Trendforce: 75.9% accurate

29 rumors

According to their website, “TrendForce is an authoritative and dependable brand in industry research,” who occasionally has a scoop about upcoming, unreleased Apple products.

Rumor accuracy

Rumor list

2021

June

2021 iPhones, link

  • Release in September
  • Smaller notch
  • A15 5nm chip
  • 120Hz display on Pro models
  • iPhone 2021: up to 256GB of storage
  • iPhone Pro 2021: up to 512GB
  • Sensor-shift image stabilization on all camera models
  • Pro iPhones get autofocus on ultra wide lens
  • Only pro models get LiDAR

April

  • 14/16-inch MacBook Pro models will have MiniLED displays, link

January

  • 14/16-inch MacBook Pro coming in the second half of 2021, link

2020

August

  • iPhone 12 won’t have a power adapter in the box, link
    • No EarPods included, either

2019

August

  • 16-inch MacBook Pro coming in the third quarter of 2019, link

2018

August

New Macs, link

  • New MacBook Air coming at the end of the third quarter of 2018

2018 iPhones, link

  • 3 new iPhones coming
  • 5.8/6.5-inch models are OLED
  • All models getting Face ID
  • 6.1-inch LCD iPhone will cost $699-$749
  • 5.8-inch iPhone priced $899-$949
  • iPhone X discontinued
  • 6.5-inch iPhone priced $999
  • 512GB storage on OLED models
  • Apple Pencil support

2017

February

2017 iPhone X, link

  • 5.8-inch OLED display
  • 3GB RAM
  • Up to 256GB storage
  • No home button
  • 3D face scanning tech
  • Other iPhones:
    • 4.7-inch update with 2GB RAM
    • 5.5-inch update with 3GB RAM