New iPhone 6 Specs: A8 Chip, Ultra Retina Display, 27% thinner, New Sensors

Friends, here are the new facts regarding iPhone 6 specs. Remember, it’s just another iPhone 6 rumor, not everything mentioned here will be accurate. But as you may already know that SenseiPhone only provide but you near-accurate iPhone 6 rumors and we’ll tell you how plausible each rumour is. Read on for the latest iPhone 6 rumours and reports below.

New iPhone 6 Specs: A8 Chip, Ultra Retina Display, 27% thinner, New Sensors
iPhone 6 Specs may have A8 Chip, Ultra Retina Display, 27% thinner, New Sensors

Sony Dickson, through his twitter account, spread some words about upcoming iPhone specifications.

There are 3 points explained about the specification of iPhone 6.

  1. – iPhone 6 will be 0.22 inches thick. If the iPhone 6 thickness will be 0.22 inches (5.59 mm), it means that iPhone 6 WILL be almost 26% thinner compared to iPhone 5S.

    Rumored iPhone 6: 0.22 inches (5.59 mm)
    Current iPhone5S :0.30 inches (7.6 mm)

  2. – Ultra-Retina screen will be 389 ppi #JustSaying

    Rumored iPhone 6 display: Ultra-Retina display will be 389 pixels/inch.
    Current iPhone5S display: iPhone 5S Retina Display is 326 pixels/inch.

  3. – The new Apple A8 processor will run at 2.6 GHz. #JustSaying

    Rumored iPhone 6 : Will have A8 Chip 2.6GHz.
    Current iPhone5S : Already have A7 Chip 1.3GHz.

The Next iPhone 6 Specs

Sun Changxu (Electronics analyst) on Weibo said:

A top friend on MEMS from Sensor Department said to me, iPhone 6 ??may add pressure sensor and a temperature and humidity sensor. It seems to be the added plus to go.

She’s referring to to atmospheric pressure not referring to blood pressure as rumored to be implemented in Apple’s iWatch.

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Why Apple Choose Sapphire Screen for iPhone 6?

We’ve talked much about Sapphire Glass for iPhone 6 in the past, you may asked: Why does Apple Choose Sapphire Screen for iPhone 6?

Why Apple Choose Sapphire Display for iPhone 6?

Well, here is a short explanation from various sources:

To be clear, when we’re talking about displays made out of sapphire, we’re referring to a manmade, synthetic version, not the actual gemstone. So what’s all the fuss about? A future iPhone with a display made out of the material could render it scratch-resistant and nearly unbreakable.
via @CNN

The reason why sapphire screens are so important to Apple and their innovation is because they need sapphire to protect all of their ‘cool stuff’ under the hood of their devices. via @Forbes

This video shows how Sapphire Crystal Screen Protector holds up to a concrete brick.

We believed that iPhone 6 sapphire screen is coming for real, if the Apple iPhone 6 features Sapphire Display then you will no need to buy additional expensive screen protector, no worries at all. What do you think?

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CONFIRMED: iPhone 6 Sapphire Screen is REAL

Why Sapphire-glass display? Considering that Sapphire crystal would reinforce the iPhone 6’s show high quality.

GT-Advanced announced its Q4 2013 revenues results yesterday and according on GT Advanced Technologies press release, we can confirm that the iPhone 6 with sapphire screen glass is real.

“Our arrangement to supply sapphire materials to Apple is progressing well and we started to build out the facility in Arizona and staff the operation during the quarter,” said Gutierrez. “We are pleased to have Apple as a sapphire customer and to be in a position to leverage our proprietary know-how to enable the supply of this versatile material. While our primary focus during the balance of the year is to continue to execute on our commitments in Arizona, our aim is to position GT not only as an exceptional sapphire supplier to Apple but also as an unparalleled world-class supplier of sapphire material and equipment to a variety of customers.

CONFIRMED: iPhone 6 Sapphire Screen is REAL

No more details given about the precise count of the sapphire screens bought by Apple. Analysts believe that Apple’s current investment will certainly still not be enough for the needed units of the future generation apple iphone 6.

Apple has extended a collaboration with GT Advanced Modern technology in November 2013 for $578 million. Apple has actually likewise been readying a manufacturing in Mesa, Arizona. Formerly, it was reported that the business will certainly generate around ONE HUNDRED to 200 million screen devices.

The Company’s aim is to position the Company not only as an exceptional sapphire supplier to Apple but also as an unparalleled world-class supplier of sapphire material and equipment for a variety of applications; the diversification and investment seeds the Company has planted over the last several years in the LED, power electronics and advanced solar and industrial markets are expected to begin to bear fruit over the next 18 months.

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Apple Will Make The iPhone 6 Display The ‘Killer App’

Image Source: highsnobiety
Image Source: highsnobiety

We all are talking about the next-gen Apple iPhone with respect to screen size and Sapphire glass, but there is definitely more into it. It is rumored that the next iPhone will be having a superior quality of display which will help to match up the competition of Samsung which provides AMOLED display.

As per the news reported by Forbes

The iPhone 6 display will be a significant improvement over any other LCD smartphone.  It will use the same Quantum Dot technology as the Kindle Fire HDX 7, but with an Apple twist. It will deliver a much wider color gamut than the Fire. Amazon compromised on color gamut in favor of color reproduction accuracy.

There are several reasons for believing that Apple will use Quantum Dot (QD) technology and that the iPhone 6 will be a major coup for Nanosys, a company that holds over 300 patents in QD and counts Samsung as one of its major investors.

Source: Forbes