Apple will start producing 5G iPhones in mid-September. The production of the 5G phones will start with at least one models, the lowest-priced version with a 6.1-inch OLED screen and two rear cameras.
This model accounts for around 40% of the production orders Apple has placed for 5G handsets. The most expensive model will be the 6.7-inch, triple-camera 5G iPhone, according to Nikkei report.
On other hand, Apple’s iPhone shipments grew 11.2% on the year during the April-to-June quarter, according to IDC data, making it the only smartphone maker that saw unit sales increase amid the global pandemic.
Also, some market watchers had expected the company to revamp the model each year to revive sales.
Noteworthy, the U.S. tech giant initially ordered components for around 100 million iPhones earlier this year, but lowered that target to around 80 million after the outbreak of the coronavirus, Nikkei reported earlier.
Later, Apple opened third store the new outlet, located at Marina Bay Sands, will be the first store in the world that sits on water, TODAY reported. The new Marina Bay Sands store appears to look like an odd spacecraft of some sort or perhaps some form of futuristic theater.
During the day, the store’s glass panels reflect the towering skyline of the Downtown Core and motion of the rippling water. At night, the sphere glows with a gentle warmth, evoking the design of traditional lanterns carried during Singapore’s Mid-Autumn Festival.
Noteworthy, Apple opened its first store in Singapore at the Knightsbridge building along Orchard Road in 2017. Its second store, located at Jewel Changi Airport, opened in July last year.
Apple announced during the annual developer conference ”WWDC 2020” about a prominent operating system (iOS 14) that will find great welcome from users, and is a feature of controlling who tracks you online.
This feature was already provided by Apple to iPhone users in the current version of iOS 13, as it enabled For users The ability to better control the applications that collect your data for the purpose of targeting you with ads, but to activate the feature, it takes a lot of steps to apply the settings in the iPhone.
But when the final version of the operating system (iOS 14) is launched during the fall of this year 2020, the ways to activate the feature will change dramatically, as the user will be able to know how each application in his phone tracks it, and the amount of data it collects.
The user will know when the apps try to track it across the different services that it uses; Because he will receive a direct notification on his phone screen saying ”There is an application that wants to obtain permission to track you through applications and websites owned by other companies, and your data will be used to provide ads tailored to you.
Last month, Apple became the first publicly traded US company to reach US$2 trillion in market value due to robust demand amid the Covid-19 pandemic.