The iPhone 6 most likely won’t come out until next year, but that doesn’t stop fans from making predictions. One source claims Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will unveil their next smartphone on September 10th.

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iPhone 6 to benefit from iOS 7

AutoExpress.co.uk explained, “Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) already unveiled iOS 7 at its 24th annual World Wide Developer’s Conference (WWDC) in June, during which they claimed had compatibility with “95 per cent” of US cars. It’s currently in beta testing, but is expected to be available to download later this year.  iOS 7 will give the iPhone 6 a whole host of technical smarts, including the ability to switch between radio stations and enter an address into a sat-nav simply by asking Siri – Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s virtual assistant software.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) doesn’t usually disclose information regarding upcoming products before the unveiling. Despite this, some details (like release dates) are relatively easy to predict. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) generally releases new products during late summer or early fall, ensuring a head start before the holiday shopping season.

Competition for Apple getting tough

It’s still most likely that the tech giant will release the budget iPhone along with the iPhone 5S next month. There are numerous reports of a purported budget Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) phone simply because it would make a lot of sense for them to release one. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s biggest competitor—Android—comes in a wide range of phone models, many of which appeal to budget-minded consumers.

iPhone 6, iPhone 5S unveiling date?

If and when the iPhone is unveiled, it could have some nifty features. One possible feature could be a special technology that lets drivers control compartments in their car, such as wing mirrors or seats. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) filed a patent with key features in hopes of integrating such features into their mobile devices. This patent could also have a feature that remembers seating preferences and shares them with another vehicle. If anything, all these rumors indicate that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has big plans and a lot more innovation for the future.