The third generation of “smart” watches Apple Watch will support the cellular network. This was reported by Susquehanna Financial Group analyst Rolland, who met with Asian suppliers to Apple. He was able to learn new details about the devices under development have the “Apple” of the company.
One of the most common rumors is not the first year is the possibility of Apple Watch, with support for LTE. Several sources told Rolland that the third-generation model will receive the support of SIM card and can work in high speed networks. To reduce power consumption, Apple is planning to use chip CAT M1 LTE connection and implement VoIP technology. This would be the “perfect time work” on a single charge.
Rolland believes that Apple will push the new version of the Apple Watch, with an emphasis on the compatibility of the product with AirPods wireless headphones. And it is thanks to this Duo, the owners of “smart” hours will be able to use them for voice calls.
The network has long been rumors about Apple’s plans add to my watch support of cellular networks. But cupertinos still not decided on this step because of the high energy consumption of this function and, as a consequence of the catastrophic decline in battery life hours. And in the middle of last year insiders have reported that Apple is testing energy-efficient LTE chips to support cellular communication. Although the cupertinos have so far not been able to “make friends” with Apple Watch, the technology could potentially be ready for use in 2017.
In addition, Rolland became known some details about the upcoming Apple’s smartphone. It is reported that all three flagship iPhone this year will receive support wireless inductive charging and release the charging station will be Pegatron and Foxconn.
Despite some discrepancies with the previous leaks, this information confirms recent forecasts of KGI Securities. Rolland also said that Apple faced some technical problems due to the elimination of the Home button in the iPhone.
In addition, Apple’s suppliers are now working on a hybrid solution for charging, which is a combination of the Lightning and USB C. it is Expected that it will not be presented until next year.