If Foxconn makes the investment, it would be the largest in the company's history, but so far, talks are only in their preliminary stages.
Will this Chinese manufacturer's search for the next big thing pay off? CNET takes a tour of Foxconn's Innoconn Beijing campus to find out more.
Buyers of the new phone may have to wait a while to get it as Apple supplier Foxconn struggles to ramp up production, says the Wall Street Journal.
The person allegedly took six bodies for the iPhone 6 off the assembly line and sold them to a local gadget market in Shenzhen.
Apple supplier Foxconn plans to secure a roughly 15% stake in Asia Pacific Telecom as it expands to 4G communications.
The alleged images also show more rounded corners and a change in the position of the power button.
The companies didn't specify the number of patents sold, the purchase price, or the exact technology involved.
The Taiwan-based company wants to bring in more engineers and other professionals. The move isn't to help Apple but rather to help itself.
The Q20 is designed for the business market, while the Foxconn phone will launch first in Indonesia in April.
New pictures have leaked of the BlackBerry phone previously codenamed the Jakarta, but now set to be known as the Z3.