Apple CFO, Luca Maestri has confirmed that the company plans on launching its 2020 iPhone a little later than expected.
In an earnings call, Maestri said: “last year we started selling new iPhones in late September, this year we expect supply to be available a few weeks later”.
This news comes after popular Apple news-breaker said that Apple aficionados could gear up for an 8 September launch.
The new devices are expected to be unveiled in September however Maestri made no mention of why the tech giant has decided to delay the launch, or exactly when to expect the device to hit shelves.
Reports claim that 5.4-inch and 6.1-inch iPhone 12 models will be available with 128GB or 256GB of storage and that 6.1-inch and 6.7-inch iPhone 12 Pro models will have 128GB, 256GB and 512GB storage options.
Jon Prosser, a reliable Apple insider believes that the upcoming 5.4-inch iPhone 12 may start from $649 while 6.1-inch iPhone 12 may come with a price tag of $749. The 6.1-inch device will also ship with a dual-camera setup at the rear.
5G-Enabled Features Speculated
It is rumoured that the flagship model of the iPhone 12 will be the first iPhone to feature 5G connectivity. The smartphone is also expected to feature an LCP antenna design, which first made its way to the iPhone X in 2017, but hasn’t fully rolled out to every iPhone model.