Apple usually releases its iPhone news in September each year. However, with all the problems in 2020, this cannot happen this year. According to previous reports, it is due to Limited Offer, the launch of the next generation iPhone 12 series will be postponed to October or November of this year. Now, Qualcomm’s The recent statement suggests that at least some iPhone 12 models will not be available in September as usual.
Today, Qualcomm announced its financial report for the third quarter and also shared some expectations for the next quarter. In this report, the company claims that Delaying a 5G phone will affect Q4 shipments. It is worth noting that Qualcomm Q4 covers July, August and September sales. With this statement, there is speculation that the “5G flagship phone” is the iPhone 12 series.
In addition, Qualcomm CFO Akash Palkhiwala also hints that some of Qualcomm 5G chips are ready for shipment in September. However, the buyer delays shipping until the end of the year. Although Qualcomm did not mention the names of any companies, there are some reasons why many believe it refers to Apple.
For starters, Apple’s flagships are one of the few devices with a possible release date in September. Second, there is almost no other flagship whose market will significantly affect Qualcomm’s mission.
After reaching a settlement of $ 4.5 billion last year, Apple is expected to announce four new iPhone 12 models that support 5G networks this year. All iPhone 5G will arrive with a Qualcomm modem. These iPhone 12 models will include support for two 5G versions: sub-6GHz 5G and mmWave 5G. However, due to the COVID-19 epidemic, recent reports claim that the iPhone 12 series will be released in late October or early November.
SPECIFICATIONS FOR IPHONE 12 SERIES AND OTHER APPLE DEVICES
Rumor has it that Apple will release four iPhone 12s this year. This includes the “budget” 5.4-inch iPhone 12, 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Plus, 6.1-inch iPhone 12 Pro and 6.8-inch iPhone 12 Pro Max. There are also reports that all four models will use OLED screens and will support 5G. This will be the first set of 5G smartphones from Apple. Low-end models will use dual rear cameras and 4 GB of RAM, while Pro models will come with a dual rear camera. The Pro models will also have 6 GB of RAM and a 120Hz ProMotion display.
There are also reports that the iPhone 12 series will have a 4G version. According to the report, this smartphone has a 5.4-inch and 6.1-inch LCD model. Both support 4G LTE network, A14 Bionic chip, built-in 4 GB RAM and a 12MP dual camera. In terms of price, while 5.4 inches cost $ 549, 6.1 inches will sell for $ 649. The starting price of $ 549 seems to be very good since the last iPhone 11 has a starting price of $ 699. This means that the iPhone 12 4G is about $ 150 cheaper than its predecessor.