Besides the tongue-in-cheek illustration, there's also a leaked ad from China Telecom picturing a new iPhone with dual SIM cards and the text, "New iPhone coming soon, dual SIM support, I've been waiting for you".
The iPhone XS Max sees Apple ditch the "Plus" name and will be a much larger version of the iPhone XS with a huge 6.5-inch OLED display. However, one of the smartphones that is getting a lot of attention among the trio is the 6.1-inch iPhone or the iPhone XC or iPhone 9.
We know for certain we're going to see new iPhones this Wednesday (Sept. 12), when Apple hosts a press event at its Cupertino, Calif., campus.
Last year, only the cellular variant of the Apple Watch Series 3 boasted a ceramic back, but according to the report all the upcoming variants are likely to feature a ceramic build, which should make them tougher.
By now its common knowledge that Apple will be launching three new iPhones this year even though the brand themselves haven't officially confirmed the same.
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Quebec has insisted it's crucial to maintain protections in this area in order for it to maintain its francophone culture. The president also said the US would be fine if a deal can't be reached with its northern neighbour.
Analysts speaking to Bloomberg believe the XC could cost anything from £749-849 which would raise the price of Apple's cheapest smartphone.
With three apples in the image, what other meaning could be attributed to it if not three iPhone models? The XS Plus was rumoured to have been called the iPhone XS Max and is expected to have a 6.5 inch OLED screen.
There is also rumored to be a more affordable iPhone (hopefully bezel-less) that will be replacing the 8 and 8 Plus, and act as Apple's new entry-level model.
Apple is expected to launch an upgraded iPhone X this year, as well as a smaller and larger device. The "S" name would be a return to form for Apple, which has a history of adding the letter "S" to iPhone models with updated components, new features and no major changes to the exterior design. The LCD 6.1 inch device is listed as the iPhone XC. 9to5Mac predicts the phone will be called the iPhone XS Max, killing the previously used "Plus" labeling.
Apple announced exciting new features for its Apple TV set-top box. This is not the first time that these names have appeared on the interwebs. But they have naturally ramped up more recently, considering Apple will announce the new trio of devices this Wednesday, 12 September.