Sep 12 2012, 8:30am CDT | by Luigi Lugmayr
Apple is announcing the new iPhone 5 and new iPods today at 10am PDT. Our real-time news engine pulls in the latest reports, tweets and Youtube videos during the event. Check this constantly updating report for the latest developments and commentary about the iPhone 5 event.
This page gives an updated snapshot of what is important about the Apple Event. The Apple event starts at 10am PDT, but updates are already coming in full with rumors, expectations and predictions.
The search engine on the Apple.com site has confirmed through leaked URLs that the new iPhone is called iPhone 5 and will have LTE. The leaked URLs also confirmed that a new iPod touch and iPod nano are coming and that Apple will released iTunes 11.
What to expect from the Apple Event:
The new iPhone 5 will be unveiled today at 10am PDT in the Yerba Buena Center in San Francisco. The iPhone 5 Event will be opened by Tim Cook with lots of stunning sales numbers and statistics. After Tim Cook the product guys take the stage and unveil the new iPhone. The iPhone 5 Pre-order is rumored to start Friday, September 14. The iPhone 5 sales are supposed to begin September 21. Rumored features of the new iPhone 5 include a larger screen, A6 CPU, iOS 6, small dock connector and 4G LTE. The overall design would not change dramatically. The backside material is not glass anymore as Apple introduces a unibody design. The rumors also say that the iPhone 5 is very thin. Besides the iPhone 5 Apple is also expected to unveil new iPod touch, iPod nano and iPod shuffle.
The new iPod nano is completely different from the previous model. The new iPod touch has the iPhone 5 screen and many improvements.
Apple has issued the iPhone 5 press-release. Read all the iPhone 5 Details now.
The new iSight camera in the iPhone 5 is adding tons of features to make better photos. New features include Sapphire Lens, Dynamic Low Light Mode, faster capture and more. Via The Verge.
Apple unveiled that the iPhone 5 battery life is better than on the iPhone 4S, but the iPhone 5 is 18% thinner and 20% lighter - Magic!
Phil Schiller just unveiled the iPhone 5 on stage in the Apple iPhone 5 Event. The iPhone 5 is 18% thinner than the iPhone 4S and 20% lighter.
The Apple.com search egine also confirmes iTunes 11. In a rumor report iTunes 11 is described as beeing leaner and faster.
Apple site search confirms LTE for the iPhone 5. Read the details in this iPhone 5 LTE story.
The guessing is over. The new iPhone will be indeed called iPhone 5. A press-release with iPhone 5 in the title appears in the Apple.com search engine results. More details.
Luigi Lugmayr (Google) is the founding chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
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