We're probably just two months away from announcing Apple's 2019 iPhone range, including iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max. Apple expects to launch three new iPhone models this year, including the successor to the iPhone XS and iPhone iPhone XS Max and an updated iPhone XR.
Continue reading as we summarize all the rumors about the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Max.
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Update 23.07.19 : 9to5Mac has released a new report that includes more details about the upcoming iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Max and iPhone 11R.
As for the new With the iPhone 11 camera technology, there will be a new feature called "Smart Frame". This feature captures the area around the framed area in images and videos, giving the user the ability to customize the framing or to automatically perform auto-cropping and cropping corrections. The additional area is kept for a short time and automatically deleted for privacy reasons.
The forward looking iPhone 11 camera will also be updated this year to support 120 frames per second slow motion video recording.
The 2019 iPhone models will also include a new Taptic engine codenamed leap haptics. Details are unclear here, but it's probably an evolved version of Haptic Touch, as Apple is expected to discontinue support for 3D Touch. Read our full report on the 2019 iPhone product line here.
9to5Mac also released a full video walkthrough on iPhone 11 dummy devices. Watch the video here.
iPhone 11 Design
It is expected that the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Max are almost identical in design to the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max. Earlier this month, 9to5Mac has developed hands-free iPhone 11 cases that provide a unique insight into some of the smaller changes to this year's iPhones.
The iPhone 11 is expected to be 143.9 x 71.4 x 7.8 mm in size. It's a bit bigger and thicker than the 143.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm iPhone XS. The iPhone 11 Max will supposedly measure 157.6 x 77.5 x 8.1 mm compared to the 157.5 x 77.4 x 7.7 mm iPhone XS Max.
We'll talk more about that later, but on the iPhone The Series 11 is expected to feature a redesigned rear camera pad. While the iPhone XS camera touch is vertically aligned and has two lenses, the iPhone 11 is expected to have three lenses in a new square shape. Although the bulge is wider than previous-generation iPhones, it is expected to be slightly thinner.
In order to minimize the bump on the camera, the iPhone 11 is said to have a "new and unique" backside design, with the back panel made of one piece of glass. The camera with three lenses should be under the glass, which should help to make it less noticeable. Other reports indicate that the iPhone 11 on the back has a "frosted glass" design.
Another minor change is that the mute button, page button, and volume buttons are expected to shift slightly. This is probably due to space constraints caused by the new camera technology. It is also rumored that the mute switch has a slightly different shape and is oriented more up and down than right to left.
The displays at this year's iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 It is expected that Max will remain unchanged compared to the iPhone XS series. Both will be equipped with OLED panels, with the iPhone measuring 11.8 inches and the iPhone 11 Max measuring 6.5 inches. Some rumors suggest that the size of this year's iPhones has changed. However, this is likely to be the case next year.
One display feature that could change this year is 3D Touch. Supply chain analysts have claimed that Apple will remove the 3D pressure-sensitive touch feature this year, and the first beta release of iOS 13 is certainly laying the foundation for this change. In iOS 13, features such as peek and pop and quick action on the home screen were extended to non-3D touch devices, and Apple standardized the long-press gesture for all context actions.
Whether all iPhones 3D Touch drop this or not The year remains to be seen, but the foundation for such a move from Apple is certainly there.
iPhone 11 camera
In camera technology it will be interesting for this year's iPhone. Numerous reports indicate that the iPhone 11 on the back has a new camera with three lenses, which could offer a number of improvements over the current design with two lenses.
Bloomberg reported this The third camera on the back features an ultra-wide-angle lens that allows users to take pictures with a much wider field of view. With a third camera, Apple could also increase the optical zoom of the iPhone. Currently, the iPhone XS offers a 2x optical zoom, which could possibly increase this year. Apple may also use Computer Vision technology to mix data from each of the three cameras to capture more detailed photos at a standard zoom level.
Apple is said to be raising the quality of the front-facing camera from 7MP to 12MP. and switch from a 4-element lens to a 5-element lens. This should provide improvements in terms of photo quality, lighting and more.
In terms of design, the iPhone 11 is reported to use a new coating to make the new ultra-wide lens on the back and the front-facing camera "unobtrusive". Reliable Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo was the first to report this change, and the new coating could make the above-mentioned square camera look more aesthetic.
Apple will further enhance its in-house mobile chip technology this year. It is expected that the iPhone 11 will have the A13 processor that Apple made earlier this year with its partner TSMC.
The A13 is based on a 7nm process and is expected to provide significant performance improvement over the A12X processor:
Apple's single-core CPU performance gains have been remarkably stable in recent years. If the trend continues, a Geekbench 4 single-core CPU score of around 5,200 is expected. That breaks down any Android phone and even most slim and lightweight laptops.
Experts predict that the A13 processor will focus on improving on-board AI performance as opposed to pure graphics performance. If Apple increases the amount of integrated AI processing, it makes sense because the alternative would be cloud-based processing.
While the iPhone currently supports dual audio output via AirPlay 2, a report from Macotakara last month claimed that the iPhone 11 allows users to send music to two Bluetooth devices simultaneously. This could be achieved with Dual Bluetooth Audio, which is part of the Bluetooth 5 specification.
Many Android flagships already support dual Bluetooth audio, but not the iPhone, although Bluetooth 5 chips have been in every iPhone since 2017. It should be noted that Dual Bluetooth Audio is not suitable for simultaneous playback in multiple rooms due to synchronization issues.
iPhone currently supports the simultaneous connection of multiple devices, but they must be different types of devices. For example, you can connect to your Apple Watch and headphones at the same time via Bluetooth, but not with two headphones or a headset and a Bluetooth speaker.
Note: iOS 13 provides additional support for pairing two AirPods with an iPhone for listening together. However, it is possible that the iPhone 11 extends this to all Bluetooth devices.
When it comes to network technology, iPhone 11 should not offer 5G support. While some Android makers are swiftly adding 5G modems to their flagship ships, there's every indication that Apple will skip the upgrade this year. Apple is reported to launch a 5G iPhone in 2020 at the earliest. Qualcomm is expected to make 5G iPhone modems.
Battery and charging
The iPhone 11 is to support the so-called bilateral wireless charging. That way, you can use the back of your iPhone as a charging mat. For example, you can place your AirPods 2 on the back of your iPhone 11 to quickly add extra battery power to your AirPods. It can also be used to charge a friend's iPhone or other Qi devices.
Android flagship smartphones already support this functionality. For example, the Samsung Galaxy S10 includes a feature called Power Share.
To use this bilateral wireless charging feature, the iPhone 11 must have a larger battery. Ming-Chi Kuo predicted earlier this year that the iPhone's 5.8-inch battery would grow by 20 to 25 percent and the 6.5-inch battery by 10 to 15 percent. This means that users can use the bilateral wireless charging without unduly compromising battery life.
Last but not least, we heard conflicting reports about whether this year's iPhone is finally being developed or not from the 5W USB-A charging block, which has been in the iPhone box for many years. Recently, a April report suggested that Apple will integrate an 18W charging block with a USB-C to Lightning cable with the iPhone 11. Whether this is the case remains to be seen. estimated change.
Designation and publication
According to the precedent, Apple is expected to introduce the iPhone 11 and the iPhone 11 Max at the beginning to the middle of September, shortly followed by a release. While we have referred to the devices as the iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max, it is possible that Apple remains styling the Roman numerals and identifies the devices as iPhone XI and iPhone XI Max.
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