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Only 10% of iPhone owners have decided to buy an iPhone 13. Why the new smartphone is interesting for them

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A fresh survey last week found that only a tenth of iPhone users are looking to upgrade to the iPhone 13 this year.

The survey also showed that if iPhone 13 introduces unexpected new features not previously mentioned, it could affect the number of iPhone users who want to upgrade to iPhone 13.

According to a survey of 1,500 iPhone users, only 10% of users decided to buy an iPhone 13, and 64% of users said they did not plan to change their smartphone. Another 26% of users said they have not yet decided whether they will upgrade to the iPhone 13.

In addition, the study found that in the upcoming iPhone 13 series, users are most interested in satellite functionality, which, according to the latest data, may delay until the iPhone 14, camera updates and improvements, and the presence of larger batteries in smartphones.

Apple has confirmed that the presentation of the company’s new products from Cupertino will take place on September 14 this year. The iPhone 13, AirPods 3 and Apple Watch Series 7 smartwatches are expected next Tuesday. Apple shares have surged to a record high following the announcement of the fall launch date, with many users being skeptical.

Following the first computer generated images of the iPhone 14, Ross Young, founder of research companies Display Supply Chain Consultants and DisplaySearch with 25 years of industry experience, has released estimated specs for all models in the line.

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Now it is clear why the bangs in the iPhone 13 Pro have become smaller. IFixit specialists disassembled the new product and assessed its maintainability

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IFixit specialists have published a complete material on the disassembly of the new iPhone 13 Pro. The smartphone received 5 points out of 10 possible for maintainability, which is a normal rating for a modern device made of glass and metal.

Disassembly clearly showed how much the cameras of the new iPhone are larger than last year. There are more sensors themselves and lenses.

Now it's clear why the bangs in the iPhone 13 Pro have become smaller.  IFixit specialists disassembled the new product and assessed its maintainability

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The battery capacity is 11.97 Wh versus 10.78 Wh in the iPhone 12 Pro and 12.54 Wh in the iPhone 12 Pro Max.

Now it is clear why the bangs in the iPhone 13 Pro have become smaller.  IFixit specialists disassembled the new product and assessed its maintainability

The very compact motherboard houses the Apple A15 Bionic SoC, combined with 6 GB of RAM manufactured by Hynix, an Apple U1 module, an Apple APL1098 power controller, modules, Skyworks SKY58276-17 and Skyworks SKY58271-19, a Kiokia flash memory chip, a Qualcomm SDX60 5G modem and a number of other elements.

Now it is clear why the bangs in the iPhone 13 Pro have become smaller.  IFixit specialists disassembled the new product and assessed its maintainability

iPhone 13 Pro bottom

It is also clearly visible, due to which the notorious bangs have decreased. The components have become closer to each other and have slightly changed their location.

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Samsung twice rejected in the US for more chips for smartphones

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Samsung mobile head Tae Moon Roh (TM Roh) confirmed that he has made two work visits to the United States this year to obtain more stocks of chips and application processors needed to make smartphones.

According to TheElec, Tae Moon Ro met with major component manufacturers in the US to get more chips and asked major partners to increase shipments for the South Korean tech giant. However, according to sources close to this, the trips did not end as Samsung planned.

The first trip was made in March, the second took place in July. The source also added that the president of Samsung Mobile visited the headquarters of the global SoC maker in July and asked for additional chips, but was ultimately denied.

The component maker responded to Tae Moon Ro that the company also wants to increase its total supply, but cannot yet increase shipments for Samsung. The source adds that Tae Moon Ro was also accompanied by the vice president, who stayed in the United States after the division head’s visit and returned to South Korea after staying there for about three months.

However, a company spokesman said that their trips still cannot be called completely unsuccessful, since they really led to the fact that the brand was able to increase sales a little.

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Samsung will earn a lot again, but again not thanks to smartphones. There was a forecast for the third financial quarter

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Samsung again predicts excellent financial results for the next quarter. The third fiscal quarter for the Korean giant should end with an operating profit of about $ 13.8 billion.

In annual terms, this will correspond to an increase of 31.9%. At the same time, revenue will grow by 12.2% to $ 63 billion. Compared to the previous quarter, the growth will be 29.7% and 18%, respectively.

The reason for the growth, as in the previous quarter, primarily lies in the huge demand for semiconductors. It is this division that will bring the company most of the profits (about 60%). The change in the exchange rate of the Korean won will also contribute.

But with smartphones, everything is not so good. The division’s operating income is expected to be $ 2.95-3.2 billion versus $ 3.75 billion a year earlier. At the same time, Samsung is expected to sell 69 million smartphones for the quarter. Sales of the flexible Galaxy Z models of the new generation are exceeding expectations, but they may not have a big impact on the overall situation.

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