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The latest iPhone may have a 4" screen, but it's basically the same old tried and true design

When it comes to next generation iPhone devices, it appears that Apple just can't plug the leaks of information to the public. In the case of the iPhone 4, a prototype was lost in a bar and subsequently wound up in the hands of Gizmodo. With the iPhone 4S -- and now with the "New iPhone" -- the leaks came from suppliers.
 
The latest leak on the "New iPhone" front comes from iLab Factory which has pictures of a fully assembled device (sans internal electronics). The repositioned speaker jack is clearly evident along with the smaller, 19-pin dock connector. The assembled device also confirms that Apple is going with a two-tone design theme for the "New iPhone", with the volume button, power button, and upper/lower halves of the back plate matching the color of the front plate of the device.
 
This latest leak also confirms that Apple must really love the overall design aesthetic that was initiated with the iPhone 4. We're guessing that Jony Ive must subscribe to the Porsche method of revamping products by making changes so subtle that you have to squint very hard to notice the new design details from generation to generation (a la Porsche 911).
 
But enough rambling, here are the shots of the assembled "New iPhone":
 
 


Apple's "New iPhone" [Image Source: iLab Factory]
 
To see more images including internal connectors, click here.

Sources: 9to5 Mac, iLab Factory



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RE: Reserving judgement...
By retrospooty on 7/30/2012 8:49:18 AM , Rating: 2
You know, it's funny. On this particular subject, I actually agree with you. I read the whole thing just to confirm if I was seeing something that wasnt there, because in the other threads we are at odds... But I do see it here too (Even when I agree with your points).

You come off like a childish ass. You treat people as if anyone that disagrees with you is stupid, and you dont listen to, or give any creedence to countering viewpoints. You really need to look up the term "self awareness" and have yourself a closer look. Not everyone that disagrees with you is stupid. You need to just open the door of possibilies and at least entertain the possibility that you might just be wrong about things.


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