Apple last year unveiled iOS 7 , the biggest change to iOS since 2007. iPhone 5S , with a fingerprint scanner. iPad Air , thinnest iPad ever.
Mavericks next gen Mac OS X , made it available for FREE.
It’s already second quarter of 2014, rumours had already started to come regarding iPhone 6 , iOS 8. Here’s a Rumour round of Apple 2014.
iPhone 6 :
Everyone expects the iPhone 6 to feature a new design that would distance itself from the iPhone 5 and 5S. As per leaked schematics from Foxconn , iPhone 6 is expected to be made available in two variants – one with a 4.7-inch display and the other with a 5.5-inch display.
Regarding camera , Apple may still employ an 8MP snapper instead of a 13-megapixel or 16-megapixel one. With improvements like optical image stabilization (OIS) module and also interchangeable mobile camera lenses.
iOS 8 :
Leaked images confirms an ‘Healthbook’ app which could pull in health-related data from a variety of sources. Feature include basic fitness tracking capabilities, Weight and Nutrition, plus more advanced metrics such as Blood Sugar, Hydration, Heart Rate, Bloodwork, Respiratory Rate, and Oxygen saturation .
Other rumoured improvements ,
•streamlined Notification Center
•Voice Memos will get a redesign with controls that distinguish between recording and playback functions.
•Messaging may be tweaked with an optional auto-delete function that will remove older messages after a certain amount of time.
•Standalone game center app may be removed, instead integrating to apps that support social gaming.
Apple is also said to be working to speed up iOS 8 in comparison to iOS 7. Apps to launch more quickly, close more quickly with smoother , stable system navigation.
Apple purchased automatic speech recognition company Novauris Technologies.From the company website its technology will able to handle multiple simultaneous voice requests, recognizing complete phrases and analyzing syllable structure for better speech recognition.Novauris’s technology has been used by companies like Verizon Wireless, Panasonic, Samsung, Alpine, BMW, and more.
‘Lightning quick’ performance and better battery life :
Apple’s 2014 iPad’s and iPhone’s will use LPDDR4 DRAM Memory technology. The LPDDR4 RAM technology offers two times the bandwidth performance of the previous generation LPDDR3, while keeping power consumption low.
iTunes Radio :
Last year apple introduced its Music streaming service , but it is limited to only few countries. This year apple had planned to extend to other countries too.
These are just rumours , may end up as rumour. So , we have to wait for apple for official info.
So what do you guys think? What do you expect from apple 2014?
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