What’s coming next? Live blog of the latest Apple Rumors
For tech fanatics like us, a new Apple launch can be one of the most exciting events of the year! So, what’s coming next? The speculation can be almost as much fun as the actual announcement. Will there be an iPhone 5S or an iPhone 6? When is the iPhone 5S coming out? What are the latest iPhone 5C rumors? While we may have to wait until Apple’s announcement on September 10th to learn the iPhone 5S release date, there are still plenty of cool iPhone 5S rumors to get excited about.
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Starts Tuesday, September 10th, 12PM EST
We will keep you updated daily by posting the latest rumors here. Make sure you check back often to learn all the latest about the iPhone 5s, iPhone 5C, and all the other cool new Apple devices!
› Monday, September 9th
|iPhone 5C set to cost much less than previous models
Rumor has it that the new iPhone 5C will range between $250 and $300, making it much more affordable than other models. This new device will likely come with a plastic casing, rather than the aluminum of the previous iPhone 5.
Source: NBC News
› Sunday, September 8th
|European Apple patent hints at NFC-enabled iPhone fingerprint sensor
Rumors have been swirling that the new iPhone could have a fingerprint scanner built in. Those rumors were given some more credibility today, as a newly filed European patent outlines the NFC-enabled fingerprint sensor.
Source: Apple Insider
› Saturday, September 7th
|Photos claim to show iPhone 5C logic board and structure
Photos claiming to be of the logic board for the rumored iPhone 5C have popped up around the web. The sourced article compares the pictured board to the current iPhone 5 board, where you can see the similarities.
› Friday, September 6th
| iPhone 5S and 5C pre-orders rumored to start next week
No U.S. pre-orders have leaked, but some reports claim that Chinese carriers are preparing to take pre-orders shortly after the September 10th Apple event. This report comes shortly after one of these carriers accidently started taking orders early.
|iPhone 5S to incorporate biometric fingerprint technology
Apple purchased fingerprint sensor company AuthenTec in 2012, leading to some rumors that the new 5S could incorporate a fingerprint scanning sensor near the home button. This sensor would reportedly work as alternative security for the mobile device.
› Thursday, September 5th
|Leaked iPhone 5S Gold Case To Hold Larger Battery, Faster Chip
Photos and a fan video has leaked showing the possibility of a gold (or champagne, depending on who you ask) iPhone 5S. Some of the details on the back panel may also indicate a larger battery and new dual-core A7 processor.
|iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 Release Date rumors surface today
Some information has come to light indicating that a new iPad 5 and iPad Mini 2 will indeed be released before the end of 2013. Both device will likely contain the new A7X chip, and come with retina display.
Source: International Business Times
› Wednesday, September 4th
|Leaked pictures of possible iPhone 5C in different colors
Some new photos surfaced over the weekend which feature what is believed to be the new Apple iPhone 5C. These are some of the first pictures that show us what the rumored device could look like in several different colors, including: blue (pictured right), yellow, and white. What color are you hoping to see? Tell us in the comments section!
|Apple announces special event for September 10
Yesterday Apple sent out invites for a special announcement event at their Cupertino, CA headquarters. The event is scheduled for Tuesday, September 10th at 10am PST. The invitation graphics, seen to the left, is quite colorful, and may be a tip at just some of the colors the new Apple products will be available in!
Source: The Loop
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