LCD iPhone to Be Delayed One Month, Likely to Run on A12 Chip

Apple’s 2018 iPhone lineup will also include a more affordable LCD version with a 6.1-inch screen, and according to top-rated analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, this is very likely to be the big star of the show this year.

In an investor note seen by AI, Kuo explained that the 6.1-inch iPhone would most likely account for up to 55 percent of all sales recorded by the new models, at least in the United States, despite a one-month delay.

In other words, this particular model will sell better than the more premium versions, and it will hit the shelves a month later, possibly because Apple wants to give some exclusive time on the market to its expensive iPhones.

Kuo also points out that contrary to recent reports, the LCD iPhone will use the same processor as the 2018 iPhone X and iPhone X Plus. Therefore, the device is expected to be equip... (read more)

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