With friends like these who needs enemies? Having struggled to keep a lid on iPhone 6 leaks Apple has now had details of its new iPhone leaked on one of the biggest retailers on the planet – Amazon.
In a post since removed but spotted by loadthegame, a seller on Amazon Japan’s marketplace published a product page for the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 revealing a host of details:
What remains unknown is the chipset. Apple will dub it the ‘A8′ as it follows the A7 in the iPhone 5S, but the number of cores, their clock speed and the amount of RAM will all come under close scrutiny.
Finally, Apple has launched the 8GB version of its iPhone 5C in India for Rs 37,500, a move aimed at capturing a larger share of the burgeoning smartphone market in India. The new device will be available in the market over the next few days.
The iPhone 5C, along with Apple’s flagship iPhone 5S, was launched globally last October. The 8GB variant of the device was launched in the UK and France under partnerships with telecom operators O2 and SFR.
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Google’s Android software for mobile devices was running on 75 percent of smartphones shipped in the third quarter, as the search company extended its lead over Apple, according to research firm IDC.
Apple’s iOS system, used in iPhones, was second with a market share of 15 percent. Apple’s new iPhone didn’t come out until late in the quarter, while Samsung Electronics Co. and other Android makers had major releases earlier.
A year ago, Android had just 58 percent to the iPhone’s 14 percent. Gains came largely at the expense of BlackBerry and Symbian phones, according to Thursday’s report from IDC.