If a report published in technological blog iMore is to be believed, Apple is all set to release its next generation iPhone 5S in August this year. As per the blog, Apple is also looking forward to launch next generation iPad 5 and iPad mini 2 as soon as this April.

Apple iPhone 5

According to iMore, iPhone 5S will come with similar design as iPhone 5, but it will be powered by a more advanced and powerful processor than iPhone 5. Apart from the thinner casing, iPhone 5S will have much better and improved camera.

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Another report regarding iPhone 5S launch has been come from Ming-Chi Kuo, an analyst at KGI Securities. As per his report, Apple is expected to launch iPhone 5S and a cheaper iPhone in June/July, at the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference in San Francisco. According to him, Apple iPhone 5S will be powered by a faster A7 Application processor, a improved camera with Smart Flash, and will feature a fingerprint chip under the Home button, to improve security.

Although there’s no other way to confirm the reports except waiting for the official announcement. But if these reports turn out to be true, it will be a big blow for Samsung, which is going to launch its next flagship Galaxy S4 next week in NYC.