The inclusion of the paid for Beats service in an iOS software update could happen as early as March.
US District Judge Lucy Koh says Apple must face plaintiff Adrienne Moore’s claim.
Tablet sales are set to rise only 11 % this year according to new forecasts by tech research firm, Gartner.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6+ will be available in more than 115 countries by the end of the year.
Apple is dealing with a new complaint - that the handset traps users’ hair or beards when they make calls.
The new phones face criticism over their bendability, dubbed 'bendgate'.