Earlier this month, show trade analyst Ross Younger revealed that Apple will debut bigger 6.3 and 6.9-inch show sizes for the iPhone 16 Professional and iPhone 16 Professional Max subsequent 12 months. He additionally claimed that Apple’s iPhone 16 and iPhone 16 Plus fashions will retain the identical 6.1 and 6.7-inch show sizes presently discovered on the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus, which may also be used on this 12 months’s iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus.
If Younger’s prediction is appropriate, the iPhone 16 Professional and iPhone 16 Professional Max shows would be the largest screens that Apple has launched to this point on every of these fashions.
Now what is claimed to be a CAD mannequin of the bigger iPhone 16 Professional Max (which the render labels as “iPhone 16 Extremely”) was lately shared with 9to5Mac by Sonny Dickson and was used to create renderings that give us a good suggestion of simply how a lot bigger the biggest iPhone 16 mannequin might be when in comparison with this 12 months’s iPhone 15 Professional and iPhone 15 Professional Max.
The rendering exhibits an iPhone 16 Professional Max that can boast a considerably bigger vertical dimension than its horizontal measurement when in comparison with the iPhone 15 Professional Max. In accordance with the render, the iPhone 16 Professional Max handset’s size will improve by round 5 mm to ~165.0 mm whereas the system’s width seems to extend by solely about 0.5 mm to ~77.2 mm.
iPhone 16 Digicam Structure to Change
That wasn’t the one iPhone 16-related information for at present, as Twitter account @URedditor tweeted details about the lower-end iPhone 16 mannequin’s rear digital camera lens association, which can allegedly revert again to a vertical structure. The lens association will seemingly be used on the iPhone 16 Plus mannequin as nicely.
A vertical rear digital camera lens association was final used for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini. In 2021, Apple switched issues as much as a diagonally-arranged rear digital camera lens structure with the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini and continued to make use of the identical structure on the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Plus fashions.
Apple is extensively anticipated to do the identical with its upcoming iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus, which can debut later this 12 months.
Nevertheless, @URedditor mentioned the lens structure change on the iPhone 16 will make the gadgets “immediately recognizable” as the most recent iPhone fashions. Different new design options such because the Dynamic Island and a USB-C port may also be new mannequin indicators.
When Apple launched the iPhone 13 and iPhone 13 mini with the diagonal lens structure, Apple mentioned that “a redesigned rear digital camera structure with diagonally organized lenses permits the superior dual-camera system.” Certainly, Apple might have discovered a option to make the dual-camera system parts work inside a vertical orientation once more.
Sure, it’s fairly early within the iPhone 16 rumor cycle. We haven’t even had an official iPhone 15 lineup unveiling as but. This implies any rumors in regards to the iPhone 16 lineup needs to be taken with a wholesome dose of your favourite low-sodium seasoning.
[The information provided in this article has NOT been confirmed by Apple and may be speculation. Provided details may not be factual. Take all rumors, tech or otherwise, with a grain of salt.]