Apple is predicted to release 4 iPhone fashions in its flagship 2022 lineup – Apple iPhone 14, Apple iPhone 14 Max, Apple iPhone 14 Professional and Apple iPhone 14 Professional Max. As in line with identified Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, simplest the Professional fashions within the lineup gets a brand new chipset and the opposite fashions gets an A15 Bionic chipset that made its debut with the Apple iPhone 13 collection closing 12 months. Now, a brand new document via iDrop Information means that the tech massive might rebrand the chipset as A16 with an purpose to stay it in keeping with its conventional annual chip refresh cycle.
The document additional means that the brand new chip that may debut with Apple iPhone 14 Professional and Apple iPhone 14 Professional Max can be referred to as A16 Professional. This isn’t the primary time Apple is reusing an outdated chipset in a brand new smartphone of the flagship lineup. The Cupertino primarily based corporate did the similar with the Apple iPhone 5S and Apple iPhone 5C. For individuals who have no idea, the iPhone 5S used to be powered via the A7 chipset whilst the iPhone 5C used to be powered via the older A6 chip.
Studies recommend that this transfer will lend a hand Apple to cut back the beginning value of the Apple iPhone 14 collection as the corporate is alleged to ditch the ‘mini’ style this 12 months.
Previous this week, Max Weinbach shared detailed schematics of Apple iPhone 14 Professional and Apple 14 Professional Max on Twitter suggesting that the smartphones can have a thicker general design and outstanding digicam bump. As in line with the schematics, the iPhone 14 Professional Max can be moderately smaller than the iPhone 13 Professional Max relating to width. On the other hand, each the units are stated to have virtually equivalent peak. In terms of iPhone 14 Professional, the schematics recommend that the instrument may have the similar dimensions because the iPhone 13 Professional. On the other hand, it might also have a larger digicam bump.