iPhone Rumors

iPhone 6 lineup missed sapphire glass panels by mere ‘weeks,’ according to analyst

iPhone 6 lineup missed sapphire glass panels by mere ‘weeks,’ according to analyst

Rumors regarding the use of sapphire glass for the displays in the iPhone 6 lineup were constant, furious and stubborn. Even as analysts went back and forth on its expected usage, it refused to die. Now, a new analyst report suggests Apple was actually pretty close to including it after all.

Mayo Clinic reportedly playing big health-oriented role at iPhone 6 event

Mayo Clinic reportedly playing big health-oriented role at iPhone 6 event

It is widely believed that Apple’s media event this afternoon will be heavily focused on health and fitness as it relates to both the iPhone 6 and the Cupertino-based company’s first wearable device. To back these health initiatives, a new report claims that Minnesota-based medical group Mayo Clinic will play a big role during the Apple keynote. 

John Gruber shares iPhone 6 and iWatch predictions ahead of Apple event

John Gruber shares iPhone 6 and iWatch predictions ahead of Apple event

The well-respected John Gruber of Daring Fireball, an Apple pundit that has established a respectable track record over the past decade and beyond, has shared some predictions ahead of the Cupertino-based company’s highly-anticipated media event at 10:00 AM Pacific. We’ve summarized his opinions about what to expect ahead. 

Benchmark of alleged iPhone 6 reveals 1.38 GHz dual-core A8 chip with 1GB RAM

Benchmark of alleged iPhone 6 reveals 1.38 GHz dual-core A8 chip with 1GB RAM

With just a few hours to go for Apple’s hugely anticipated iPhone and iWatch event, folks at GforGames have spotted a benchmark on GeekBench’s website of an alleged iPhone 6.

China Mobile shares unconfirmed iPhone 6 specifications

China Mobile shares unconfirmed iPhone 6 specifications

With less than one day remaining until Apple is expected to take the wraps off the highly-anticipated iPhone 6, coinciding with the announcement of the so-called “iWatch,” China Mobile has added fuel to the fire by sharing a list of unconfirmed specifications for the smartphone. It is unknown if these specifications are sourced directly from Apple, which would seem unlikely, or if they are simply based off rumors that have circulated in recent months. 

5.5-inch iPhone 6 will be called ‘iPhone 6 Plus’ according to new report

5.5-inch iPhone 6 will be called ‘iPhone 6 Plus’ according to new report

While the leaks regarding the iPhone 6 continue to find their way onto the internet, one of the things that’s still quite up-in-the-air revolves around the naming scheme that Apple will choose for its two brand new devices. A new report may shed some light on it.

New video reveals 5.5-inch iPhone 6’s massive 2,915 mAh battery

New video reveals 5.5-inch iPhone 6’s massive 2,915 mAh battery

Nowhereelse.fr has shared a video, which they claim is of the 5.5-inch iPhone 6’s battery.

The battery shown in the video has an Apple part number of 616-0675, running at 4.35 volts and has a capacity of 2,915 mAh. 

Apps on 5.5-inch iPhone 6 may sport iPad-style split view interface in landscape mode

Apps on 5.5-inch iPhone 6 may sport iPad-style split view interface in landscape mode

Apple is widely expected to launch iPhone 6 with a 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screen to take on Android-based smartphones.

However, as we had discussed in our iPhone 6 rumor roundup, it wasn’t clear if the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 will behave like a bigger iPhone, or like a smaller iPad.

5.5-inch iPhone 6 rear camera parts leak out, show off optical image stabilization and other parts

5.5-inch iPhone 6 rear camera parts leak out, show off optical image stabilization and other parts

We may have an official date for Apple’s media event, but that doesn’t mean the leaks are going to stop showing up. A new batch of photos have been surfaced, this time focusing on the rumored 5.5-inch iPhone 6’s camera assembly, plus some other parts for good measure.

NYT: iWatch to come with flexible display, wireless charging; iPhone 6 to feature one-handed mode

NYT: iWatch to come with flexible display, wireless charging; iPhone 6 to feature one-handed mode

Ahead of Apple’s media event next week, The New York Times published an article detailing a number of features of the iPhone 6 and the iWatch, many of which we’re hearing for the first time.