Mockups on video show us what the next big thing is...for Apple

Mockups on video show us what the next big thing is...for Apple
The latest Apple iPhone 6 leak involves a video showing a couple of mockups, that allegedly show off the next iteration of Apple's iconic smartphone. We see two models, one in Space Gray and one in Gold. And once again, we see all of the design cues that previous leaks have shown us. The rounded corners, the thin body, the power button moved to the opposite side, the larger screen, and the back that reminds you of the HTC One (M8). Yes, it is all here, even the protruding rear camera lens that we spotted on an earlier leak.

And we would be amiss if we didn't point out that these dummy mockups were apparently obtained from Sonny Dickson. He's the Australian youth who made Tim Cook and crew shake their fists at the mere mention of his name last year, when he obtained all of those Apple iPhone 5c casings and leaked them weeks ahead of the unveiling.

While we still remind you to take these leaks with a grain of salt, and use your cynical eye when viewing them, there does come a point when the old saw "where there is smoke there is fire," needs to apply. We might not be there yet, but we are getting close.



source: 9to5Mac via SlashGear

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  • Display 4.7" 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A8, Dual-core, 1400 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 1810 mAh(14h 3G talk time)

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38 Comments

1. 0xFFFF

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5. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

^ Blank comments are cool.

11. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

blank comment, good to see that

27. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

I thought PA fixed it when I tried couple of times but unable to post blank comment and now it's open again. :)

15. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Cool, I never realized that one could leave a blank comment...great comment, btw...

18. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Chuck norris?! lol.

20. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

blank comment ? teach me master..

30. Ashoaib

Posts: 3243; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Next big thing?? This news is misleading, title should be " Mockup video show us what the next Small thing is"

2. chistoefur

Posts: 103; Member since: Nov 05, 2012

Not too sure how I feel about the design yet, though I definitely appreciate the larger screen. But since it runs iOS, I still wont get it :l

19. Peeyushmalik96

Posts: 75; Member since: Jun 08, 2013

same here though I like the iOS but my main problem is its restrictions. I am used to customizations on my android none of which can happen on iOS(without jailbreak).

28. Doakie

Posts: 2456; Member since: May 06, 2009

Well I can't help but be disgusted with how Apple has pretty much just stolen everything from the HTCs M7 and M8. 4.7" screen of the M7, design of the M8, Beats from the M7..... C'mon Apple I know your visionary Steve Jobs is dead but at least try to be original...... It's so pathetic.

3. gigaraga

Posts: 1454; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

I'm still wondering how Apple is going to make the 'back' button more accessible on its with a large screen device because the back button is almost always on the top left, which is impossible one handed. Good luck with that.

7. NoFanboy

Posts: 300; Member since: Nov 18, 2013

On ios 7 you could go back in safari just by swiping the page backwards. Wouldn't be surprised if they implement that in the whole UI

12. nctx77

Posts: 2540; Member since: Sep 03, 2013

Not only that, but the back button in safari are at the bottom. I'm not sure what gigaraga is talking about. Maybe they are talking about certain apps.

21. Sauce unregistered

Not just Safari, but system wide

23. Utopian

Posts: 32; Member since: Feb 07, 2014

Same thought here. It may annoy us after, say, a couple of weeks of usage.

4. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Lol that camera lens on the gold one is disgusting.

6. NoFanboy

Posts: 300; Member since: Nov 18, 2013

That ring around the home button should light up

8. quakan

Posts: 1418; Member since: Mar 02, 2011

Hope it doesn't.

10. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Notification light, maybe?

9. fzacek

Posts: 2486; Member since: Jan 26, 2014

Hmm, it's not really the iconic iPhone design anymore...

31. zuckerboy

Posts: 898; Member since: Dec 22, 2011

yes there is no WOW factor about it bcuz it looks like ipod touch and previous iphone. I liked the design of iphone 4 cuz it was unique. this concept looks good btw. except that lines at back side..

32. Cicero

Posts: 1101; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

They borrow something from x, something from y and something from own backyard and at the end voilĂ  the iphone 6.

13. blingblingthing

Posts: 757; Member since: Oct 23, 2012

Bezels gone wild. Why haven't they left the iPhone 4 design modeling?

14. E34V8

Posts: 109; Member since: Dec 16, 2011

Good and stylish design from Apple, as usual, but 138mm for a 4.7" screen phone... that's not a good screen to bezel ratio. An old Optimus G E975 is 132mm with 4.7"screen. Anyway, the bigger screen is a long, long overdue change for Apple .

16. networkdood

Posts: 6330; Member since: Mar 31, 2010

Cool, this is only like what? The 13th article about what the iPhone 6 may look like? ALmost as bad as the gazillion articles on the different cases for the SGS5 (except, at least, you can buy those).

22. Sauce unregistered

Go somewhere else if you don't like it. No one is forcing you to visit this site except yourself. (On a side note to all the users reading this: This is what the mentality of a dope looks like)

17. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

Not so iconic eh PA?

24. Mrmark

Posts: 352; Member since: Jan 26, 2013

Failed!

25. promise7

Posts: 894; Member since: Jul 03, 2013

3D printed schematics that were made available to the public last week... I still think this design that is leaking everywhere is the next iPod Touch, and that the iPhone 6 design will look similar to the 5/5s but larger, slightly thinner, and hopefully minimal side bezels.

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