Renders tease what a 4.8-inch iPhone would look like

(Credit: Apple Digger RU)

Apple took lots of flack for the design of the iPhone 5. The company’s decision to go taller instead of wider even spawned a meme or two. Would the company — quite literally — take that design to the next level?

The latest rumor says Apple is, in fact, eyeing an even larger screen for the iPhone, one that’s close to 5-inches in size, up big from the current 4-inch model.

Despite an earlier report today saying such a device wouldn’t see the light of day until 2014, Russian Apple news site Apple Digger has lovingly put together some renderings of one.

Chief among the changes is a sixth row for apps, one more than iPhone 5 users get, and two more than those on older devices. The mockups also show a device in different colors, … [Read more]

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