The latest sketchy report out of the Far East claims Apple is working on two jumbo-sized iPhone models this year, and even goes as far as to claim that executives at the company may not refer to a larger, more premium 5.6-inch model with the existing “iPhone” brand.
The alleged details were published this week by Taiwan’s Economic Daily News, and highlighted by Macotakara. Some of the rumors align with previous claims, specifically that Apple is looking to use a sapphire glass cover for its next-generation “iPhone 6,” though the latest report claims that those changes may be exclusively for the new 5.6-inch model.
The latest claims out of Taipei suggest that Apple’s new 4.7-inch iPhone model will continue to sport Corning Gorilla Glass, like previous handsets from the company. But a new 5.6-inch device will have a sapphire glass screen, and will not be named an “iPhone,” the report suggested.
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