Apple testing new iPhone

SUPANTHA MUKHERJEE
Last updated 12:27 03/01/2013

Relevant offers

Gadgets

The iPhone may soon be able to map your face for 3-D selfies Disney makes a room that wirelessly charges any device Modern v vintage audio equipment Why Apple TV has repeatedly failed to take off Personal robot designed to touch your emotions Hoverbike inspired by Star Wars Six simple ways to break away from your phone How Google Chromebooks conquered schools It's a bird...It's a plane...It's an edible aid drone What a new screen on the next iPhone could actually mean for you

Apple has started testing a new iPhone and the next version of its iOS software, news website The Next Web reports.

Application developers have found in their app usage logs references to a new iPhone identifier, iPhone 6.1, running iOS 7 operating system, the website reported.

Apple's iPhone 5 bears the identifiers iPhone 5.1 and iPhone 5.2, and is powered by iOS 6 operating system.

Developer logs show that the app requests originate from an internet address on Apple's Cupertino campus, suggesting that Apple engineers are testing compatibility for some of the popular apps, the website said.

"Although OS and device data can be faked, the unique IP footprint leading back to Apple's Cupertino campus leads us to believe this is not one of those attempts," the website said.

Apple launched iPhone 5 in September and it has been reported that the new iPhone will be released in the middle of 2013.

Ad Feedback

- Sydney Morning Herald

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content