Apple confirmed it to delay the launch of iPhone 12

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By CAPosts 31 July, 2020 - 08:02am 62 views

Apple acknowledged that the arrival of its new smartphone, iPhone 12, will be delayed by several weeks and will not go on sale in September as has happened in previous years with previous models (Apple)

Apple launs his new iPhone all the years in September. However, as a result of the impact that the pandeemia in the manufacture of cellulars, it had been rumored since the beginning of the year that the company would delay its launch. And now the computer giant confirmed this rumor.

As part of a call with investors following the spread of financial results, the company said new iPhones will be "a few weeks later" than usual.

"As you know, last year we started selling iPhones at the end of September. This year we expect the supply to be available a few weeks later," , said Luca Maestri, Apple's chief financial officer, answering one of the investors' questions.

There were already several indications that this delay could occur. In fact, a day earlier, Qualcomm had suggested that the launch of Apple's next phone, the iPhone 12, which will include Qualcomm's 5G chips, could be delayed.

When reporting on its benefits during the third quarter of 2020, Qualcomm said that in its upcoming results, the company expects "a partial impact from the delay of a global 5G flagship phone launch," although it has not named the phone in question, as released by Engadget.

Now Apple said it will "delay a few weeks" but did not specify when the launch will be. Varios consultants estimate that the landing of this cell phone would be in October. At the beginning of the year, some specialists had mentioned November.

Supposed models of the iPhone 12.

Meanwhile, in June, Broadcom, one of Apple's leading suppliers, also suggested during a meeting on the company's results that a delay in the launch of the iPhone 12 was expected, a situation that would lead this semiconductor manufacturer to record profits a quarter later.

The delay was caused by the coronavirus pandemic, which prevented Apple workers from coming to factories in China to finish orders, and the fact that many employees had to work from home.

is known about iPhone 12

Allatthly points out that the next iPhone 12 will come in four models, with three screen sizes of 5.4", 6.1" and 6.7". All displays will have Oled technology and high-end displays could offer a refesco rate of 120 Hz. It would be a symbol of the ProMotion of the iPad Pro, which dynamically adjusts the screen to the movement of content on the screen to provide optimized responsiveness, as needed.

Rumor has it that both the 6.7" and one of the 6.1" models will include triple-lens cameras, while the 5.4" and a smaller 6.1" model will have dual-lens cameras.

The delay was caused by the pandemic's manufacturing delays.

On design, it is estimated that the iPhones that will come in 2020 will include a metal frame similar to that of the iPhone 4 or iPad Pro, different from the current rounded style. And it will continue to use front and back glass for the device body.

In turn, smartphones are said to include a new TrueDepth camera system that will reduce the size of the notch or notch at the front.

The site Mac Otakara estimates that the 6.7-inch iPhone will be 7.4mm thick, implying it would be thinner than the 8.1mm thick iPhone 11 Pro Max. It is also expected to be a little higher than the 11 Pro Max.

The iPhone 12 will not include the charger in the box, as advanced by renowned analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In addition, Apple will stop manufacturing the 5W and 18W adapters and start producing a 20W charger, similar to the 18W, which will be marketed as a separate accessory.

Aback, the company's new cell phone will also not include headphones in the box, The target? Reduce costs so that the next model doesn't have a much higher value than the iPhone 11. According to TF International analyst, the cost of production of the new iPhone 12 will be higher as a result of the incorporation of 5G technology.

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