Monday, July 29, 2013
Apple will likely drop iPhone 5 for "iPhone 5S" and "iPhone lite"
Apple are rumored to be preparing to halt production of the iPhone 5 when it debuts the handset's successor later this year. They instead want to produce only the "iPhone 5S" and an unannounced lower-priced counterpart "iPhone lite."
The latest rumors of iPhone 5 demise is reported by ETNews. The report focuses on the in-cell technology at work in the iPhone 5's touchscreen, claiming that that technology is "not suitable for low-volume production." Apple, according to the report, will abandon production of the iPhone 5, focusing on the high-end successor "iPhone 5S" and the "iPhone lite."
iPhone 5S are believe to be already in production and will be released on September 2013.