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Next iPhone will feature a 19-pin connector, Reuters confirms

23 July, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Next iPhone will feature a 19-pin connector, Reuters confirms - read the full textWe're hearing new reports about a smaller dock connector debuting on the iPhone 5 - this time courtesy of insider sources close to Reuters. While we've heard before that the next iPhone will feature a smaller dock connector this is the first time we get a sneak peek at the actual size. According to...

 

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A new Apple connector? wow! Very interesting... -_-
The only good news would have been micro usb.

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  • 2012-07-23 16:48
  • 0PJm

> In reply to androidfan @ 2012-07-23 16:18 from 4rqj - click to readwell, i think blackberry is losing market because, the people who just wanted to be "in" for using a blackberry are gone, because there are newer phones with much more to play with(yes "play with", i own a couple of android and apple gadgets and the best part of them are the apps to play with)

and those left are those who actually need the BBM service for their businesses, office works, and other corporate stuff, ooor, just like the serious solid look of a blackberry, well, for a regular guy like me, i never found the need to be in touch non-stop with my email(i mean, i do have a phone for people to text and call me), i'm a kid inside, and love playing with stuff

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  • 2012-07-23 16:44
  • theB

tut tut you greedy apple designers, making a decades worth of i-accessories redundant. i really dont see any worthwhile upgrades mentioned, pfffft.....you can do better apple

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  • 2012-07-23 16:44
  • mJrt

> In reply to [deleted post]they did change the connector design to make all people buy a new accessories . . . at least a connector.

and they probably will brag about the NEW HDMI out :P

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  • 2012-07-23 16:44
  • 0sSj

Nobody is twisting your arm to buy an Apple phone or any other phone. Just choose which one suits you best and gives the best connections, calls, camera, internet and so on. Oh, you already have. Congratulations! Hope you enjoy using it and stop complaining about the other guy's phone.

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  • 2012-07-23 16:41
  • mqDL

who cares about overflowing landfills, We need to discard all iPhone accessories. That way we make more $ during the next few financial reporting periods.

Seriously, standardization of device interfaces is in all consumers interest. insert favorite rant against US business decision making.

The Next iPhone looks to be a nice evolution of the product. Should of gone with a longer screen ... 4.1" is launching a product generation behind.

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  • 2012-07-23 16:41
  • 4$qd

what a inovation! !!!
lol >_<

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  • 2012-07-23 16:40
  • U}}x

> In reply to Abs @ 2012-07-23 16:32 from v0qJ - click to readYeah for sure

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  • 2012-07-23 16:36
  • piHc

> In reply to Wulican @ 2012-07-23 16:33 from piHc - click to readyou're right on the money

pun intended

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  • 2012-07-23 16:34
  • K1w$

Lol, they`re gonna make an adapter for the old accessoires and sell it for 25 dollars. 24 dollars per adapter(i don`t think they pay those chinese companies any more than 1$), 30 million iphone sales so apple makes 720 million dollars just by changing the connector.

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  • 2012-07-23 16:33
  • piHc

guys fr gsminsider...

Better this one than iphone....

Lumia 1001 the biggest bright spot is that equipped Nokia PUREVIEW technology, officially will 41MP camera into the Lumia series, in addition, the detailed configuration of the model are as follows:
Run native Windows Phone 8 System
A 1.6 Hz dual-core CPU
4.3 inches the Amoled material display, 1280 × 768 resolution Gorilla glass, and equipped with the Nokia Clearblack technology
41 million pixels, rear camera, front camera 1.3 million pixels
2200mAh battery
With a number of technical addition of HDMI, DLNA, USB OTG, USB Mass Storage, NFC
Machine specifications 125X68X9 (12) mm
The whole weight of 160g
With 16,32 GB in two versions, and can support up to 64GB SD card expansion
Think of a few big moves of Nokia recently approaching 2012 Developers Conference, will release a the Lumia series of Windows Phone 8 mobile phone is still worth the wait, such a good concept machine design will cause Nokia pay attention to it.

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  • 2012-07-23 16:32
  • v0qJ

apple to busy sue other manufacture.... and wallah....!!! crap design in the making...

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  • 2012-07-23 16:31
  • ibpX

you have to go and buy some new adapters if you want the iphone 5 :P

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  • 2012-07-23 16:27
  • vutH
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badluck apple! Hi hi hi!

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  • 2012-07-23 16:27
  • t7Xh

let's get one thing straight : I'm an android fan/user and I have an iPod Touch.

now , IMHO I think Apple only wants to make their devices smaller by putting this new smaller connector and their new Nano-SIM design , or maybe they want to provide extra space for a bigger battery ( we all know all smart devices need it ) and a bigger display while making it thinner , surely they will provide an adapter for older accessories , then again ,Apple fans didn't mind the previous restrictions , so why mind them now ????

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  • 2012-07-23 16:26
  • 6v@{

they had better bring out an adaptor for all the docking stations and car kits people have!!

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  • 2012-07-23 16:25
  • 3AxW

im starting to feel the same (pissed off) i have had my 3gs for 3 years in a contract waiting for this new phone because i wasnt keen on the design of the 4s but oh well onwards and upwards!!

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  • 2012-07-23 16:20
  • nIPk

Its just normal for Apple to move on! The 30 pin connector is old! " oh no technology is moving to CD but i had casette players in all my audio equip." come on people!! Let's move forward

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  • 2012-07-23 16:19
  • jE2R

why don't you guys change the design of iphone ?
seriously there is not much difference between the look of first generation of iphone and iphone 5 !
You know why RIM( blackberry makers ) is losing the market ? BECAUSE THEIR DESIGN GOT OLD !!

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  • 2012-07-23 16:18
  • 4rqj

"People are talking about Galaxy SIII sales. Quick, leak some useless information to the press."

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  • 2012-07-23 16:15
  • xVDS

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