Four variants of the iPhone 12 will launch in two phases in 2020: Report

By Digit NewsDesk | Published on 04 Aug 2020
HIGHLIGHTS

The four rumoured iPhone 12 variants will launch in two phases, a first in the history of iPhones, according to a report.

The report claims Apple will first launch two 6.1-inch iPhone models, followed by the 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch models.

Owing to delays in mass production, Apple CFO Luca Maestri had confirmed earlier the iPhone 12 will be delayed by a few weeks.

Four variants of the iPhone 12 will launch in two phases in 2020: Report

#IBMCodePatterns, a developer’s best friend.

#IBMCodePatterns provide complete solutions to problems that developers face every day. They leverage multiple technologies, products, or services to solve issues across multiple industries.

Click here to know more

Advertisements

The ongoing coronavirus pandemic which has ravaged the supply chain and launch plans for smartphones and other gadgets may just create history for this year’s iPhone launch. Owing to delays in mass production, Apple CFO Luca Maestri had confirmed the iPhone 12 will be delayed by a few weeks.

Now, according to a report by DigiTimes citing Apple’s supply chains, the four rumoured iPhone 12 variants will launch in two phases, a first in the history of iPhones. The report claims Apple will first launch two 6.1-inch iPhone models, followed by the 5.4-inch and 6.7-inch models.

Digitimes claim the shipment of components for the 6.1-inch devices have already started while that of the other two models will start from late-August. “Apple may launch its 5G iPhones in two stages, with two 6.1-inch models in the first and another two 6.7- and 5.4-inch devices in the second, the sources said, adding that suppliers of SLP (substrate-like PCB) mainboards for the former models have recently kicked off shipments, with those for the latter to start in late August. Shipments of flexible boards for new iPhones will peak some 2-4 weeks later than usual this year,” the report states.

While Apple did admit to a delay in supply by a few weeks during the company’s earnings call, the company is yet to confirm the news of two-phased launch. The Cupertino giant usually holds the iPhone event in September, and considering components for two models will start shipping late into August, there might just be some truth to the report.

Apple iPhone 12 Key Specs, Price and Launch Date

Release Date: 17 Mar 2020
Variant: 256GB6GBRAM
Market Status: Rumoured

Key Specs

  • Screen Size Screen Size
    6.7 | NA
  • Camera Camera
    NA
  • Memory Memory
    256GB/6 GB
  • Battery Battery
    NA
logo
Digit NewsDesk

The guy who answered the question 'What are you doing?' with 'Nothing'.

Advertisements

Trending Articles

Advertisements

latest articles

View All
Advertisements

Top Products

Popular Mobile Phones

View All

Hot Deals

View All

Digit caters to the largest community of tech buyers, users and enthusiasts in India. The all new Digit in continues the legacy of Thinkdigit.com as one of the largest portals in India committed to technology users and buyers. Digit is also one of the most trusted names when it comes to technology reviews and buying advice and is home to the Digit Test Lab, India's most proficient center for testing and reviewing technology products.

We are about leadership-the 9.9 kind! Building a leading media company out of India.And,grooming new leaders for this promising industry.

DMCA.com Protection Status