iPhoneRoot.com       

News tagged ‘Hardware’


Top 10 Stories of the Week





It is Sunday today, so I guess it's time to discuss the most interesting posts of the last couple of days.

Most of the articles this week deal with the next-generation iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus or Pro. A number of images and even videos that appeared on the Internet earlier this week have shown the design of the new handset. Apart from that, as the release date comes closer, more rumors about the hardware used in the iPhone 7 surface on the Net.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Monday, July 18th, 2016. 0:37

New CAD Renders Show iPhone 7/7 Plus Back Panel [Images]



New images showing the iPhone 7 CAD renders have been recently shared by a French website Nowhereelse.fr. First spotted on of the Chinese social networks, the photos go in line with the latest rumors and show a larger cutout for the enhanced camera, dual speakers, lack of the headphone jack and the redesigned antenna bands. There is also a separate image that depicts an opening for the dual camera that may become an exclusive feature of the larger iPhone 7 Plus or Pro.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016. 22:08

Take a Look at This New iPhone 7 Spy Photo



A new alleged iPhone 7 photo has been recently spotted on the Internet. This time the image was posted on the website called techtastic.nl that has been correct in the past. The latest photo is quite similar to all previous leaks and shows a redesigned and slightly larger camera as well as new antenna bands. The handset depicted below apparently lacks the headphone jack, however, because of the poor quality of the photo we can’t be totally sure the 3.5mm connector is indeed missing. In general, the photograph goes in line with all current rumors and reports from reliable insiders.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016. 20:52

Pangu Team Teases iOS 10 Jailbreak [Images]



The Pangu team has recently demonstrated the untethered jailbreak of iOS 10. Unlike iH8Sn0w, who teased the jailbreak compatible only with older devices like the iPhone 5, the Chinese developers showed their jailbreak on the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s that both feature new hardware. This means that the hackers used the exploits that are different from those utilized by iH8Sn0w earlier this year.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Check Out New iPhone 7 Concept from Martin Hajek [Images]



A well-known designer Martin Hajek has recently created a new iPhone 7 concept that is based on the latest rumors about the upcoming device. In particular, the concept shows a new ‘Space Black’ color option, the rumored Force Touch Home button integrated in the front panel and new EarPods with a Lightning connector instead of the outdated headphone jack. You can take a look at the images below.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Friday, July 1st, 2016. 13:37

Leaked Images Show New EarPods with Lightning Connector



Two new images have recently appeared on the Chinese social network Weibo that once again prove Apple may be planning to ditch the headphone jack from the next-generation iPhone. The photos show something similar to the EarPods, but with the Lightning connector instead of the standard headphone jack. You can take a look at the leaked images below.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Thursday, June 30th, 2016. 22:48

iPhone 7 to Feature New Home Button, Space Black Color Option



The widely-rumored iPhone 7 may get a brand new Home button, reliable insiders believe. According to the latest report from 9to5Mac reporters, Apple may replace the standard button with the one supporting Force Touch and providing haptic feedback. In addition to this, there will be no deep blue iPhone finish. It appears that this color was confused with a much darker gray option called presumably ‘Space Black’ that will debut this fall to match a similar Apple Watch colorway.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016. 14:40

Google to Launch Smartphone with New Branding this Year



According to the latest report from The Telegraph, Google may be planning to launch its own smartphone by the end of this year. As noted by the reporters, the Google branding may allow the company to compete with Apple, Samsung and other vendors on equal terms. Currently, Google has a lineup of Nexus devices, however, aside from Google’s branding, these devices also have the name of the actual manufacturer on their bodies.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Monday, June 27th, 2016. 16:34

Apple Pulls 2012 non-Retina MacBook Pros from Store Showcases



Apple has begun pulling the 2012 13-inch non-Retina MacBook Pro models from the shelves of Apple Stores in the United States. While the laptops are still available for purchase, they are no longer showcased to customers. They can’t take a closer look at the older devices and test them with their own hands. This may mean that Apple is preparing the ground for the rumored 13-inch MacBook Pro model with an OLED touch panel instead of function keys.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016. 17:32

Leaked iPhone 7 Front Panel Reveals Touch-Sensitive Home Button



Two new images showing the front panel of the iPhone 7 have recently appeared on the Internet. What is interesting about these images is that they depict a touch-sensitive Home button instead of the physical one that was present in Apple handsets since the very first model. The photos also reveal narrower bezels of the front panel.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Thursday, June 16th, 2016. 13:44

Apple Watch 2 to Come Alongside iPhone 7 - Suppliers



According to the latest report from Digitimes reporters who cite supply chain sources, the next-generation Apple Watch will be launched in the fall alongside the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. As to the shipments of components for the new smartwatch, they should begin in the third quarter of 2016.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016. 14:55

Intel to Become Second LTE Chip Supplier for New iPhone



According to the latest report from people familiar with the matter, Intel will supply Apple with LTE modems for some iPhone models. Qualcomm will remain the main manufacturer of chips for iPhones sold on Verizon and in China, but Intel’s modems will be added to the handsets on the AT&T network and on some other markets outside the United States.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Saturday, June 11th, 2016. 19:04

Check Out These New iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus Concepts [Images]



A well-know designer Martin Hajek has recently created two new concepts. These concepts show us how the future iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus may look like and are based on the rumors that surfaced on the Internet in 2015 and earlier this year. Apart from the handsets, the renderings below reveal possible designs of cases for the upcoming devices.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Thursday, June 9th, 2016. 17:37

Posted in All,Other,rumors

Tagged with , , , , , , , ,

What to Expect from WWDC 2016: Rumors Roundup



As it was already mentioned on our website, Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference will kick off on June 13th and last till June 17th. Apple hasn’t yet revealed the major topics of the upcoming events, however, there are many rumors on the Internet that let us take a closer look at possible agenda.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Monday, June 6th, 2016. 15:52

Leaked MacBook Pro Casing Proves Rumors About New Device



Last month, first rumors about the next-generation MacBook Pro appeared on the Internet. These rumors suggested that the laptop will get numerous hardware improvements and a new design similar to the design of the 12-inch MacBook. There also will be a new OLED panel instead of function keys row, insiders claim. Looks like they are telling the truth.


Read the rest of this entry »




|
   

Leave a comment

Written by Andrey

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016. 18:08