In terms of an official announcement from Apple, the iPhone 15 series is a few months away. However, there are rumors that the Cupertino, California-based company is planning to introduce the next flagship series of smartphones. According to a research note by analyst Jeff Pu of Hong Kong-based investment firm Haitong International Securities, next-generation iPhone 15 Pro models, which could include the iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max, may have brand new features that weren’t used before. had not been seen before.
According to report According to MacRumors, citing tech analyst Jeff Pu, Apple’s next-generation iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max, which are expected to succeed the iPhone 14 series, could have a titanium frame, solid-state buttons with tactile feedback, and increased RAM. . Jeff Pu reportedly wrote his predictions for the iPhone 15 Pro models in a research note for Hong Kong-based investment firm Haitong International Securities.
In terms of display, the vanilla iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro could have 6.1-inch screens, while the iPhone 15 Plus and iPhone 15 Pro Max could have 6.7-inch screens, added Jeff Pu. The analyst also revealed that the Pro models in the iPhone 15 lineup will feature a titanium-framed body, a solid-state volume switch, and haptic feedback power buttons driven by two additional touch motors.
In addition, the research note also reportedly suggests that iPhone 15 models with the Pro moniker could have 8GB of RAM. Recall that the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max models were released with 6 GB of RAM.
In terms of processors, Jeff Pu suggests that the iPhone 15 Pro models will be equipped with the A17 Bionic chip, manufactured using TSMC’s 3nm process. Meanwhile, the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus could be equipped with the A16 Bionic chip and 6GB of RAM, according to a research note.
He also revealed that all iPhone 15 models are equipped with a USB Type-C port and a Qualcomm Snapdragon X70 modem for 5G and LTE connectivity. An earlier tip also suggested USB Type-C ports on iPhone 15 models.
An earlier report citing component supplier Apple also suggested that alleged iPhone 15 Pro models could have solid buttons.
Meanwhile, a design leak has revealed that the iPhone 15 will feature a titanium chassis with a rounded back and curved rear edges.
The iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max are speculated to feature USB Type-C to improve data transfer speeds.
Apple’s supposed next-generation flagship smartphone series is expected to feature a cutting-edge image sensor developed at Sony’s Nagasaki plant. The image sensor has twice the level of saturation signal in each pixel compared to conventional sensors.
However, it is important to note that Apple has not made any official confirmation regarding the iPhone 15 series. The Cupertino, California-based company traditionally announced its flagship iPhone series for the year in September, and the same can be expected in 2023 for the alleged iPhone 15 series.
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