CUPERTINO, Calif. (
plans a news conference for Friday to discuss antenna problems with its iPhone 4.
The conference comes about after
earlier this week
needs to come up with a permanent -- and free -- fix for the antenna problem before we can recommend the iPhone 4."
An Apple spokesman declined to give further details to the
Wall Street Journal
, including whether the conference, at the company's headquarters in Cupertino, will address the antenna problems or a offer a fix to the problem.
One analyst, Ed Snyder of Charter Equity Research, told the
he thinks Apple will either offer a fix to the problem or compensate owners of the phone.
-- Written by Joseph Woelfel in New York.
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