Before the presentation of the trio of new iPhone models, a few hours remained, and new details about smartphones continue to appear on the network. We have collected for you all the latest information in this material.
Suddenly, insiders started talking about new iPhone names. If earlier we expected the release of the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, now new options have appeared.
So, only the successor of the iPhone XR can get the number 11 in the name – it will be the iPhone 11. But older models can be called iPhone Pro and iPhone Pro Max – without any numbers.
CPU and stylus
Also, according to insider information, the new models will receive the R1 coprocessor, which will replace the M series. Most likely, it will also become part of the Apple A13 chip. Its main feature is the ability to work with a much larger number of different sensors than the M coprocessor.
Also, its latest forecasts before the presentation sounded well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo ( the Ming-Chi Kuo). He believes that the new smartphones will not support the Apple Pencil branded stylus and two-way wireless charging, but the company will retain the Lightning connector.
In addition, the analyst expects the appearance of new colors and a decrease in the supply of new products by 5 – 10%.
In the Chinese social network, Weibo posted a picture allegedly with prices for the new iPhone. Presumably, it was made at a private event of the Taiwanese operator, and prices are recalculated at the current rate. And by the way, the list includes iPhone 11, iPhone Pro and iPhone Pro Max, not iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.
So, according to these prices, the younger iPhone 11 was priced at $ 750, $ 800 and $ 900 for versions with 64, 128 and 256 GB, iPhone Pro will cost $ 1000 (128 GB), $ 1100 (256 GB) and $ 1200 (512 GB). The most expensive will be the iPhone Pro Max – $ 1100, $ 1200 and $ 1300 for the same 128, 256 and 512 GB of memory, respectively.
By the way, some Ukrainian online stores already sell new iPhones, but so far only pre-orders can be issued. However, prices bite: from 30 to 60 (!) Thousand hryvnias.
By the way, Simon-Kucher & Partners conducted a study and found out that users are ready to pay almost $ 2,400 for “ apple ” smartphones, which is about 60 thousand hryvnias. True, we did not conduct a study , so it is not known whether there will be a demand for such an expensive pleasure in Ukraine .
Whether these leaks will be confirmed , we will find out in the evening. Recall , the presentation will begin at 20:00 Kyiv time. As usual, you can watch the presentation on the company’s official website through the browsers Safari, Google Chrome, Firefox and Microsoft Edge. For the first time, the broadcast will also be available on YouTube .