The rumored "iPhone Mini" would add a modest amount to Apple's total revenue this year, says analyst Amit Daryanani of RBC Capital Markets.
Analyst says Apple might be considering such a deal. A source tells CNET the companies have been talking on and off for the past two years about a foundry relationship.
And a quarter of those polled by RBC would be willing to pay a $100 premium for an iPhone with a 5.5-inch display.
RBC Capital Markets and Deutsche Bank speculate on the iPad Mini Retina, and one analyst expounds on the significance of 64-bit computing for large corporate accounts.
That's the claim from Amit Daryanani of RBC Capital Markets, who says the device will have a 4-inch display and come with plastic casing.
Hewlett-Packard's Windows 8 product launches have been nothing to write home about, according to an analyst at RBC Capital Markets.
A 4G-equipped version of Apple's next-generation phone should be available by the late summer or early fall, says an analyst with RBC.
Two-thirds of current iPhone users are ready to throw theirs in the river to make way for an iPhone 5, according to RBC Capital and ChangeWave.
More than 75 percent of iPhone users intend to use Apple's iCloud service, says a new survey conducted by RBC Capital Markets, which believes the number of iCloud users could reach 150 million.
Initial launch day sales of RIM's new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet may have reached 50,000, surpassing the expectations of most analysts, according to RBC Capital Markets' Mike Abramsky.