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Apple said to launch a pair of large-screen iPhones this year

23 January, 2014 | Read the news | Post your comment
Apple said to launch a pair of large-screen iPhones this year - read the full textAccording to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Apple will launch two large-screen iPhone devices this year. The rumor falls right in line with a claim by Bloomberg from November last year, suggesting that Apple is working on an iPhone duo with 4.7 and 5.7 displays. WSJ reports that the...


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> In reply to to this fellow @ 2014-01-25 23:58 from nbfh - click to readis more like ifans "omg huge screens your fingers even wont reach everything.. and now they all like, "finally iphone with big screen"

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  • 2014-01-28 19:56
  • Pk%s

> In reply to to this fellow @ 2014-01-25 23:58 from nbfh - click to readIt usually isnt the job and the money. It is the fact that people dont WANT to pay that much for a brand only.

But good news they finally decided to pick up a bigger screen.

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  • 2014-01-28 11:16
  • MFMJ

now there is one less cons of iphone over android. lol. i use samsung since forever but this news are actually very exciting. as long as they keep the ppi counts. iphone4s-5s always have a great screen, but the size doesn't do it justice.

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  • 2014-01-26 14:37
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> In reply to worried Samsung @ 2014-01-24 08:57 from K7eu - click to readAll Sammy fanboys are yelling "what happen to the 3.5inches is the perfect screen size?"
Get a life.
This new iphone wont be cheap, help yourselves and find a job.


Sorry but wait few decades and print your self a new brain !!! People who dont buy iphone think with there brain and dont waist there full month work for one phone or leash it for few years. If apple would make a phone that have better specs then my lumia 520 and with same price tag i would think about buying it. But as this will never happen then i really dont care much. As the price for iphone in here outside of the AMERICA. Iphone 5S 32GB 799 euro and iphone 5s 64GB 899 euro. I bet when iphone 6 comes out with the 4.7" screen then the 32GB version would cost at least 899 euro or even 999 euro. So please convince me to buy it. If i use phone for making calls and sending text messages and sometimes use gps. Why should i buy a phone that is only pretty for that amount of money ?
What can iphone do better for me then my lumia 520 for my needs ? Iphone is only pretty thing and thats it and btw you need to cover it up with plastic or rubber that makes it bigger and is not so pretty anymore and just for the reasone that the phone itself would stay pretty.

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  • 2014-01-25 23:58
  • nbfh

going for the large screens will take the uniqueness away from iphone...
4'3 screen would be better than enough..
others who want a large screen go for the ipad...!!!

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  • 2014-01-25 09:17
  • 258p

> In reply to Aparadectos @ 2014-01-24 06:43 from gIV5 - click to readI liked the part of desktop-like prices , I think that buying a high-end ultra thin Vaio laptop will be much cheaper than buying a 4.7" iPhone :D

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  • 2014-01-24 21:58
  • fkfW

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-24 08:05 from Yct{ - click to readnot exactly true , most people I know who have an iPhone bought it because they don't like the big sizes of the androids flagships like S4 , Z1 , G2 , etc.
Another thing that on the Phablet range most people buy the Note as it really uses its size for things like the stylus and writing notes , that most Phablets don't offer and if Apple did the same , Samsung will be pleased to meet them again in a court

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  • 2014-01-24 21:55
  • fkfW

> In reply to worried Samsung @ 2014-01-24 08:57 from K7eu - click to readwhat's the meaning of what you just said ???
Samsung Top Flagships are not cheap but they offer a great range of functionality that matches their price , see that's the problem with Apple , you don't get as much as you paid , if you like iPhone that's fine , but please don't compare it to the masters of the smartphone game
by the way , just because Apple made a lawsuit against Samsung , doesn't mean that Samsung is the only company competing with Apple , there is other Androids Nokia Lumia's Windows Phones , once you leave iPhone you will find out about them
I also want to mention that ,
iPod nano is the best mp3/mp4 player in the world
iPad was the best tablet till the Note 10.1 2014 came out

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  • 2014-01-24 21:48
  • fkfW

> In reply to belverdeer @ 2014-01-24 13:19 from 2GxJ - click to readI had checked today my friends iPhone 4s which run on ios7. Its also lag occasionally. Its minor but it's there and I didn't fill any smoothness than my Note 1. So please don't lie. ..

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  • 2014-01-24 19:39
  • rAeq

I wonder if other OEMs will sue apple for the screen size :P

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  • 2014-01-24 19:19
  • EXJi

Apple fans may seem like hypocrites when it comes to screen size but I think it is because they never had anything bigger and didn't know what they were missing when they tried it. Every time a bigger screen came out for Android, I would think it was perfect and that anything bigger was too much. I was wrong

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  • 2014-01-24 18:16
  • kxIs

Iphone 5S cost reaches sky.. (expensive) I wonder Iphone 6 might Reach mars in terms of cost.

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  • 2014-01-24 18:13
  • XNtq

> In reply to booger @ 2014-01-24 11:08 from wv{1 - click to readxperia are pants, its all about samsung my friend

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  • 2014-01-24 18:04
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  • 2014-01-24 17:58
  • 33h@

> In reply to rowley @ 2014-01-24 15:48 from MVg6 - click to readGo on kiddo go n watch barney. Whatever you say there's no one in for iphone's support. Whats the use of useless products for the use of fame and fashion fantasy? whats the us eof simplicity when theres zero productivity? No benefit for over expensive small fones with itunes stuck forever like we are begging to itunes for us. even if apple continue like this for the next 100 years it will be same like now.

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  • 2014-01-24 17:49
  • 3CeM

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2014-01-24 03:57 from PGXj - click to readif they really made a 4.7 or 4.8 screen they have to change width as it would look ridiculously long if they kept the width unchanged

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  • 2014-01-24 17:21
  • fkfW

> In reply to Chupacabra @ 2014-01-24 02:54 from c}h% - click to readiUsers will love everything Apple do , even if they use the galaxy S4 design removed Samsung logo and put Apple's , they will say Samsung copied Apple as Apple has made this design secretly before the galaxy S3. And I am not talking about everyone who has an iPhone , I am talking about people who buy new iPhone every year as if it is the only phone in the world

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  • 2014-01-24 17:17
  • fkfW

pfft..eons ago.. ifans show contempt on large screen size and trolls around saying "what's the sense of having a big screen for a phone?" or "phablets are crazy" and such. they have a bible saying that the size of the iphone is the only standard size for a smartphone. Now they need to rewrite their bible... delete some previous comments and blogs like they never said it and make it look like it was not a big deal. then after that.. they'll be raving about how innovative and smart their gods in cupertino on deciding to increase the size of the iphone's screen.
some would be to afraid to comment since they might have just recently posted a comment about screen size before they got to read this news and would hide until the topic is already cold and is safe to troll around again.

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  • 2014-01-24 16:55
  • EXJi

> In reply to Jason Melling @ 2014-01-24 00:59 from t@NS - click to readFashion item, you say? Buy a Lumia 520. It's far cheaper, and better, and rarer, and easily distinguishable from other non-Nokia phones out there.

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  • 2014-01-24 16:54
  • ajTx

> In reply to belverdeer @ 2014-01-24 13:19 from 2GxJ - click to readYou cannot direct any criticism to this year's flagships. I have an LG G2 and it's perfect in any way imaginable. Well, yes, I'd like more battery backup, but it's better than any iFeaturePhone will ever be. It's got multi-window multitasking, a file manager, non-separated notification and toggle areas, a better battery, screen, CPU, camera, recharge time, all for considerably less than that hugely overpriced featurephone.

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  • 2014-01-24 16:50
  • ajTx

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