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iPhone 6s Rumored to Include 2GB of Faster RAM and 'Force Touch' Technology

Thursday January 15, 2015 6:58 am PST by
Apple may boost the amount of internal RAM and use faster LPDDR4 RAM technology in its next-generation iPhone 6s, claims TechNews Taiwan (via G Gor Games). These RAM modules offer low power consumption and a significant performance increase over the 1GB of LPDDR3 RAM used in the current-generation iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. According to supply chain sources, the LPDDR4 RAM modules for the iPhone...

Rumored 12.9-Inch 'iPad Pro' May Include More Powerful A8X Processor

Thursday September 25, 2014 7:37 am PDT by
Apple's 12.9-inch iPad Pro tablet is rumored to be landing as soon as early 2015, with the latest report from Taiwan's TechNews (via G For Games) suggesting the tablet will feature an improved A8X processor. Similar to Apple's previous A5X and A6X processors, the A8X would presumably be an graphics-enhanced version of Apple's current A8 processor that debuted in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus....

Sketchy Rumor Claims Sapphire-Covered Capacitive Home Button for iPhone 5S

Tuesday May 14, 2013 7:34 am PDT by
Cult of Mac points to a report [Google translation] from Taiwanese site TechNews claiming that Apple will be including a sapphire-covered capacitive home button on the iPhone 5S in order to accommodate the fingerprint sensor rumored to be coming as a differentiating feature for the device.Apple is expected to do away with the traditional physical home button, which has long been one of the most...