Apple will possibly ask a higher price for iPhone 6 models with sapphire glass. The company will use sapphire crystal screens in higher-end models of both the 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 models this fall.
However, it would also serve as a solution to the shortfall in production, by also continue to provide the Gorilla Glass which is used in the iPhone 5S.
Sapphire and AppleApple already uses sapphire for the camera lens of the iPhone 5 and 5S, also the Home button of the iPhone 5s provides sapphire crystal. This material is extra strong and scratch resistant.
The rumors that the entire screen of the new iPhone 6 is made of sapphire glass, as already known. Although Apple has not officially announced it, the company works closely with GT Advanced Technologies, a manufacturer of sapphire crystal. The company has divested all other customers and manufactures, and is currently producing exclusive for Apple.
iPhone 6 Release dateThe iPhone 6 will be announced as expected on September 9, and the sale will start probably in the same month.
Check also: The mass production of the iPhone 6 is about to start, and iPhone 6 will feature 802.11ac Wi-Fi, NFC, better Touch ID and data up to 300Mbps. Non-Sapphire screen.