News reports circulating on the Internet claim that Apple is preparing to launch the iPhone 5 soon.
The news about the latest version of iPhone are still being classified as â€˜rumorsâ€™, because there is no official confirmation from Apple. However, the company is known for refreshing its products yearly and to stick to a calendar for introducing the new versions.
According to our online findings, the iPhone 5 will be similar to its predecessor in shape, but will have larger display and metal or aluminum back, while the iPhone 4 comes with a glass-back.
In addition, the iPhone 5 is expected to come with a faster CPU and a redesigned antenna. The iPhone 4â€™s antenna caused much trouble for the company after its launch last summer.
Forbes magazine on Friday claimed that Apple would indeed include the innovative wireless technology, called Near Field Communication (NFC), in its potentialiPhone 5, to allow people to use the smartphone for paying for goods at retail stores.
A tipster in China recently contacted 9 to 5 Mac to share an alleged an iPhone 5 prototype, which was reportedly been spotted at Foxconn and is almost ready for mass-production.