Two sources from the media firm revealed this information.
Either way, we are excited for the iPhone 12, even if the 12 Pro models are unlikely to ship until October or even November.
Nikkei noted that Apple will still face a huge problem with the production rate, though. However, if 2020 has taught us anything, it's that plans don't always work out.
iPhone 12. 6.7 inch Pro Max. Prosser says that while the press release has been scheduled, it has not been "locked-in" which means the confirmation will come in the morning of that day which is September 8 after the press has been briefed.
This year's iPhone is expected to be the first to support 5G. Pre-orders are expected to begin in October.
Apple's upcoming iPhone comes at an unprecedented time for the technology giant, with disruption to its supply chain and questions over when the device will launch. Paired with other Apple rumors, the iPad Air 4 is the most anticipated tablet the could be included in this week's announcement. But another one confirms that the parts can only end up making in between 73 million up to 74 million 5G iPhones.
At the same time, no official announcement has been made by the company yet, but it is believed that Apple can organize a launching event on 22 September. And precise launch dates for iOS 14 and watchOS 7 will also likely be announced at the event.
Surprisingly, Nikkei also revealed another info that most of us may like.
That bit right there was enough to start serious speculation as to what exactly is it that Apple is preparing to tell the world.
Apple is working on a Tile-like Bluetooth tracking device that's created to be attached to items like keys and wallets.
All versions of the iPhone 12 are said to use OLED screens and pack Apple's new A14 chipset, which - in addition to being more powerful than its predecessors - is based on a more power-efficient 5nm process.