Apple iPhone 4G – Rumor Mills Working Overtime!
The online rumor mills have been working overtime since last year churning out rumor after rumor about everything related to the Apple iPhone 4G. In this article we look at some of the rumors that have been floating around regarding the Apple iPhone 4G.
Launch Date: There has been very strong rumors of a July 2010 release of the Apple iPhone 4G. Backers of this rumor present evidence in the form of Steve Jobs’s supposed 6 month leave which ends in July – right in time for him to launch the new Apple iPhone 4G.
Launch Event: The ever watchful gizmo crazy people have been on the prowl for any clue as to the event in which the Apple iPhone 3G is likely to be revealed. They have already noticed that the Moscow Center where the WWDC 2010 is to be held has been booked for a “Corporate Event” from June 28th to July 2nd Apple traditionally books all events like this and the fact that iPhone 3G was launched in WWDC2009 and the dates matching with the most expected launch date, make this a ripe possibility.
Features: There has been a lot of speculation regarding the features that would be made available in Apple iPhone 4G. The most discussed of course is whether the much desired removable battery be made available. Several concept designs available online have this feature, but no one is really sure whether it will be made available in the original phone. In addition, the new iPhone 4G is rumored to have an OLED display, 32GB, 3.2 megapixel camera, and true GPS..
Design: There have also been a lot of rumors about how the Apple iPhone 4G would look. Whole presentations and videos have been made discussing the look and features of the Apple iPhone 4G, but these are all conceptual designs and no official communication has been made regarding this. There are also heated discussions on what processor will be used and the latest rumor is that Intel’s Atom CPU will be dropped in favor of another processor designed by PA Semiconductor which is owned by Apple. Also, it seems that Apple has decided on going with a Qualcomm chip which if true would mean that the iPhone 4G would be available on Verizon.
Network: Will it be Verizon or AT&T or both? That has been the discussion and the latest rumors strongly favor Verizon with the online community hoping that it will be available on Verizon Wireless. The existing hardware of Apple iPhone can be easily customized for this and it might actually become possible.
This article attempts to bring all the key rumors about the Apple iPhone 4G in one location. You can find many such rumors all over the internet. However since none of these are officially confirmed, you need to actually wait for an official launch to see how much of it is actually true.