The Cupertino-based tech juggernaut Apple might release a foldable iPad soon, according to a new report. With the arrival of Microsoft Surface Duo and the launch of several other foldable smartphones in the market, it seems like the future would involve radically designed devices. If the latest report is accurate, fans might soon get their hands on a foldable iPad.
Apple's Foldable iPad
The latest information concerning one of the potential future plans of Apple was shared by an industry insider. On his Twitter account, reliable tipster Komiya shared interesting details about the rumored foldable iPad. According to the tipster, the foldable iPad or iPhone would not be available this year but a couple of years from now.
Komiya also shared some details about the specs and features of the rumored foldable iPad. According to him, the upcoming device would support phone calls and would probably house A16X or A17 Bionic chip. The tipster described the device as composed of a couple of displays that are seamlessly connected to each other.
The panel is a micro led display that comes with a Touch ID and under-screen front camera. The industry insider also noted that the rumored foldable iPad would be best experienced with a VR headset or with the Apple Glass. Some tech enthusiasts noted that the specs and features of the rumored foldable iPad are too good to be true.
-“one more thing” in 2023
-support phone call
-A16X (maybe A17) (3nm)
-Made up with two panels and seamlessly connected to each other
-under screen Front camera and Touch ID
-Best experience with Apple Glass or VR headset — Komiya (@komiya_kj) August 11, 2020
Earlier, several rumors surfaced online claiming that Apple is working on a foldable iPhone. Are those related to the latest information from the industry insider? Interestingly, several industry analysts claimed that the foldable iPhone might arrive next year. However, considering the current global health crisis and its effect on the supply chains of various tech companies, release dates are usually fluid.
iPhone 12 Models
In other Apple news, the company is anticipated to release four models of this year's flagship iPhone 12. Interestingly, a recent report from Wedbush Securities analysts predicted that the Cupertino company would also release another 4G-only iPhone 12 model in the early part of 2021. The said device would be a lot cheaper than its siblings, according to analysts.
There are no other details about this rumored 4G-only iPhone 12. Earlier, Apple confirmed that the arrival of the iPhone 12 series might be delayed by a few weeks. Rumors have it that Apple might release the iPhone 12 series in two stages. It is worth mentioning that while these details about upcoming Apple products are interesting, these are not official. As always, take these details with a pinch of salt.