Numerous rumors and leaks credited Apple plans to release a new smartphone with a larger screen . The company went on increasing until the iPhone display only once – with the release of iPhone 5 in 2012 . However, the market trend is that the screen size devices is growing from year to year . Apple confirmed the intentions and for electronics OEMs , who took part in specialized exhibitions China Sourcing Fair: Electronics & Components.
According to the resource China Business News, a member of one of the Taiwanese companies that manufacture plastic parts , housings and forms, showed reporters mock iPhone 6 , whereby the thickness of the new items will be only 5.8 mm . For comparison , the thickness of the current flagship iPhone 5s – 7,6 mm, and the world’s thinnest Android- phone, introduced in February , Elife body has a thickness of 5.5 mm .
In March blogger Sonny Dixon, known for being one of the first and well before the official announcement of the rear panel unveiled iPad Air, said that the iPhone 6 will be one of the world’s thinnest smartphone . According to him , the thickness of the device will be 0.22 inches ( 5.58 mm). Prior to this analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities wrote that shell thickness iPhone 6 will be in the range of 6.5-7 mm, and the frame around the display is reduced by 10-20% compared with the iPhone 5s.
Before repeatedly reported that the diagonal of the iPhone 6 can be increased , probably to 4.7 inches , as is already happening with the iPhone 5 . One of the first such information provided authoritative newspaper Wall Street Journal. According to some reports , iPhone 6 can be endowed with ” SUPER ” screen Ultra Retina. A density of pixels per inch it is 389 ppi. At current flagship iPhone 5s display 326 ppi.
It is said that Apple has placed an order at Foxconn and Pegatron to manufacture several million new devices. In addition to 4.7 – and 5.5 -inch smartphone sources indicate the new iPhone with a screen size of 4 inches. More detailed information about the models are not available.