Apple reportedly will begin producing its next iPhone sometime in May, but one version of the device may face delays.
For months, the Cupertino, Calif., tech giant has been rumored to be developing 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch versions of its next smartphone, commonly referred to as the iPhone 6. The last two generations of the iPhone have featured 4-inch screens.
The 4.7-inch version is expected to go into production next month, according to a report Tuesday by Reuters, which cites unnamed sources. However, production of the 5.5-inch version of the gadget may be delayed, according to the report.
The tech giant is reportedly having difficulties integrating a screen technology into the larger version of the device, and that is causing the delay. Reuters said production for the 5.5-inch version will start several months from now.