iPhone 5 price cut at UK retailers, clearing stocks for iPhone 5S?

UK smartphone vendors have cut the asking price of the current-generation iPhone, in a further sign that a new Apple handset is set to land in September. Three is now offering the iPhone 5 for £29 upfront and £32 per month on a two-year contract. This includes 500 minutes and 5,000 texts per month, plus unlimited data. Since then, Dialaphone…

iPhone 5S ‘dropping September 20th’, iPhone 6 a few weeks later

The next edition of the standard iPhone will beat its much-rumoured low-cost stablemate to market, a leading tech business site forecasts. Dave Smith, editor of International Business Times, has hung his hat on a September 20th due date for the full-fat, full-featured iPhone 5S. His forecast is based on Apple’s previous release cycles and supply-chain rumbles. The more affordable handset,…

iPhone 5S cheap plastic model photos leak, features 3 colours

More photos seemingly showing the much-rumoured, low-cost iPhone are doing the rounds online, as chatter around Apple’s plans continues to build in the run-up to the anticipated unveiling of new ‘product’ in the autumn. Snaffled from serial Chinese leakers Wei Phone by French site Nowhereelsefr, the snaps show the rear shell and interior frame of a green, red and yellow…

iPhone 5S / iPhone 5 snapped on production line, hints at minimal redesign

It sometimes seems that the Apple supply chain principally exists to keep tech sites in ‘leaked images’ news items. That’s an impression compounded by this morning’s appearance of yet more clandestine snaps of what we’re assured is the next iPhone. Picked up on by SlashGear after initially appearing on Chinese site Weibo, the images appear to show the iPhone 5S…

iPhone 5S / iPhone 6: glut of new photos appear, show larger battery & dual flash

More images of what we can all too readily believe is the next iPhone are the talk of tech sites today, giving info-hungry fans some more to ruminate on ahead of the phone’s putative launch in September. The snaps, which appeared first on Mac Rumors and feature the new edition handset alongside the current-gen model, appear to corroborate much of…

Low-cost ‘plastic’ iPhone imagined in fresh 3D renderings

Fresh illustrations depicting what Apple’s long-rumoured ‘cheap’ iPhone could look like have emerged online, giving us yet another vision of a handset that’s effectively a unicorn of the smartphone world. Designed lovingly by the good folks at Apple Insider, based on recently leaked schematics of the so-called ‘iPhone Light’, the concept reveals a white handset sporting a plastic casing with…

Budget iPhone: Apple’s reassertion continues

The budget iPhone remains a much gossiped-about device, a hoped-for reality rather than a bit of kit that anyone outside the hallowed halls of Cupertino has managed to lay their hands on. But we’re undoubtedly edging ever closer to its official launch. Sites across the web have been making impressive renders of the plastic handset, while one, TechDy, even claims…

Budget iPhone: new leak shows complete handset

Apple’s budget iPhone has been the subject of a string of smart renderings from keen Cupertino-watchers. But now it seems the real deal has finally leaked online. The chaps at TechDy claim to have snagged the rear and front shells of the forthcoming knockdown version of Apple’s bestselling blower. Their images show an all-black front, which will be the same…

iPhone 5S / iPhone 6 production nearing, as Foxconn starts hire drive

With the exception of an official press event in Cupertino, few things signify the impending arrival of a new iPhone more vividly than reports that Apple’s manufacturing partners are ramping up staff numbers. So this morning’s news that Foxconn is recruiting new staff should serve as due notice to would-be buyers that the much rumoured smartphone is now just a…

iPhone 6 / iPhone 6 concept packs 4.5″ screen and 12MP camera

Yet another render of the next iPhone is doing the rounds today, based on what we think we know about Apple’s next handset. Worked up by Giorgi Tedoradze and highlighted by Phones Review, the concept handset sticks fairly closely to the iPhone 5 template in the design stakes with just a tiny suggestion of HTC’s unibody dream, the HTC One….