Apple's Upcoming iPhone Design Refresh May Look Like an iPad Pro

With steel edges like the iPhone 5.

By
Tech
60,332 Hypes 25 Comments

According to reports, Apple‘s upcoming flagship smartphone will resemble the design of the current iPad Pro more than the latest iPhone 11 Pro. The device is expected to have flat steel edges and a flat screen similar to the iPhone 5. However, the bezels are expected to be much smaller with an updated camera similar to the current iPad.

Many Apple fans long for the previous iPhone designs, and since the latest iPad resembles the smartphone’s previous design, it would make sense for the company to harmonize both looks for each product. The upcoming iPhone 12 is expected to also utilize the iPad Pro’s newly implemented 3D LIDAR system for improved AR capabilities. As such, the upcoming Pro variants are expected to have three rear cameras while the others retain two.

Apple is also rumored to be developing lower-end HomePod speakers for later this year alongside Apple Tags key trackers, according to Bloomberg. Although Apple usually introduces new products in September, due to the global pandemic, dates may changes. Stay tuned for more official information.

In other tech news, here’s everything we know about the upcoming iPhone 9.

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Tony Hawk and Vans Announce Extensive Partnership
Footwear

Tony Hawk and Vans Announce Extensive Partnership

As an official global brand ambassador, Hawk will produce a brand-new professional vert competition.

Nintendo Is Once Again Being Sued Over the Switch's Detachable Joy-Con Controllers
Gaming

Nintendo Is Once Again Being Sued Over the Switch's Detachable Joy-Con Controllers

Following an initial lawsuit three years ago.

Medicom Toy Readies New Nike SB Dunk Low Collaboration
Footwear

Medicom Toy Readies New Nike SB Dunk Low Collaboration

Complete with full pony hair uppers.


Song for the Mute SS20 Draws From Tunisian Heritage
Fashion

Song for the Mute SS20 Draws From Tunisian Heritage

Familial relationships inspire Arabic lettering and photgraphic prints.

“Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation” Exhibition Launches Virtually
Arts

“Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation” Exhibition Launches Virtually

Preview rare works by Basquiat, RAMMELLZEE, Futura and more.

An Introduction Into American Watch Brands With Military Heritage
Fashion 

An Introduction Into American Watch Brands With Military Heritage

How brands like Timex, Bulova and more got their start.

More ▾
 
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Gain access to exclusive interviews with industry creatives, think pieces, trend forecasts, guides and more.

By subscribing, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Help us serve you better

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads, where we can share contents from the latest fashion, to those culturally relevant. In adding HYPEBEAST to your ad blocker's whitelist, ads on our sites will show while you continue to browse.

Help Support Us

We need ads to keep the lights on and to continue providing free news to our readers. We’d appreciate your support by whitelisting HYPEBEAST on your ad blocker. That way you can keep reading all the great stories for free.

If you have already whitelisted us, simply refresh this page. To find out how to whitelist us, click the button below.

Back

Add Us to Whitelist

We appreciate your support in allowing HYPEBEAST ads. Most ad blockers have similar whitelisting steps and settings. If you need assistance, please contact us.

Adblock Plus

  1. Click on the red ABP icon in the upper right corner of your browser.
  2. Click “Enabled on this site” to disable ad blocking for the current site. In Firefox click “disable on HYPEBEAST”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Adblock

  1. Click the AdBlock hand icon.
  2. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain”.
  3. A new “Don’t run AdBlock on…” dialog may be displayed in the middle of the screen.
  4. Move the “Site” slider to the right. After that, click “Exclude”.
  5. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

uBlock

  1. Click the uBlock icon.
  2. Click the large blue “power” button in the menu that appears to whitelist the current website.
  3. Reload the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.

Firefox Browser

Firefox Tracking Protection may activate our whitelist notice, which can be disabled temporarily for a browsing session by clicking the shield icon in the URL bar and following the instructions.

Disconnect

  1. Click the Disconnect icon.
  2. Click “Whitelist site”.
  3. Refresh the HYPEBEAST page that you were viewing.