New molds show square camera bump coming to all three next-gen iPhones later this year

“As Apple readies its supply chain for the fall iPhone bonanza, we are getting leaks thick and fast,” Benjamin Mayo reports for 9to5Mac. “This latest image was uploaded to Twitter by Mark Gurman.”

“It reaffirms renders from OnLeaks that all three flagship iPhones this year will feature the new square camera bump design, including the iPhone XR that will only have two cameras,” Mayo reports.

“Apple is widely expected to announce substantial camera upgrades that may justify the strange design,” Mayo reports. “For example, the third camera coming to iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Max is believed to be an ultra-wide lens made by Sony.”

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MacDailyNews Take: The camera arrangement – a triangle in a square – is most likely because Apple (and math) have found that setup to be the best for measuring depth and/or for whatever other tentpole photography/videography features they are planning to deliver in their next-gen flagships.

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