounding the iPhone SE 2 so far, though there have been no concrete leaks confirming that the device is indeed real. Now, a new leak from a sketchy Chinese news website QQ.com claims that the iPhone SE 2 will debut at WWDC this year.

Kuo: Apple Could Possibly Sell 100 Million Units of 6.1-inch 2018 iPhone

Kuo: Apple Could Possibly Sell 100 Million Units of 6.1-inch 2018 iPhone

In his latest investor’s note, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that the 6.1-inch 2018 iPhone with an LCD display will look similar to that of the existing iPhone X, but its lower price tag will make it accessible to more consumers.