Apple's 2020 iPhones might be getting 120Hz shows

We’ve seen ultra-smooth 120Hz shows earlier than in gaming-centric handsets just like the Razer Phone and Razer Phone 2, however now a tweet from dependable tipster Ice Universe is claiming that Apple’s 2020 iPhones might be doubling their display screen refresh charges from the present 60Hz-capable iPhone XS

According to Ice Universe’s tweet, the Cupertino firm is “considering a switchable 60Hz/120Hz refresh rate screen on the iPhone in 2020”. It additionally states that Apple “is discussing with Samsung and LG,” that are recognized to be the 2 greatest suppliers of smartphone AMOLED shows on this planet.

By “switchable 60Hz/120Hz”, it is presumed that subsequent 12 months’s iPhones will swap to a 60Hz refresh fee at any time when static photos are displayed with a view to preserve battery.

If true, it will not be the primary time Apple has launched cellular units to market with 120Hz shows – all of its 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch iPads launched since 2017 have boasted ultra-fast refresh charges, albeit with out the advantages of OLED expertise, resembling individually-lit pixels, good blacks and low energy consumption. Instead, the tablets sported LED Retina ProMotion shows. 

Of course, Apple is at present making ready for the launch of this 12 months’s iPhone 11 handsets in September, so it will probably be an extended whereas earlier than we hear any concrete particulars about subsequent 12 months’s mannequin.