Fast Company: 57.9% accurate

19 rumors

An American publication sharing stories about “the future of business,” Fast Company shares Apple tidbits from varying sources every so often.

Rumor accuracy

Rumor list

  • Green = True
  • Red = False
  • Yellow = Pending

2020

September 3

  • Only iPhone 12 Pro Max getting mmWave 5G support, link
    • Model available in United States, Japan and Korea
  • Both Pro iPhone models getting LiDAR sensor, link

March 11

  • LiDAR sensor coming to at least one 2020 iPhone, link

February 14

  • Apple is making the 5G antenna for iPhone 12, link

2018

June 8

  • Solid-state buttons coming to Apple Watch later in 2018, link
    • Could also coming in 2019
  • Future Apple Watch to have sensors in buttons to track heart rhythms
  • Future Apple Watch will have no physical buttons

2017

February 8

2018 iPhone ‘X’

  • Larger battery than iPhone 7, link
  • 5.8-inch OLED display
  • 3D-sensing tech (Face ID)
  • Physical buttons removed
  • Home button placed under-display
  • Stainless steel edges
  • Glass back
  • Cost more than $1,000

2018 iPhone 8

  • 4.7-inch model
  • 5.5-inch model

2016

January 7

2016 iPhone 7

  • Waterproof, link
  • No headphone jack
  • Lightning headphones will be sold separately
  • Thinner
  • Wireless charging
  • New audio system with noise-cancellation technology