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Rumour mill: Apple testing larger screen resolution and ratio for next generation iPhones
According to German tech blog Macerkopf Apple is already developing the next generation iPhone for 2012.
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Macerkopf also claims that Apple is testing a 1280 x 720 screen size, which would make the new version similar to the LG Nitro HD in display performance.
On the point of screen size; big is not necessarily better, as blogger Dustin Curtis pointed out back in October: “When holding the phone with one hand [on a Samsung Galaxy S II], I can’t reach the other side of the screen with my thumb”!
Macerkopf said its information comes from two dependable sources who also revealed the Cupertino company is testing new processors. If true, it looks like Apple is striving to remain competitive in the high end smartphone market, where Google Android phones in particular are snapping at its heels.