In iOS 14, fragments of which appeared in a publication 9to5mac have discovered evidence of the existence of the new Apple gadget – until now it was not known even at the level of rumors. We are talking about the second smartphone in the conditional “budget” lineup of iPhone 9 – iPhone 9 Plus.
a device with a 5.5-inch screen traditional (16:9) proportions will replace the iPhone 8 Plus, while the compact (4.7 inches) iPhone 9 will replace the iPhone 8, which was released in 2017. the Smartphone will be made in the traditional form-factor fixed (the effect of clicking is emulated by a vibration motor) Home button which has fingerprint sensor TouchID.
the devices, says the publication with reference to the code not yet released OSes, will be equipped with the most powerful available today in the Apple processor, A13 Bionic. Same installed in the flagship iPhone 11 Pro. In addition, smartphones will be available to scan NFC tags with apps running in the background – this can do only iPhone XR, XS and a model 2019-th year.
Previously it was assumed that “iPhone 9” will be released in the spring of 2020 year, possibly called the iPhone SE2. However, due to issues with Asian manufacturing partners of Apple because of the epidemic of the coronavirus to launch new products may be delayed.
Also, the publication writes that in iOS 14 discovered references to four new iPad models Pro – J417, J418, and J420 J421. Most likely, we are talking about devices of two different sizes, equipped with either Wi-Fi only or, in addition thereto, the module cell Swazi.