iPhone 6 Predictions: All-new 4.7-inch and High-Res 5.5-inch models, A8 chip with 1GB RAM, NFC, 8-megapixel Camera with OIS and lots more

iPhone 6 Predictions: All-new 4.7-inch and High-Res 5.5-inch models, A8 chip with 1GB RAM, NFC, 8-megapixel Camera with OIS and lots more

Last night, KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo released an extensive research note outlining Apple’s product roadmap for 2014.

Ming Chi-Kuo has a good track record when it comes to predicting Apple’s product plans based on his supply chain sources. He had correctly predicted most of Apple’s product releases last year and the entire fall lineup in 2012. So unlike other analysts, we pay attention to what he has to say. 

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Apple not likely to make its own baseband chips until 2015: JP Morgan

Apple not likely to make its own baseband chips until 2015: JP Morgan

JP Hall, who is an analyst from JP Morgan has specified to the investors that Apple is unlikely to use its own baseband chips for the iPhones and iPads, at least until 2015. This comes as a recent report suggested that Apple will start designing its own baseband chips.

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Apple iPhone 6 may include side-mounted power button, high-end model with sapphire display

Apple iPhone 6 may include side-mounted power button, high-end model with sapphire display

KGI Securities analyst Ming Chi-Kuo has released an extensive research note outlining Apple’s product roadmap for 2014. Besides new information on the 12-inch Mac Air and the iMac, Kuo also details the rumored iPhone 6, as reported by MacRumors.

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At Least Two Hardware Engineers Have Left Broadcom for Apple, Fueling Rumors of In-House Baseband Chip Development Team

At Least Two Hardware Engineers Have Left Broadcom for Apple, Fueling Rumors of In-House Baseband Chip Development Team

At least two hardware engineers from Broadcom have left the company to join forces with Apple, according to a new report. This fuels recent rumors that Apple plans to bring new baseband processors to its 2015 line of iOS devices, but could also be linked to other rumors stating that Apple plans to design the processor for its rumored upcoming wearable device dubbed the iWatch.

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Apple will start making the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in May, production of 5.5-inch model may be delayed

Apple will start making the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 in May, production of 5.5-inch model may be delayed

Reuters has just reported that according to their sources Apple’s suppliers will begin mass production of displays for iPhone 6 as early as May.

The report also claims that the screens for the rumored 4.7-inch iPhone 6 is likely to be produced first, followed by screens for the 5.5-inch iPhone 6.

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Purported photos of iPhone 6 show thinner design, rounded edges, protruding camera

Purported photos of iPhone 6 show thinner design, rounded edges, protruding camera

Images of what appear to be an iPhone 6 in development have been leaked on Chinese social network Weibo. The images show the iPhone 6 with a thinner, but taller and wider design, and a protruding camera, like the current-gen iPod touch.

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iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screen coming as early as September [Report]

iPhone 6 with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screen coming as early as September [Report]

Japanese business newspaper Nikkei claims that Apple will launch the new iPhone “as early as September.” The report claims that the next generation iPhone will indeed be called “iPhone 6“. 

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Apple to release only a 4.7-inch iPhone model this fall

Apple to release only a 4.7-inch iPhone model this fall

In a research note to investors, UBS analyst Steve Milunovich claims supply chin checks indicate Apple will release only one iPhone model with large-sized screen later this fall. The launch of this supposed iPhone 6 will kick off iPhone sales in Q3, which will decline in the intervening March and June quarters.

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iPhone 6 Specs: 2.6GHz A8 Chip, 389 ppi Ultra Retina Display, 27% thinner, New Sensors [Rumor]

iPhone 6 Specs: 2.6GHz A8 Chip, 389 ppi Ultra Retina Display, 27% thinner, New Sensors [Rumor]

Sonny Dickson, the Australian-based blogger, who had leaked parts of the iPhone 5s and iPad Air before it was launched last year has just tweeted a number of interesting details about Apple’s next generation iPhone, popularly dubbed iPhone 6.

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Rumor: Larger iPhone 6 could be inspired by iPhone 5c and iPod Nano

Rumor: Larger iPhone 6 could be inspired by iPhone 5c and iPod Nano

Apple is widely expected to launch iPhone 6 with a bigger screen to take on Android based smartphones that typically come with larger screens.

Japanese website Macotakara now reports that the design of the larger iPhone will be inspired by iPhone 5c and iPad nano.

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