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iPhone 16: MagSafe Upgrade & Camera Innovations | September Debut

The iPhone 16 is on the horizon, with a predicted September debut. A recent leak hints at a possible MagSafe charging system revamp for Apple’s top-tier phone series this year.

This leak, courtesy of ShopSystem, involves molds for third-party case manufacturers. These molds often provide a sneak peek into the phone’s design.

Interestingly, the MagSafe rings on the iPhone 16 appear slimmer than those on the iPhone 15. This subtle change suggests a potential upgrade in the wireless charging technology, possibly making it more efficient and compact.

iPhone 16: MagSafe Upgrade & Camera Innovations | September Debut
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Introduced in 2020 with the iPhone 12, the iPhone’s MagSafe might be due for an enhancement. This could mean faster charging speeds, but also a need for new accessories and cases.

The molds reveal a vertical camera setup for the iPhone 16 and 16 Plus. Our iPhone 15 review shows a diagonal camera arrangement.

The repositioned cameras could allow lower-cost iPhones to capture spatial video. This 3D video format, developed by Apple, can be viewed on the Apple Vision Pro.

Rumors suggest larger screens for the Pro and Pro Max models, but it’s hard to confirm from the molds. Given recent trends, the iPhone 16 is likely to heavily feature AI, powered by iOS 18.

If Apple maintains its usual timeline, we can expect the iPhone 16 series in September. Meanwhile, a major iPad event is slated for tomorrow, May 7, with several new tablets anticipated.

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