Report claims Apple iPhone 6S with Force Touch production has begun

According to a report, the production of the upcoming Apple iPhone 6S (iPhone 6 shown below) and the Apple iPhone 6S Plus with Force Touch, which was first featured on the Apple Watch, has begun.

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This new rumour comes to us courtesy of Bloomberg. It reports:

Apple Inc. has started early production of new iPhone models with a feature called Force Touch, which senses how hard users are pressing down on a screen, people with knowledge of the matter said.

Its newest iPhones, in the same 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch versions as the current iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices, will have a similar exterior design, the people said. Volume manufacturing is scheduled to ramp up as soon as next month, they said.

 

Bloomberg adds:

While final assembly is expected to be smooth because the design of the new iPhones is similar to the current model, the timing and production volume of Force Touch-enabled phones could be impacted by the supply and yield of the displays, said one of the people.

Of course, since this is anything but official, take this with a pinch of salt.

Apple’s iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus (or whatever they end up being called) are expected in September.

Keep it here at Phones LTD for further updates.

 

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