Apple’s next-generation iPhone release will be delayed is not news, but when the launch this new machine actually is a variety of rumors. Recently, the U.S. investment bank Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster said the iPhone 5 may be officially released on August 24, and then on Sept. 13 around market sale.
By convention speculated
Gene Munster disclosed the iPhone 5 release date does not come from inside information, but based on past practices of Apple released a new machine to make speculation, according to Munster’s argument from Apple between iOS released to iPhone the average interval of 79 days, the exact launch date to the new iPhone an average interval of 99 days.
The reasons for delay in release
Munster gives the answer. The reason why Apple delayed the release of the new iPhone, one of the reasons is the new equipment need for built a number of software-driven functions, and these features have not development finished yet.
At the same time as the Japanese earthquake and tsunami caused by supply chain problems and whether to support the LTE network technology hesitate to delay thedevelopment. According to the rumor shows, iPhone 5 will not support the 4Gtechnology LTE network, and only supports HSPA + network.
According to “DigiTimes” report, this new machine may be named as Apple’s iPhone 4S will be mass production in August this year.
It is reported that Apple has expected the iPhone 4 shipments from 20 million down to 17.5 , 18 million, including shipments of WCDMA version 1600 million in the 2Q of 2011, CDMA version in the 1.5 to 2 million.
Part of the configuration still mystery
Although the new generation of Apple’s iPhone will be equipped with dual-core A5 processors and support the dual network feature is not much suspense, but what the aircraft will use the specifications of the camera then there are three theories. The first aircraft will be equipped by the manufacturer OmniVision and Taiwan, Largan Precision (Largan) to provide 8MP camera.
The other argument is the FBR Capital Markets disclosure of information, iPhone 4S camera sensor will be provided by OmniVision, but the Sony is the backup supplier. The third argument is the machine of the camera will maintain the original specifications, but at least iPhone 4S flash position will change than in the past.
In short, iPhone 5 released will delay. Let us wait the end of it a little faster.