Meanwhile, the revised guidance also prompted several Chinese retailers including JD.com and Alibaba-owned Suning to slash iPhone prices in the country.
Now, another 2019 iPhone forecast from Barclays is suggesting that Apple's flagship "iPhone 11" will also include support for the latest Wi-Fi standard i.e. the Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), 9to5Mac is reporting.
The company has had a troubling 2018 because of the dwindling iPhone sales in China and other markets.
The XR has struggled to take off since it was launched in October a year ago.
Customers gather as they take part in a class to learn how to use their iPhones at an Apple Store on January 7, 2019 in Beijing, China. However, much of what has appeared in WSJ is interesting and can not be just overlooked. While this particular report does not give specific details about what the third camera can do, expectations and rumors point to it being an ultra-wide angle camera with a field of view similar to what you get with a GoPro.
Apple is suffering from a maturing smartphone market and the impact of the U.S.
It has barely been three months since Apple introduced three new iPhones- the iPhone XR, the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max- that reports of company's 2019 iPhone models has already started buzzing on the internet. The line-up consists of three smartphones - iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR.
The new iPhones will succeed the XR model that has shown sluggish demand, which according to Apple was due to weak sales in China.
The new generation of iPhones are still just four months old now but intel is already piling up on the iPhone 11. Currently, the iPhone XR is the only model that doesn't have 3D Touch and instead has Haptic Touch, a feature that uses long-display presses and haptic feedback to evoke new actions. In a research note seen by 9to5Mac, Kuo says he expects Apple to shift away from Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) antenna technology in favour of a new combination of Modified PI tech, primarily to improve yield rates and simplify the production process.