The report comes from Digitimes (paywalled). It mentions that Apple will end the second part of Engineering Validation and Testing (EVT) by the tip of June. This means, the corporate can begin manufacturing of the iPhone 12 in July. Also, whereas earlier stories have advised that the larger 6.7-inch iPhone can be additional delayed, this report claims that each one iPhone fashions are going into mass manufacturing in July.
That stated, there’s nonetheless no agency report concerning the precise launch date, or any delays in availability for the iPhone 12 lineup.
Apple is reportedly going to launch 4 fashions of the iPhone 12. These are all going to have 5G modems. However, stories counsel that the extra inexpensive iPhones won’t have mmWave assist. On the opposite hand, the high-end Pro fashions are anticipated to have each sub-6GHz and mmWave 5G assist. This specific distinction in 5G assist may trigger points. As reported earlier, some rumours counsel that Apple is making modifications to the antenna design for the mmWave 5G modem, which may lead to delays. If that occurs, the Cupertino big may launch the inexpensive iPhones on time, and make the Pro variants accessible at a later date.
It goes with out saying that these stories are all primarily based on info obtained from sources, and ought to be taken with a pinch of salt. We are maintaining our ears to the bottom about developments with the iPhone 12 launch, so test again for extra updates.