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New iPad Air, Macs, and iPhone SE With 5G Likely to Be Announced at Apple Event This Spring

Earlier this week, Bloomberg's Mark Gurman tweeted that Apple "will be holding a spring event" to announce a new iPhone SE and other hardware. In a recent edition of his newsletter, Gurman said the event is likely to occur in March or April. Gurman did not elaborate on what "other hardware" will be announced at Apple's purported spring event, but rumors suggest at least four products are likely to be unveiled, including a fifth-generation iPad Air with similar features as the new iPad mini, a...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Mac, China, Bloomberg, Intel, Air, Mark Gurman, iMac, iPad Air, Mac Mini, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Gurman, iPhone SE, Ross Young


Analyst: All iPhone 14 Models to Feature 120Hz Displays, 6GB of RAM, and More

Apple is rumored to announce four new iPhone 14 models in September, and ahead of time, analyst Jeff Pu has outlined his expectations for the devices. In a research note with Haitong International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Pu claimed that all iPhone 14 models will feature ProMotion displays, compared to only Pro models currently. ProMotion enables a variable refresh rate up to 120Hz for smoother appearing content when watching video, gaming, or scrolling. Pu previously said that iP...
Tags: Apple, Promotion, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Pu, Jeff Pu, MacRumors Pu, iPhone 14, Haitong International Securities, iPhone 14 Pro, TrendForce Pu


Recapping Rumors About Under-Screen Face ID and Touch ID on Future iPhones

Earlier this week, display industry consultant Ross Young claimed that iPhone 14 Pro models will feature both hole-punch and pill-shaped cutouts that replace the notch. If this design proves to be accurate, it rules out Face ID fully under the display this year. In light of this latest rumor, we have put together a recap of everything that we have heard so far about Face ID and Touch ID on future iPhones. Face ID Under the Display Young claimed that the infrared camera built into the iPho...
Tags: Apple, Bloomberg, Touch ID, Mark Gurman, Joanna Stern, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Face Id, Ross Young, 2023 iPhones, iPhone 14, Kuo Touch


iPhone 14 Pro Again Rumored to Feature Upgraded 48-Megapixel Camera

iPhone 14 Pro models will feature a 48-megapixel camera, according to Taiwanese research firm TrendForce. Specifically, this refers to the rear-facing Wide camera, which is currently 12 megapixels on iPhone 13 Pro models. The addition of a 48-megapixel Wide camera on iPhone 14 Pro models has already been mentioned by multiple sources, including analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who expects the upgraded camera to support 8K video recording. Simply increasing a smartphone camera's megapixel count while m...
Tags: Apple, Samsung, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, TrendForce, Megapixel Camera, iPhone 14, TrendForce Specifically


Kuo: Apple AR/VR headset will charge using same 96 W power adapter as MacBook Pro

Ming-Chi Kuo continues his stream of reporting on the supply chain for the upcoming Apple headset device, which is expected to feature a combination of augmented reality and virtual reality... #chikuo #mingchikuo #macbookpro #headsetdevice #poweradapte
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Kuo: Apple Headset Will Use Same 96W Power Adapter as 14-Inch MacBook Pro

Apple's will use the same 96W USB-C power adapter included with the higher-end 14-inch MacBook Pro, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. by Ian Zelbo In a research note today with TF International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Kuo said that Apple's headset using a 96W power adapter proves that it will have Mac-level computing power, as he . Kuo also reiterated that Apple's headset will be equipped with two processors, including one 5nm chip and one 4nm chip, each manufactured by TSM...
Tags: Apple, Mac, TSMC, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, AR/VR, TF International Securities, Ian Zelbo


Getting Ready for the Next iPhone SE

As we get further into the new year, Apple’s next virtual event may be right around the corner. According to some sources, that’s going to happen in either March or April 2022, and the highlight of the event will be a new iPhone SE. Will it be a truly new design, though, or just a refresh? Most think refresh. The Beginnings of the Budget-Friendly Apple Smartphone At the beginning of the , Apple introduced us to the current iPhone SE. The budget-conscious handset featured the same design as th...
Tags: Apple, News, Bloomberg, Cupertino, Mark Gurman, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, iPhone SE, MacOtakara


The iPhone 14 Is Unlikely to Be Portless, Here's Why

Ever since Apple removed the headphone jack on the iPhone 7 in 2016, rumors have swirled that Apple eventually aims to ditch the Lightning port next for a completely portless design. Indeed, analysts originally predicted that the highest-end ‌‌iPhone‌‌ 13 would offer a "completely wireless experience." Of course, that didn't happen, but a portless iPhone 14 in 2022 looks just as unlikely, for the following reasons. Apple's longtime goal has been to design an ‌‌iPhone‌‌ with no external ports ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Eu, Xiaomi, Lightning, Apple Store, Magsafe, Eric Ravenscraft, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Google Pixel, iPhone 14


Top Stories: iPhone 14 Pro Without Notch, AirPods Pro 2, and More for 2022

Happy New Year 2022! With calendars turning over to the new year, it's a great opportunity to look ahead at expectations for 2022 and there has been no shortage of rumors on that front already. This week saw rumors about the iPhone 14 Pro, AirPods Pro 2, the next iPhone SE, and more, while we wrapped up 2021 and kicked off 2022 with the first two episodes of our new podcast, The MacRumors Show, so read on below for all of the details! iPhone 14 Pro Rumored to Feature Pill-Shaped Camera Cuto...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Bloomberg, Top Stories, MacBook Air, Mark Gurman, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Gurman, MacRumors Newsletter Each, Ming Chi Kuo Like, Intel Says New Core, Max Chip Intel


2022 iPhone SE Will Have 5G But No Design Changes, Major Update Coming in 2024

The upcoming 2022 iPhone SE will gain 5G technology and an updated A-series chip, but it will not feature major design changes, leaker Dylandkt said today, echoing many of the previous ‌iPhone SE‌ rumors we've heard. Third-generation ‌iPhone SE‌ rumors have been confusing for the last couple of years because some of the information pointed toward a major redesign with an iPhone 11-style look with no Touch ID home button and reduced bezels, but rumors were apparently describing two separate de...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, iPhone SE, Ross Young, Dylandkt, Dylandkt Apple


Apple Event in Spring 2022? Three New Products We Could See

Apple's first major product announcements of the year often occur in March or April, so there's a reasonable chance that trend will continue in 2022. Ahead, we recap some of Apple's past spring announcements and look ahead to some of the first new Apple products that we might see this year. Past Spring Announcements Last year, Apple held an event on April 20 to unveil its AirTag item tracker, new iPad Pro and 24-inch iMac models powered by the M1 chip, the second-generation Apple TV 4K, ...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Mac, Intel, Chicago, MacBook Air, iMac, Apple Event, Mac Mini, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, TrendForce, iPhone SE, HomePod, Ross Young, AirPods Apple


Kuo: Apple's Headset Coming End of 2022, Will Feature 'Pancake' Lenses

Apple's widely-rumored AR/VR headset is coming at the end of 2022, with shipments to ramp up in the first quarter of 2023, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a research note with TF International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Kuo said Apple's headset will feature two "3P pancake lenses," which have a folded design that allows light to reflect back and forth between the display and lenses. This design can allow Apple to release a more compact and lightweight headset. The Information ...
Tags: Apple, Ming-chi Kuo, Kuo, AR/VR, Ming Chi Kuo In, Ross Young, TF International Securities


Kuo: Apple's AR/VR Headset to Feature 'Pancake Lenses' Allowing for Lighter and More Compact Design

Apple's widely-rumored AR/VR headset is coming at the end of 2022, with shipments to ramp up in the first quarter of 2023, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a research note with TF International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Kuo said Apple's headset will feature two "3P pancake lenses," which have a folded design that allows light to reflect back and forth between the display and lenses. This design can allow Apple to release a more compact and lightweight headset. The Information ...
Tags: Apple, Ming-chi Kuo, Kuo, AR/VR, Ming Chi Kuo In, Ross Young, TF International Securities


iPhone 15 Pro Expected to Feature Periscope Lens With Up to 10x Optical Zoom

At least one iPhone 15 model launched in 2023 will feature a periscope camera system, allowing for increased optical zoom, according to analyst Jeff Pu. With a periscope system, light entering the telephoto lens on the back of the iPhone would be reflected by an angled mirror towards the camera's image sensor. The change in direction in which the light travels would allow for Apple to fit a longer telephoto setup inside the iPhone, enabling users to zoom in further without any blurriness. Ru...
Tags: Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Jeff Pu, Periscope Lens, 2023 iPhones, Jeff Pu Periscope Lens


Kuo: AirPods Pro 2 to Feature Lossless Support and Sound-Emitting Charging Case (mac rumors)

Apple's second-generation AirPods Pro will feature support for Lossless audio and a charging case that can emit a sound for location tracking purposes, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a note to investors, seen by MacRumors, Kuo explained that the second-generation ‌AirPods Pro‌ will feature new selling points, including support for Apple Lossless (ALAC) audio and a charging case that can emit a sound to highlight its location. It seems likely that this sound-emitting charging ca...
Tags: Apple, News, AAC, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Apple Lossless ALAC, MacRumors Kuo, Ming Chi KuoBuyer, Hartley Charlton


Kuo: AirPods Pro 2 to Feature Lossless Support and Sound-Emitting Charging Case

Apple's second-generation AirPods Pro will feature support for Lossless audio and a charging case that can emit a sound for location tracking purposes, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a note to investors, seen by MacRumors, Kuo explained that the second-generation ‌AirPods Pro‌ will feature new selling points that will lead to strong demand, including support for Apple Lossless (ALAC) audio and a charging case that users can trigger a sound from to highlight its location. It seem...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Ming Chi Kuo, AAC, Kuo, Apple Lossless ALAC, MacRumors Kuo, AirPods Pro, Ming Chi Kuo Buyer


Kuo: AirPods Pro 2 to offer Lossless support, new form factor, more

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is back in 2022 with his first report about the AirPods Pro 2, rumored to launch later this year. #kuoairpodspro2 #airpodspro2 #mingchikuo
Tags: Apple, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, AirPods Pro


The Top 6 Apple Rumors From All of 2021

2021 was a whirlwind of a year when it came to Apple rumors. Many of the rumors this year turned out to be accurate, like the MacBook Pro getting a notch, but some failed to materialize, like the flat-edged Apple Watch Series 7. With the year now drawing to a close, we thought it would be fun to look back at six of the biggest Apple rumors of 2021. 1. MacBook Pro With a Notch Out of all of the rumors that circulated throughout the year, the last-minute rumor suggesting the redesigned 14...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Siri, Bloomberg, Rumors, Apple Watch, Mark Gurman, Cupertino CA, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Prosser, MacBook Pros, Apple Park


Mind Games: how China’s confidence soared between two Olympics

The international context and mood music are very different 14 years after the Beijing Summer GamesSpectacular fireworks lit up the summer sky and the air filled with the smell of sulphur as trails of smoke descended on the crowds in Tiananmen Square. The throng cheered enthusiastically. “Go Beijing, go China, go Olympics,” they chanted. The collective pride was palpable.It was shortly after the opening ceremony of the Beijing Summer Olympics, which began at 8.08pm local time on 8 August 2008; t...
Tags: China, Sport, World news, Beijing, Asia Pacific, Winter Olympics, Olympic Games, Mind Games, Tiananmen Square, Kuo, Kaiser Kuo, Olympics 2008, Winter Olympics 2022


iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max Hole-Punch Displays to Be Supplied By LG and Samsung

Next year's iPhone 14 Pro and ‌iPhone 14‌ Pro Max will feature hole-punched LPTO OLED display panels supplied by Samsung and LG, according to Korean site The Elec. Rumors that the 2022 iPhone models won't have a notch started in March of this year, when Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said they will instead adopt a hole-punch design, a design that Android devices have used for a few years now. The hole-punch is a center-placed cutout for the front-facing camera that allows for a larger display are...
Tags: Apple, Samsung, Lg, Lg Display, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Pro Max, The Elec, iPhone 14, LPTO, Elec Samsung Apple


Apple might finally up the ante with 48MP cameras on iPhones next year

iPhones have stuck with their trusty 12-megapixel camera for the past few years. The iPhone 14 Pro will finally make the leap to 48-megapixel sensors in 2022.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Trends, Iphone Camera, Kuo, Phone Camera, iPhone 14 Pro


iPhone 14 Pro To Feature 48-Megapixel Camera, Periscope Lens Coming 2023

Apple plans to add a 48-megapixel camera lens to the iPhone next year, followed by a periscope lens in 2023, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. MacRumors reports: In a research note today with TF International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Kuo said these iPhone camera upgrades over the next two years will help to boost Taiwanese manufacturer Largan Precision's market share, revenue, and profit. Kuo did not provide any further details, but he has previously claimed that the 48-megapixel came...
Tags: Apple, Samsung, Tech, Kuo, Largan Precision, TF International Securities, Megapixel Camera Periscope Lens, Ming Chi Kuo MacRumors


Kuo: iPhone 14 Pro to Feature 48-Megapixel Camera, Periscope Lens Coming 2023

Apple plans to add a 48-megapixel camera lens to the iPhone next year, followed by a periscope lens in 2023, according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a research note today with TF International Securities, obtained by MacRumors, Kuo said these iPhone camera upgrades over the next two years will help to boost Taiwanese manufacturer Largan Precision's market share, revenue, and profit. Kuo did not provide any further details, but he has previously claimed that the 48-megapixel camera will be limi...
Tags: Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Ming-chi Kuo, Kuo, Largan Precision, Ming Chi Kuo In, TF International Securities, Ming Chi Kuo TF International Securities, 2023 iPhones, iPhone 14, Megapixel Camera Periscope Lens


Apple's AR/VR Headset Could Be Less Than a Year Away

Users could be able to get their hands on Apple's long-rumored augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) headset within a year, as rumors begin to zone in on a timeframe for the device's release date. Concept render of Apple's rumored AR headset based on Apple's headset device, which is expected to offer both AR and VR functionality with applications for , could be in customers hands sooner rather than later, according to recent reports. While an exact date is unknown, the rough t...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ios, Ipad, Mac, Rumors, Morgan Stanley, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo


How the iPhone 14 Pro's Upgraded 48-Megapixel Camera is Expected to Work

It has once again been rumored that next year's iPhone 14 Pro models will feature an upgraded 48-megapixel primary camera (the "Wide" lens), compared to a 12-megapixel Wide lens on iPhone 13 Pro models, but it is not as simple as it might sound. In a research note earlier this year, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said iPhone 14 Pro models may support both 48-megapixel and 12-megapixel output, which would likely be achieved with a process known as pixel binning. Already in use on some Android smartphone...
Tags: Samsung, Cnet, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Stephen Shankland, Megapixel Camera, iPhone 14


No Foldable iPhone Expected Until 2023 at the Earliest, But 2024 More Likely

Apple is not expected to introduce a foldable iPhone until 2023 at the earliest, with 2024 being the more likely target date, according to display analyst Ross Young. Rumors about a foldable ‌iPhone‌ have died down in recent months, but there continues to be evidence that Apple is at least working on prototypes of foldable devices. In September 2020, it was suggested that Samsung had provided foldable display samples to Apple for testing purposes, and there have also been rumors that Apple is...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Samsung, Bloomberg, MacRumors YouTube, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, Foldable iPhone, Ross Young Rumors, LG Display Back


New iPhone SE Inches Closer to Launch as Suppliers Begin Preparing for Shipments

Multiple component suppliers in Apple's supply chain are gearing up for shipments of a third-generation iPhone SE, slated for launch in the first half of 2022, according to industry sources cited by Taiwanese publication DigiTimes. The full report has yet to be released, but a paywalled preview reads as follows:VCM suppliers see no cutback in orders for new iPhones: VCM (voice coil motor) and other component suppliers have still seen no cutback in orders for the new iPhones, and are gearing u...
Tags: Apple, Digitimes.com, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, TrendForce, iPhone SE


Kuo: Apple’s mixed reality headset to have advanced hand gesture detection

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is back with more details about Apple's AR/VR headset, which is expected to have advanced hand gesture detection. #chikuo
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Apple AR Glasses to Offer an Advanced Hand Gesture User Interface and Object Detection

Apple's long rumored AR headset is predicted to include multiple highly sensitive 3D sensing modules in order to offer an innovative hand gesture and object detecting user interface, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a new research note obtained by MacRumors. We predict that the structured light of the AR/MR headset can detect not only the position change of the user or other people’s hand and object in front of the user's eyes but also the dynamic detail change of the hand (just lik...
Tags: Apple, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, AR/VR, Apple Ar Glasses


Kuo: Apple AR Headset to Feature Advanced Hand Gesture Controls and Object Detection

Apple's long rumored AR headset is predicted to include multiple highly sensitive 3D sensing modules in order to offer an innovative hand gesture and object detecting user interface, according to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a new research note obtained by MacRumors. Antonio De Rosa We predict that the structured light of the AR/MR headset can detect not only the position change of the user or other people’s hand and object in front of the user's eyes but also the dynamic detail change of t...
Tags: Apple, Featured, Ming Chi Kuo, Kuo, AR/VR, MacRumors Antonio De Rosa