Thanks to advancements in LED backlighting technology the company will be able to make thinner components for the iPhone 6 and future iPad models.
LED Inside cites “sources from Apple supply chain” that claim the iPhone 6 will have a “much lighter frame”, and a 4.7-inch display.
The report indicates the future iPhone will get a slimmer design, going from a 0.6 to a 0.4mm “side-view type LED.”
The report adds that the smartphone will be launched in June.
In the case of the iPad, the thickness will decrease from 0.8 to 0.6 millimeters. The tablet will feature a 12-inch display.