If Apple’s 5G iPhone plans are still fluid, it’s in for quite a ride


by VentureBeat

VentureBeat— A new report claims that Apple's still tinkering with antenna options for its 5G iPhones, which if accurate could lead to last-minute cellular speed issues.

The National Interest—How Apple’s New iPhone 12 5G Phone Could Fail. Harry J. Kazianis Technology, 5G confusion could be an issue. Here is where in-store retail education will be key—or not. I have been, minus a one-year disaster into Android, an iPhone user since 2011. I can honestly say the device powers my work routine and personal life and is essentially attached to me at all times. Heck, I fall asleep listening to my favorite podcasts almost every single night. My current iPhone, an iPhone 8, has served me well for almost two years now—and I am really...

Business Insider—Apple is still reportedly planning to launch a new iPhone next month, even though the coronavirus has rattled its supply chain in China (AAPL). Apple is still planning to release a low-cost iPhone next month despite supply-chain setbacks caused by the coronavirus outbreak, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday. The company said on Monday that it did not expect to meet its revenue target for the March quarter because of slower demand in China and supply constraints. The budget-friendly iPhone is expected to resemble the iPhone 8 but have the same processor as the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro, according to previous reports. Visit Business...

www.gsmarena.com—Report: Apple will design its own 5G antennas for upcoming 5G iPhone. Although it isn't available everywhere, 5G is undoubtedly going to be one of the biggest selling points for major smartphone makers this year. Apple is one of those companies, with reports that the company will release more than one 5G-supported smartphone. According to a report by Fast Company, Apple may not opt to use Qualcomm's own QTM 525 mmWave antenna module and instead design its own 5G antenna. Cited by the source "with knowledge of Apple's plans", Apple will be using the Qualcomm X55...