White Apple iPhone 4 now delayed until next Spring
According to Apple, the white iPhone 4 has been delayed for the third time and is now expected to ship in Spring of 2011. The Cupertino based firm has never given an explanation for the hold up other than saying that the white unit is "more challenging to manufacture than we originally expected." During the summer, we told you that because of the white color, light from inside the unit was seeping out the sides and through the back cover of the phone.
Apple spokeswoman Trudy Muller said, "We're sorry to disappoint customers waiting for the white iPhone again." The Apple iPhone 4 was launched last June and the white model was instantly delayed until July. Then, a second delay took the launch to the end of the year before the latest setback. Hopefully for Apple, and for those just dying to get their hands on this unit, the third time will be the charm.