‘iPhone 13’ could borrow always-on screen from Apple Watch

The “iPhone 13” could have an always-on display mode similar to the Apple Watch, a report claims, reiterating rumors from early 2021 where users could be given visual alerts without wasting battery.

Apple is widely anticipated to be readying the “iPhone 13” range of smartphones for launch in the fall, alongside other products. While previous rumors point to the introduction of the ProMotion 120Hz display, a report claims the feature will enable another borrowed from the Apple Watch.In a roundup of what to expect from the next generation, the Bloomberg “Power On” newsletter by Mark Gurman covers many other rumored additions, including the use of a faster “A15” chip and a smaller notch. Said in passing, the display will apparently have a 120Hz refresh rate, and will potentially have an “Apple Watch-like always-on mode.”

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