The Elec: 60% accurate

5 rumors

Self-described as “South Korea’s no.1 tech news platform,” The Elec publishes Apple rumors infrequently but often with great accuracy.

Rumor accuracy

Rumor list

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

2021

July

  • All 2022 iPhones may have LTPO displays capable of 120Hz, link

June

Next iPad Air, link

  • 10.86-inch OLED display
  • Coming in 2022
  • Pro iPads getting OLED in 2023

2020

December 16

AirPods 3

  • AirPods Pro-like design, link
  • No noise cancellation
  • H1 chip
  • Coming in the first half of 2021

December 14

  • LTPO display coming on 2, 2021 iPhone models, link
    • Will enable 120Hz

November 23

  • OLED display coming to iPad Pro in the second half of 2021, link

June 22

  • Mini-LED iPad Pro coming as early as the fourth quarter of 2020, link

2019

October 25

  • Low-power backplane technology (LTPO) coming to future iPhones, link

September 2

  • 2020 iPad Pro will have ToF module, link
  • ToF coming to iPhones in the second half of 2020

June 12

  • iPhone XR successor to feature 5% larger 3,110 mAh battery, link