The continuous launch of two generations of 5.4-inch mini models has to admire Apple’s market boldness, but many sources point out that the iPhone 14 series will no longer have products below 6 inches, and the future of 5G small screen may only be the new SE.
as for why apple cut the mini, the reason seems to be poor sales.
In Counterpoint’s sales statistics for the 2021 iPhone 13 series in the Chinese market, the 6.1-inch iPhone 13 is the most popular, with more than half (51%) of buyers buying it.
Next is the 23% iPhone 13 Pro Max and the 21% 6.1-inch iPhone 13 Pro, while the 13 mini, which has a pitiful share of only 5%.
According to CP, the first sales of the iPhone 13 series in the Chinese market surpassed the previous generation of the iPhone 12 series the reason is very simple, the iPhone 13 series not only started to increase its capacity to 128GB but also the price is cheaper. Consider the more energy-efficient A15 processor, the 120Hz LTPO display, and the fully identical camera assembly of the two Pros.
As for the iPhone 14 series, the current revelations point out that the 4 models are 6.1-inch iPhone 14, 6.7-inch iPhone 14 Max, 6.1-inch iPhone 14 Pro and 6.7-inch iPhone 14 Pro Max, of which the Pro model upgrades 48 million main cameras, and the front cancels the banging screen, but the double hole screen is replaced.