1. Edge-to-edge screen

Rumors of the bigger iPhone 5 screen happen to be flying for several weeks, beginning with a supposed leaked image from the Chinese apple iphone parts supplier showing a 4-inch screen (as opposed to the apple iphone 4′s 3.5-inch display), then an alleged leaked engineering image from iDealsChina showing an apple iphone 5 by having an edge-to-edge screen. The following month, at the begining of May, an “apple iphone 5G” situation turned up on Alibaba.com, also showing an edge-to-edge screen.

2.  Programmable Mini micro-SIM card

Apple prepared a proposal for the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI), since the firm looks to incorporate a completely new type of smaller sized SIM into its forthcoming apple apple iphone.

3. iPhone 5 with Mobile payment technology

There are many rumors around the internet that Apple is going to introduce a mobile payment system with iPhone 5. It is highly questionable that Apple would take a risk with highly debatable technology. Generally Apple always go with well established technology. However, Boy Genius Report reported that Apple Stores were being installed with particularly-wired tables that may support NFC.

4. Completely new  iPhone 5  design

The rendering shows a teardrop-shaped profile, expanded home button (to support future gesturing features), a thinner chassis, 3.7-inch display, and cable-free charging. This may contradict with iPhone 5 4 inch screen.

5. Relocated camera flash

Apple.pro has published photos evaluating areas of the apple iphone 5 camera components alongside the Apple iphone 4 camera components.

6. 8-mega pixel camera

In April, Sony CEO Howard Stringer made passing comment about making the best cameras for Apple that immediately sparked a rumor that Sony was manufacturing an 8-mega pixel camera.