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iPhone SE 4 Case Corroborates iPhone 14-Like Design Rumors

Tuesday April 2, 2024 4:40 am PDT by
Cases purportedly designed for the fourth-generation iPhone SE have emerged online, further corroborating rumors that the device will feature a complete redesign to bring it in line with 2022's iPhone 14. Screenshots of a video shared on X by the leaker known as "Majin Bu" validate reports that the fourth-generation ‌iPhone SE‌ will feature an iPhone 14-like all-screen design with a notch...
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iPhone 16 Pro Could Come in Two New Color Options

Monday February 19, 2024 6:03 am PST by
Apple's upcoming iPhone 16 Pro models could come in all-new "Desert Titanium" and "Titanium Gray" color options, according to the leaker known as "Majin Bu." Mock-up of the alleged new ‌iPhone 16 Pro‌ color options shared by Majin Bu. In a new post on X (formerly Twitter), Majin Bu said that the "Desert Titanium" will be similar to the Gold color option offered on the iPhone 14 Pro in 2022,...
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First Alleged iPhone 16 Molds Show Vertical Camera Layout

Monday February 19, 2024 3:14 am PST by
A photo claiming to show a mold of Apple's upcoming iPhone 16 standard model has appeared online, offering another preview of the rumored new vertical camera arrangement. Over the last few months, Apple has been experimenting with different camera bump designs for the standard iPhone 16 models, all of which have featured a vertical camera arrangement. The latest prototype features the...
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Sketchy Rumor Says Next iPhone SE Will Feature Dynamic Island Instead of Notch

Thursday February 8, 2024 7:27 am PST by
While most reports so far have agreed that the next iPhone SE will have a similar design as the standard iPhone 14 model, which has a notch for Face ID, a sketchy rumor now says that the device will instead feature the Dynamic Island. iPhone SE with Dynamic Island mockup by @upintheozone This latest claim comes from the leaker @MajinBuOfficial on X, formerly known as Twitter. In addition to...
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Some iPhone 16 Models Rumored to Feature Bigger Batteries

Wednesday February 7, 2024 6:47 am PST by
The iPhone 16 lineup is set to see notable battery capacity changes across the board, according to the X user known as "Majin Bu." In a new post, Majin Bu claims that the ‌iPhone 16‌ and iPhone 16 Pro Max will feature larger batteries than their predecessors, but the ‌iPhone 16‌ Plus is set to take a significant step back in terms of battery capacity. The X user also noted that the ‌iPhone...
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Leaker Claims New 11th-Generation Low-Cost iPad Will Launch Tomorrow

Monday October 16, 2023 2:27 pm PDT by
Apple will introduce a new low-cost 11th-generation iPad tomorrow, according to leaker Majin Bu. Majin Bu claims that the new ‌iPad‌ will have the same design as the 10th-generation model, and that accessories "will be perfectly compatible." Last week, the same leaker claimed that Apple would debut a third-generation Apple Pencil with interchangeable magnetic tips, and today's rumor comes...
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Apple Pencil 3 Could Feature Magnetic Tips for Different Drawing Styles, Sketchy Rumor Claims

Monday October 2, 2023 8:16 am PDT by
The third-generation Apple Pencil could be available with a range of interchangeable tips to emulate different drawing styles, according to a sketchy rumor shared by the X (formerly Twitter) user known as "Majin Bu." The next-generation ‌Apple Pencil‌ will apparently come with different tips for drawing, technical drawing, and painting that connect magnetically. Majin Bu did not share any...
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Counterfeiters Preparing for Launch of USB-C MagSafe Battery Pack

Sunday September 10, 2023 11:39 am PDT by
Images of fake MagSafe Battery Packs with a USB-C charging port instead of Lightning are being shared on social media sites, potentially hinting at preparations to mirror Apple's release of such an accessory. The current MagSafe Battery Pack is a widely counterfeited accessory, but most one-to-one replicas available to date feature a Lightning port. The latest series of images, shared across ...
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Apple's Leather-Alternative iPhone 15 Cases Said to Have Different Texture

Monday August 28, 2023 4:29 am PDT by
Rumors suggest Apple will not release leather cases for the iPhone 15 lineup, and today images were shared online claiming to show what an alternative leather-like case from Apple may look like, with leakers again suggesting they will use vegan materials instead of leather, but with a different feel and texture. Serial leakers @MajinBuOfficial and @DuanRui both shared case images on Twitter...

iPhone 15 USB-C Cables Again Said to Be Limited to USB 2.0 Transfer Speeds

Thursday August 24, 2023 2:05 am PDT by
All iPhone 15 models this year are expected to adopt USB-C ports for the first time, and while USB-C has several advantages over Lightning, another rumor today suggests that Apple's standard iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus models are unlikely to enjoy any increase in data transfer speeds following the transition. According to leaker Majin Bu, who has previously shared details about Apple's new...

iPhone 15's Braided USB-C Cable Could Be 50% Longer

Tuesday August 22, 2023 7:40 am PDT by
The iPhone 15 lineup could come with a braided USB-C charging cable that is 50% longer than the Lightning cable that comes with current iPhone models, according to new reports. The length of the cables seen in recent reporting led some to speculate that they would be too long for an ‌iPhone‌, but the latest information suggests that Apple plans to offer a substantially longer charging cable...
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iPhone 15 Could Come With Color-Matched Braided USB-C Cables [Updated]

Monday August 21, 2023 3:51 am PDT by
The iPhone 15 and ‌iPhone 15‌ Plus could come with color-matched braided USB-C to USB-C cables, according to a rumor coming out of Asia. Twitter user "Majin Bu" first shared the information over the weekend, but was unable to verify the source of the rumor circulating on Chinese social media. Now, Apple device prototype collector "Kosutami" has affirmed that they have seen design validation...
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iPhone 15 Pro Case Images Reveal Subtle Design Changes

Monday June 26, 2023 7:34 am PDT by
The iPhone 15 Pro models will feature slightly repositioned power and volume buttons, among other small design changes, according to newly shared images of pre-release accessories. The images, some of which were posted on Weibo, show that the ‌iPhone 15 Pro‌'s power and volume buttons will be positioned slightly lower than on the iPhone 14 Pro models. The iPhone 15 Pro's USB-C port,...
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iPhone 14 Cases Rumored to Launch in New Colors Soon

Sunday March 5, 2023 1:34 pm PST by
iPhone case and Apple Watch band color options are often refreshed on a seasonal basis, and it appears that trend will continue this spring. Twitter account Majin Bu today claimed that Apple plans to make its Leather Case available in two additional colors for the iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro, and iPhone 14 Pro Max, as part of an upcoming spring collection. The added colors would ...
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Last-Minute Leak Insists 10th-Generation iPad Will Feature Landscape FaceTime Camera

Tuesday October 18, 2022 5:18 am PDT by
A last-minute leak has insisted that the upcoming 10th-generation entry-level iPad will feature a landscape FaceTime camera. An image of a screen protector allegedly for the upcoming ‌iPad‌ was shared on Twitter by Majin Bu and shows a horizontal cutout hole on the front for the ‌FaceTime‌ camera. The repositioning of the camera was previously rumored by the Japanese blog Mac Otakara. A...
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Apple Could Be Planning to Redesign Messages App Next Year

Friday October 14, 2022 8:07 am PDT by
Apple is reportedly working on a new version of the Messages app that could be released alongside its mixed-reality headset next year. Twitter leaker known as "Majin Bu" today claimed that Apple is working on a completely new version of iMessage, featuring a new home view, chat rooms, video clips, and more. The app purportedly offers "new chat features in AR" and, as such, it "should" be...
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iPhone 14 Cases Allegedly Leak Ahead of Wednesday's 'Far Out' Event

Monday September 5, 2022 1:47 pm PDT by
New images shared on Twitter allegedly showcase upcoming cases from Apple for the iPhone 14 lineup expected to be announced this Wednesday. The images, shared by Majin Bu, include both leather and silicone case options for all the expected ‌iPhone 14‌ models. While the photos claim to show official cases from Apple, they're most likely fake cases that resemble accurate colors. Apple often...
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Fake iPhone 14 Cases Already Available in China

Thursday July 14, 2022 6:18 am PDT by
Counterfeit cases for the entire iPhone 14 lineup, seeking to imitate official Apple accessories, are already available in China. The cases, shared on Twitter by Majin Bu, are intended to look like official Apple silicone cases for all four of the expected ‌iPhone 14‌ models, including the 6.1-inch ‌iPhone 14‌ and ‌iPhone 14‌ Pro, and the 6.7-inch ‌iPhone 14‌ Max and ‌iPhone 14‌ Pro Max....
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Apple's Rumored 12-Inch MacBook Could Be Pro Model With M2 Pro and M2 Max

Friday June 10, 2022 6:27 am PDT by
Bloomberg's Mark Gurman on Thursday reported that Apple is considering launching an all-new 12-inch notebook at the end of 2023 or in early 2024. Gurman said it is unclear if the 12-inch model would be a low-end MacBook or a higher-end MacBook Pro. Twitter user "Majin Bu" has since claimed that the model will be a new 12-inch MacBook Pro that may be equipped with Apple's next-generation M2...
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14-Inch iPad Pro With Mini-LED Display Rumored to Launch in Early 2023

Thursday June 9, 2022 7:37 am PDT by
Apple is reportedly developing an iPad Pro with a 14.1-inch mini-LED display, according to Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC) analyst Ross Young. On Twitter, Young claimed that this larger ‌iPad Pro‌ model will feature a mini-LED display and ProMotion like the current 12.9-inch ‌iPad Pro‌: Confirmed the 14.1" iPad Pro is being developed with our supply chain sources. It will have ...