Well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo made another prediction regarding the next generation of Apple’s smartphones. According to experts, in 2020, Apple will release an iPhone with a new metal frame, which will superficially resemble the iPhone 4.
The analyst said that next year, the cupertinos will change the shape of the frame of the iPhone. A. in contrast to the current generation of Apple’s smartphones, it will be not rounded, and smooth the edges. The iPhone will remain essentially unchanged. Back cover, as now, is made of durable glass.
Ming-Chi Kuo also notes that in addition to the form changes and the material from which the frame is made. Waiver of stainless steel will allow Apple engineers to improve signal reception in iPhone 12. Such changes are made primarily for the new Apple smartphone could run well in 5G networks.
The analyst notes that for the production of a new frame Apple will use the technology of casting metal. It will increase production by 50-60%. How such changes will affect the final cost iPhone, Ming-Chi Kuo doesn’t specify. However, the analyst does not doubt that new look will spur sales of Apple’s smartphones.