Could This Be Revolutionary Apple iPhone 6:High-tech Display To Hide Camera in The Device?

Technology giant Apple, we hear is working on to improve looks and user interface of its upcoming iPhone. Certain rumours are buzzing around, indicating that the Cupertino Calif.-based firm is planning to equip its handset with a display that can hide components such as a camera, strobe light, and a finger print reader, with the ability to pop up from user interface as per users’ requirement.
Apple reports, “Placing components that would typically be found on the surface of an electronic device enclosure behind a transparent display may increase the surface real-estate of the enclosure for a larger display or additional components.”
Offering a seamless overall design, this feature would embed the components such as a biometric sensor and hidden camera behind the display of the iPhone.
For this new system, Apple gives the credit to Benjamin Rapporport, Fletcher Rothkop, Jeremy Franklin, Christopher Stringer, Stephen Lynch, John Ternus, Scott Myers, Julian Hoenig, and Richard Howarth.
Apple recently bought AuthenTec and many analyst believe this feature to be a result of the acquisition.
In case rumours turn out to be true, the upcoming iPhone would sport a retina resolution, an upgraded camera, and a high-technology display, which will hide a biometric sensor, strobe and camera.… Read the rest

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China Mobile Won’t Carry Apple’s iPhone 5

Earlier there were speculations that Apple’s next-gen iPhone or iPhone 5 will be launched with support for China Mobile. China Mobile is the world’s largest mobile carrier. But now there are rumors that it is not likely that China Mobile will support it.

As per a report by The Next Web:

Employees at China Mobile, the world’s largest mobile operator, have indicated that the carrier is unlikely to sell Apple’s upcoming iPhone, Sina Tech reports. The publication spoke to a number of workers at the provincial and city level who said they had heard nothing about Apple’s next-generation iPhone being released on China Mobile.

China Mobile currently serves more than 650 million mobile subscribers. And if rumors are to be true, China Mobile will be the only telco in China, which will officially not carry the iPhone.

It is believed that this decision was taken due to the iPhone’s lack of support for China Mobile’s proprietary TD-SCDMA standard.

As reported by The Next Web, China Mobile and Apple are organizing talks with each other to combine the former’s standard into the latter’s iPhone.

But according to Xi Guohua, chairman, China Mobile, the major hold up so far is the delay in the development of the required chip, which Qualcomm will make.

The iPhone 5 or Next iPhone (name not yet official) is expected to debut on Sept. 12th, which is slated for Apple’s much-awaited event.

iPhone 5 is believed to carry all of the wireless standards supported by iPhone 4S- its predecessor.… Read the rest

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