It has change into abundantly clear that 2019 is the year to put off your iPhone upgrade. Apple’s iPhone 11 is the ugliest model in years, and the corporate’s 2020 plans look far more exciting. However, now the groundwork for the 2020 leap has been found, and its most radical change lies within the iPhone 11.
This surprising information comes through massively in style YouTuber Filip Koroy (aka Everything Apple Pro) who has revealed the primary photos of the iPhone 11’s new logic board, and it types the cornerstone of headline adjustments which shall be seen in iPhones for years to return.
At face worth, the alteration appears minor: Apple is transferring from the L-formed logic board inside each the iPhone X and iPhone XS, to a more compact, stacked rectangular design. And what the brand new design permits Apple to do is match a lot bigger batteries than the iPhone XS (Koroy states 15-20% bigger) which can drive the leap from 4G to 5G in addition to offering the additional capability to compensate for reverse wireless charging gadgets like AirPods.
As Koroy states, “Apple is taking batteries very critically this year,” and this is sensible. The iPhone 11 will miss out on 5G (amongst many other things) however Apple will give it reverse wi-fi charging, and this enables the corporate to check the hardware forward of the significant 2020 redesign.
Koroy has had some misses, however, on this occasion, he has attained several impartial sources, and he revealed a transcription from a 3rd who vouches for them as “100% correct”. The timing additionally is smart since earlier iPhone logic board leaks have appeared between July and August as Apple begins to ramp up manufacturing and parts start manufacturing facility flooring.
Whereas it seems to be set to deliver improved battery life, the actual advantages will solely be reaped in 2020 when Apple catches as much as rivals with 5G. Furthermore, don’t anticipate an iPhone 11 to carry its worth when you ultimately promote it in a 5G world. That’s why the smart money waits.