Many images of the iPhone 15 Pro mobile phone were released at the same time, among them are renders based on CAD files, as well as a photo, which is said to be the first of the Apple phone expected with the autumn presentation. The photo was first taken by MacRumors announced, and later that Unkownz21 It was also published on a Twitter account. In addition to the adaptation of the USB-C connector, the image also confirms that the frame of the device has been slightly reworked, the edges have a larger curve, and instead of stainless steel, they can change to titanium in connection with the material used in the frame.
This is how the USB-C connector of the iPhone 15 Pro will look in principle. (source: MacRumors) [+]
Based on the rumors, Apple will replace the E75 Lightning controller with the E85, but with the adaptation of USB-C, it will also introduce certain restrictions. These remain roughly the same as those applied to the Lightning connector, i.e. accessories from other manufacturers must contain an integrated identification circuit that enables the Apple device to recognize the originality of the connected device. Add-ons that don’t deliver on this Made for iPhone (MFi) certification criteria, the Apple device can block, for example, the maximum charging or data transfer speed, and the system can display a message in a warning window that the user wants to use an unsupported accessory, which could damage the device. Thus, the transition from Lightning will essentially be a change in form, except for the Pro models, which are rumored to use Thunderbolt instead of the USB 2.0 standard Type-C.
Render images of the iPhone 15 Pro model. (source: 9to5Mac) [+]
The render images are provided by 9to5Mac announced, these confirm that the iPhone 15 Pro will have a slightly curved frame, thinner bezels around the display and a much larger camera island. The increase in the size of the camera can be explained by the arrival of larger sensors and lenses, but the square shape of the camera island and the LiDAR scanner remain.
From left to right: the camera island of the iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro. (source: Notebook Check) [+]
iPhone 14 Pro and 15 Pro side by side in the front view. (source: 9to5Mac) [+]
The display dimensions do not change compared to the 14 series, but the thinner frame may reduce the size of the housing. CAD files are saved in the 9to5Mac He got it from China, they are said to be the first ones that the factories there received so that they could start preparing for production.