A leaked document from a Canadian cellular carrier could confirm yesterday’s report of an October arrival for the iPhone 5. Previous rumors had predominantly settled on a September release date.
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Although the next-gen iPhone hasn’t yet been announced, demand is sure to be extremely high. A new report suggests that nearly half of Android users might switch to the iPhone 5, which would boost Apple’s market share tremendously!
Even though the iPhone 5 hasn’t been released yet, there are already cheap 3rd party phones for sale in China attempting to imitate it. Chinese counterfeiters have already begun producing iPhone 5 knockoffs based on last week’s supposed design leaks.
Despite the plethora of rumors that have been suggesting a September release for Apple’s upcoming iPhone 5, a new report from AllThingsD is suggesting that Apple’s next-gen iPhone will not arrive until October.
Following yesterday’s report of a supposed sighting of an iPhone 5, a new report has surfaced, showing what are alleged to be prototype cases for the upcoming iPhone 5. The cases suggest the iPhone 5 could be both wider and longer than the iPhone 4.
The iPhone 5 is almost upon us – it’s so close, in fact, that (according to this report) the next-gen iPhone is already showing up in cell carriers’ databases! Placeholders for the new device have already reportedly showed up Korea Telecom’s database in 16GB and 32GB capacities.
You’d have thought that Apple would have learned their lesson following last year’s Gray Powell incident, but if a new report is true, an iPhone 5 may have just been spotted on San Francisco’s public transit system, in the hands of a suspected Apple employee.
A new report from The China Times indicates that the iPhone 5 will be released on the 2nd week of September, and also claims that Apple has ordered 4 million initial units for the launch!
A new surfacing from the Vietnamese forum Tinhte claims that the site has received a prototype of a newer, cheaper model of the iPhone 4. The site notes that the device is similar to the iPhone 4, with the front and rear casing being made from plastic rather than glass.
Following a rumor earlier this week detailing a possible new iPhone 5 case design, an actual prototype case has now surfaced, showing tapered edges, as well as a possibly larger screen.
The folks over at MobileFun.co.uk, have reportedly been sent two prototype case designs intended for the upcoming iPhone 5. The designs show a number of changes from the iPhone 4 design, including a larger screen, a curved back, and a larger home button area.
1 in 3 Americans looking to buy a SmarPhone will purchase an iPhone 5. That’s according to a consumer report issued by PriceGrabber. The report went on to explain that 7% intend to purchase the iPhone 5 between launch day and the first week of release, while 14% will purchase in the first month and 30% in the first few months after the release but before the end of 2011.
BGR is reporting that AT&T is prepping staff for an iPhone 5 release.. this September.
An exciting new report from iPhone Italia today is claiming that a Swiss cell carrier Swisscom will begin offering the next-generation iPhone on October 5, following a September 5 launch in the United States.
Now that Lion is officially among us, it appears that the only two “big freaking iDeal” releases left to wait for from Apple are iOS 5 and the upcoming iPhone 5, both of which are expected to arrive this Fall. A new report, however, suggests that we may be seeing the iPhone 5 sometime soon, as it seems that Apple’s stock of iPhone 4 units is beginning to slim.
While camping out in front of an Apple Store prior to a new Apple product release is nothing new, this man’s antics border on ridiculous – Apparently 29-year-old Rob Shoesmith has already lined up to get an iPhone 5, despite the fact that a release date hasn’t yet been set.