Crystal Baller: The iPhablet gets super powers and 8 other wild Apple rumors

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The Rumor: NFC will be on the iPhone 6, but not Sapphire crystal glass.

The Verdict: Not a chance. VentureBeat has launched a few crappy Apple rumors that have been shot down, the latest of which echoes reports that the iPhone will have a 2.0GHz processor and faster Wi-Fi, but also claims NFC is coming, and we all know that just ain’t going to happen.


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Will An iPhablet Launch In May? [Rumor]

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We all know that the iPhone 6 will be thinner than the current model — Apple hasn’t released a major iteration of a product yet without making it at least a tiny bit svelter — but will it also be physically bigger? That’s the million dollar question, and a new rumor says ‘yes’, and that Apple may release a physically bigger iPhone as early as May.