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Video calls included on list of features for the next iPhone?

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Video calls included on list of features for the next iPhone?
A leaked image of a document called "Key Features" would seem to indicate that video calls will be an upcoming function of the next interation of the almighty iPhone. The document, which was posted on the iPhone/iPad gaming blog No Dpad, has since been removed but not before a picture was taken of  it. Originally seen on the web site belonging to the U.K. subsidiary of carrier O2, the document shows a pricing schedule for calls in the U.K. to certain numbers. It also shows pricing for U.K. video calls which is revealed to be the same as voice calls. Of course, this could mean that the feature will be available in some European locations, many of which are already used to front facing cameras and video calls. Or, perhaps the next version of the iPhone will allow for Jetsons style video communications in the States as well.

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source: Nodpad via UnwiredView

Video calls included on list of features for the next iPhone?




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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:45

1. BlackberryUser (Posts: 609; Member since: 26 Jun 2009)


Seems to me video calls would need a front facing camera, which would be a hardware issue. Am I wrong? I guess they could sell a detatchable camera or something?

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 09:14

2. Mateo8326 (Posts: 472; Member since: 15 Jul 2009)


Nobody video Calls .......lol

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 14:36

7. jenna_23 (Posts: 145; Member since: 02 Apr 2010)


maybe nobody video calls cause we dnt have video calling in america ... maybe if we did have it maybe a lot of people would use it .. u never know

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 10:11

3. electro.livin (Posts: 17; Member since: 15 Feb 2010)


lol@ video calls. That idea has just never taken off

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 10:41

4. VZW (Posts: 24; Member since: 02 Nov 2009)


It says UK, so maybe AT&T has blocked this too like they have tethering?

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 12:59

5. testman22 (Posts: 337; Member since: 03 Nov 2009)


knowing apple, the next iphone will probably be exactly the same as the 3GS, but just include multtitasking. And all the apple fanboys will talk about how its a revolution when in actuality, other phones have been multitasking for years

posted on 07 Apr 2010, 09:27

9. VZWsucks (Posts: 19; Member since: 09 Sep 2009)


dont know what your talking about?? I have been multi tasking on the iphones sice it came out? its called jailbreak

posted on 08 Apr 2010, 01:09

11. Trobes05 (Posts: 106; Member since: 01 Aug 2009)


We are talking about it coming out of the box and working. Most people do not know how to jailbreak a phone and most do not want to go through the hassle of having to do it when most other phones out now already come with what the iPhone can do jailbroken.

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 14:20

6. jrcrow79 (Posts: 477; Member since: 02 May 2008)


testman22: Multitasking will be available during summer 2010 for iphones OS 4.0 release...I wouldn't mind doing skype video calls outside the USA as I currently do on my desktop now...no ONLY YOU will think its a new technology kid!

posted on 07 Apr 2010, 09:28

10. VZWsucks (Posts: 19; Member since: 09 Sep 2009)


jb your iphone and use skpe w/o wifi

posted on 06 Apr 2010, 19:28

8. droidman (Posts: 106; Member since: 17 Mar 2010)


They better if they want to up the competition right now the evo is miles ahead even if they do their still behind In technology they may never catch-up

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