In late June, sources Bloomberg announced the launch of the first production models of the iPhone 6s to feature Force Touch, which determines the force pushing the display. According to DigiTimes, manufacturers Foxconn and Pegatron have begun to obtain the necessary components for Assembly of the gadget.
New models iPhone design will be similar to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, which came out in 2014. They get the displays are the same sizes: 4.7 and 5.5 inches. The production of new smartphones will be increased in July.
Because smartphones will receive the same design problems with their release should not be, said one of the unnamed sources. However, he noted, because of touch screens with feature Force Touch the body of the smartphone will be slightly thicker. So far, it is expected that Apple will introduce a new device in September 2015.
Feature Force Touch can track the force pushing on a touch screen, which in turn allows you to add new gestures in iOS 9. This function is used in a “smart” watch Apple Watch, as well as in the MacBook touchpads.
It is expected that in the fourth quarter of this year, sales of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus will reach 50 million units. According to experts, the total shipments of iPhone for 2015 will be 230-240 million vs. 192 million a year earlier. If you believe the rumors, at the moment Apple is working on a new 4-inch iPhone 6c in a metal case, but the official announcement of the gadget will not be before the first quarter of 2016.