August 19, 2011
BGR is reporting that they have heard from a very reliable source that AT&T is preparing for an October iPhone 5 launch. AT&T’s vice president has asked many store managers to be prepared for this busy launch. Jonathan Geller posted on BGR:
Lorraine Luk today reported for WSJ that Apple is planning to start trial production of next generation iPad 3 in October. One of the main features of the new iPad will be its ultra high-resolution screen (2048 x 1536) and Apple’s component suppliers have already started shipping small quantities for sample testing of the new screen technology. WSJ posted:
August 17, 2011
Images showing the new black and white headphone jacks and camera lens assembly for iPhone 5 have been leaked. Apple has always used different color headphone jacks to maintain color consistency for white and black iPhone models. And the leak of both the white and black headphone jacks at the same time would hint at simultaneous launch for both iPhone 5 models. Similar parts leak happened before iPhone 4 was launched, but the parts were of only black color at that time, and as we all know white iPhone 4 was delayed by almost 9 months.
August 16, 2011
Apple updated the Mac mini with second generation Core i5/i7 processors, AMD Radeon HD 6630M discrete graphics, Thunderbolt port and Mac OS X Lion in July. According to Apple, the new Mac mini delivers up to twice the processor and graphics performance of the previous generation model. The 2.3 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 Mac mini with 2GB of memory, Intel HD Graphics 300 and a 500GB hard drive is priced $599 and the 2.5 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 Mac mini with 4GB of memory, AMD Radeon HD 6630M graphics and a 500GB hard drive is priced $799. Options include 2.7GHz dual-core Core i7 processor, up to 8GB RAM, 750GB hard drive and 256GB SSD.
Below we have added links of 12 best Mac mini reviews posted online:
Rumor is Apple will be delaying the rumored Q3 2011 iPad 3 launch till 2012. According to Digitimes’ sources the delay was caused by the ultra high-resolution screen that Apple plans to use in the next generation iPad. Yenting Chen posted:
August 15, 2011
Digitimes is reporting that Apple has increased their order for total iPhone production (iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and upcoming iPhone 5) by 12-13% for second half of 2011. Apple now plans to ship 56 million iPhone units up from previous estimate of about 50 million units. Out of the total shipment iPhone 5 will account for 25.5-26 million units. According to Digitimes: