Prudential analyst: Apple prepping two ‘iPhone’ models for Macworld Expo January 2007 release

“Apple Computer is readying two cellphone models that could launch at the company’s January 2007 MacWorld conference, according to a report by Prudential Equity Group analyst Jesse Tortora,” Rachel Rosmarin reports for Forbes.

Rosmarin reports, “Tortora, who did not identify his sources, said ‘recent checks’ give him reason to believe Apple will begin selling a smartphone and a slim music phone. One of the phones will include wireless connectivity, but both phones will be manufactured first in small numbers, he said.”

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[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “LinuxGuy and Mac Prodigal Son” for the heads up.]

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28 Comments

  1. They’d better not be manufacturing in small numbers as every single person with an ipod will want one. I’m holding off getting a new phone on my contract so I can get an iphone and I’m not the only one.

  2. I am nearly a year past the end of my contract on my cellphone waiting for the iPhone. Don’t want to get stuck in another year or two contract, then the day after I sign, the iPhone is finally released. If this isn’t out in January… well, I just hope my phone lasts that long!

  3. “One of the phones will include wireless connectivity . . .”

    And the other will have a very, very long yet rugged and flexible cord. But neither will squirt like a Zune. Thankfully.

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