More alleged details have emerged about the The iPhone 15 series and the next version of Apple’s smartphone operating system, iOS 17.
iOS 16 has been a buggy release, and users are still reporting a large number of problems. However, it is a big update and introduced many new features and visual changes. Earlier this month, seasoned journalist Mark Gurman said that iOS 17, codenamed Dawn, may not have many new features.
Forecaster LeaksApplePro, which has a mixed track record, says that iOS 17 will focus on stability and efficiency. Apple may also make changes to the Mail, Fitness, Wallet, Home, and Find My apps. The operating system could also include a new app for the rumored AR/VR headset.
iOS 17 code offers details about iPhone 15
Code snippets often accurately reveal information about unreleased devices and LeaksApplePro says iOS 17 code has disclosed information about line 15. According to their sources, iOS 17 will support six iPhone models with the dynamic island. The iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max are currently the only Apple smartphone models with this cutout and today’s leak gels with rumors that all iPhone 15 models will have Dynamic Island.
The iOS 17 code also seems to confirm that the 2023 lineup will ditch the proprietary Lightning technology for a USB-C port and corroborates earlier rumors that claimed the standard models, the 6.1-inch iPhone 15 and 6.7-inch iPhone 15 Plus. inches. will support speeds comparable to the Lightning connector, and the premium models, the 6.1-inch iPhone 15 Pro and 6.7-inch iPhone 15 Ultra, will enjoy faster wired transfer speeds.
LeaksApplePro also says that the iPhone 15 Ultra could come with advanced image processing software. This seems to suggest that the Ultra will have better cameras than the Pro.
Although both the iPhone 15 Pro and Ultra will be powered by the 3nm A17 Bionic chip, it looks like the Ultra will have a more capable version as the leaker says “this iPhone chip will have more freedom than the iPhone 15 Pro” and the higher-end model may have a better system cooling to keep up with the chip.
This is in line with reports that Apple will create more differentiation between high-end models, and the iPhone 15 Ultra could feature a periscope camera and titanium build, plus a bigger screen and battery than the Pro. This could make it the best premium phone of 2023.
The company is expected to preview iOS 17 in June at the Worldwide Developers Conference and the stable version is likely to launch alongside the iPhone 15 in September.