Apple is actively preparing for the production of its next flagship smartphone iPhone 6. Model with a 4.7-inch screen is rumored to be released in September this year, and the version with a 5.5- inch display may be delayed.
According to Chinese newspaper The China Post citing analysts Morgan Stanley, preparation for the announcement of iPhone 6 with metal housing is actively conducted in collaboration with Apple Catcher Technology – a contract manufacturer that supplies aluminum shells MacBook Air notebooks and tablets iPad mini, and soon can replenish its backlog and the housings for the iPhone 6. Expansion of the orders , according to analysts , will help offset the decline in volumes Catcher manufacture cases for smartphones HTC.
According to analysts , Catcher Technology will deliver before the end of 2014 10.5 million of metal cases for the iPhone 6, or about 15% of all orders. In total, the company will issue approximately 20 million cases for all models “apple” smartphone , which represents about 17% of the total.
According to unconfirmed reports, the presentation iPhone 6 will be held in September this year , and Apple will introduce two models of the smartphone – with screen sizes of 4.7 and 5.5 inches. The latter will maintain a record 2560×1440 pixels resolution . Manufacturing order is such matrices , Apple has placed with their Japanese and South Korean technology partners – Japan Display, Sharp and LG Display.
In addition , iPhone 6 will most likely get 2 GB of RAM, an 8-megapixel primary and 2- megapixel front-facing camera , as well as 16, 32 and 64 GB of memory for data storage. Furthermore, in the gadget may be included an atmospheric pressure sensor , temperature and humidity.