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The leaf on the Apple symbol is tinted
green at the Apple flagship store on 5th Ave in New York April 22, 2014.
Employees and signage have been themed green to mark Earth Day.
Apple Inc will unveil the next incarnation of its popular iPhone series in
August, one month earlier than industry watchers were generally expecting,
Taiwanese media reported on Friday citing unidentified supply-chain sources.
A 4.7-inch screen version of the iPhone 6 will reach stores in August, the
Economic Daily News reported without specifying which markets would receive
the phone first.
A 5.5-inch or 5.6-inch model will be released in September, the newspaper
said, as the iPhone 5 series was previously.
People involved in the supply chain had earlier confirmed to Reuters that
there will be a 4.7-inch version of the iPhone 6 and a 5.5-inch version.
Together, the Economic Daily News said 80 million iPhone 6 handsets would be
produced this year.
Industry watchers have said increasing the iPhone's screen size from 4
inches would help Apple regain market share from competitors such as Samsung
Electronics Co Ltd, who they say have responded to consumer desire for more
Representatives for Apple could not be reached for comment.
Representatives for Taiwanese iPhone contract manufacturer Hon Hai Precision
Industry Co Ltd and smartphone camera lens maker Largan Precision Co Ltd,
both mentioned in the Economic Daily News report, had no comment.