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5/31/2012
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Jeff Bertolucci
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iPhone 5 Predictions: The Best And Worst

Apple's next iPhone will likely arrive in September or October. As the rumor machine cranks into high gear, we sort the solid predictions from the silly.
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Likelihood: High

Remember how gigantic the iPhone's 3.5-inch touch display seemed when the handset arrived in 2007? Fast-forward five years and a lot has changed. The success of 4- to 5-inch Android phones, particularly Samsung's and HTC's fleet of big-screen models, has made the iPhone's display look puny by comparison. How big will the next-gen iPhone's display be? Rumors abound from numerous sources, most of which predict a screen measuring around 4 inches diagonally--a subtle increase over the iPhone 4S.

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