The announcement means that the new product will be absent from the company’s product launch window during the regular annual event in September of each year, according to the US “Axios” website.
“We believe that we will have a strong return to school season,” Apple CEO Tim Tim Cook said in a conference call.
The confirmation of the delay came after rumors circulating that the leaked tech scientist, “John Prosser,” circulated earlier this week that the new iPhones and iPads will be launched in October.
The site pointed out that the announcement of the delay in launching the iPhone 12 came in conjunction with the latest report on the earnings of “Apple”, as the company announced positive news during the third quarter of this year.
Despite the impact of Corona, which severely affected supply chains, it was reported that iPhone sales rose 2% compared to last year, an increase that Apple attributes to the iPhone SE 2020, According to “Tech Radar” website.
The company also confirmed that sales of the “iPad” and “Mac” have experienced double growth despite the impact of the “Corona” virus.
But the current global health crisis also means that “Apple” will not set profit targets, again, for the fourth quarter of 2020.
“Bruce” indicated that “Apple” may also reveal new “iPad” models, including the usual model, and “Air” and “Mini” along with the “iPhone” updated in the launch event in October .
And the site “Apple Insider” quoted a leak known as “ihacktu” that the company will launch 4 new models as part of the iPhone 12 lineup.
He pointed out that, as Apple did in the past years, the company will also hold a special event to launch the iPad Pro on October 27, and it may be a hypothetical main idea.
He stated that “Apple” will launch 4 new models as part of the iPhone 12 lineup, which includes the less expensive iPhone 12 4.5 inches, the iPhone 12 Plus 6.1 inches, the iPhone 12 Pro 6.1 inches, and the iPhone 12 Pro Max “size 6.8 inches.
The leak revealed that the four models are equipped with OLED screens and operate on 5G networks, which are available for the first time in iPhones.
The four models include dual cameras and 4 GB of RAM, the iPhone 12 Pro also features a triple lens camera and 6 GB of RAM.
In addition to the new generation of iPad Pro, the leaked report says that Apple will launch the first models of Apple Silicon Mac during the event, including MacBook and MacBook Pro 13. Inch, and Apple may announce the Apple Glass augmented reality device at the event, according to the leak.