Lately, photos which might be believed to be molds of the iPhone 14 have appeared on the Chinese language social community Weibo. As anticipated, most certainly these are the molds utilized by accent producers to make circumstances for the brand new iPhone.
The leaked picture exhibits that Apple has “killed” the mini model as beforehand rumored. The reason being attributed to the small display screen model not attracting the eye of customers and never reaching the corporate’s anticipated gross sales.
Particularly, the 4 variations will most likely be iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Professional (each with 6.1-inch display screen), iPhone 14 Max and iPhone 14 Professional Max (with 6.7-inch display screen). The 5.4-inch iPhone mini seems set to “disappear” from Apple’s catalog.
That is one thing that was foretold. Even many individuals suppose that Apple ought to kill the iPhone mini sooner, as a substitute of ready till 2022. From the time of launch, this product line has at all times accounted for the bottom proportion of gross sales in comparison with display screen fashions. huge.
Within the Vietnamese market, iPhone 12 or 13 mini every time they’re on sale, solely accounts for 2-5% of whole gross sales. Even many sellers have strongly eliminated this mannequin from the gross sales checklist as a result of gross sales are too low.
The addition of the brand new iPhone 14 Max will permit Apple to extend the worth of iPhones this 12 months. The absence of the mini model implies that the brand new iPhone will now not begin at $699, however at $799 just like the iPhone 14 – the identical worth as the present iPhone 13.
A brand new report says Apple will cease releasing the iPhone iPhone 11 after the corporate introduced the iPhone 14 sequence in September of this 12 months. This info might not come as a shock, as Apple discontinued the iPhone 12 Professional and iPhone XR after releasing the iPhone 13 final 12 months.
As well as, the corporate has stopped releasing iPhone 11 Professional, iPhone 11 Professional Max, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in 2020, and is now contemplating phasing out the remaining iPhone 11 mannequin.