iPhone 8 Rumors: Heading into July, What We Assume We Know

The most recent iPhone 8 rumors … 

Attempting to determine what’s happening with the 10th anniversary iPhone (or iPhone 8) is like placing a jigsaw puzzle along side some items nonetheless lacking. You will have a good suggestion what the completed product goes to appear to be, however vital holes stay.

Listed here are the place issues most certainly stand with the 2017 iPhone lineup as of June 30, 2017.

The Newest Information

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For months, it appeared like Cupertino would introduce three new iPhones this 12 months. In Would possibly, alternatively, assets within the provide chain had narrowed that checklist to two. It’s now mid-June and we’re extra satisfied they’ll be three new handsets coming our method this 12 months. We’ll most certainly see a 5.8-inch “iPhone 8,” 4.7-inch “iPhone 7s” and 5.5-inch “iPhone 7s Plus.”

The iPhone 8 is sort of indisputably going to function an OLED show with the next key elements:

  • First new iPhone design since iPhone 6 introduced in 2017
  • Might be known as iPhone Version ^(http://appleglory.com/post/iphone-edition/741615)
  • To be had with 64GB and 256GB of garage ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-screen-not-curved/739663). What about 512?
  • All glass design ^(http://appleglory.com/post/report-the-iphone-8-to-feature-glass-front-and-back/723034); in all probability a wrap-around design ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-lineup/735455)
  • Water resistance stepped forward to IP68 ^(https://appleglory.com/post/apple-will-improve-iphone-8-water-resistance/735046); or most likely water-resistant ^(https://appleglory.com/post/one-new-iphone-waterproof/749249)
  • 10-nanometer A11 chip
  • A lot smaller bezels ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-screen-protector/749507)
  • Wi-fi Charging ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-wireless-charging/737984), most certainly the use of Qi protocol ^(https://appleglory.com/post/wireless-charging-iphone-8/739694); long-range wi-fi charging ^(http://appleglory.com/post/kgi-iphone-8-feature-glass-design-order-support-wireless-charging/728838)
  • 10W USB-C wall charger ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-10w-usb-c/750133)
  • Iris scanning for authentication ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iris-scanning/738103)
  • Edge-to-edge show from Samsung ^(https://appleglory.com/post/samsung-amoled-displays/733430); 92 million panels ordered ^(https://appleglory.com/post/oled-iphone-panels/744791)?
  • True Tone ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphones-2017-true-tone-technology/744373)
  • New sound when charging ^(https://appleglory.com/post/sound-ios-11-iphone-8-wireless-charging/750178)
  • Vertical digital camera at the again ^(https://appleglory.com/post/new-iphone-8-renders/747078)
  • Value may exceed $1,000 for the primary time ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-cost-1000/737880); early provide shortages ^(https://appleglory.com/post/next-iphone/750012), as standard
  • The top of the House button might be close to. It might be changed by way of facial reputation ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-3d-facial-recognition/739064) or a “serve as space ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-function-area/738882).” The fingerprint scanner is also at the again of the handset ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-fingerprint-reader/743943).

Contact ID – The most important unknown

Experiences in April ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-prototypes-choice/745435) instructed that Apple may well be compelled so as to add a bodily Contact ID button at the again of the instrument. At factor: manufacturing problems with the long-rumored built-in Contact ID at the entrance glass. That turns out much less most probably now.

As a substitute, Apple may lengthen the iPhone release to October or November ^(https://appleglory.com/post/latest-iphone-8-schematic/746198) to get it proper. On Would possibly 8, Digitimes reported that all of the telephones are on agenda ^(http://www.digitimes.com/news/a20170508PB201.html) and can input manufacturing in June.

In overdue Would possibly, a new document ^(https://appleglory.com/post/iphone-8-touch-id-2/747706) instructed Apple could be placing Contact ID into the instrument’s energy button. For now, that is the least most probably possibility.

Newest iPhone Version mockups:

  • The Newest ‘iPhone 8’ Mockup Displays the Usefulness of the Serve as Space ^(https://appleglory.com/post/function-area/746731)

Two superior iPhone 8 design movies:

And this:

iPhone 8 Rumors: The Title Sport

Beneath commonplace instances, this will be the 12 months Apple releases the “iPhone 7s” and “iPhone 7s Plus.” Given that is the iPhone’s 10th anniversary, we don’t be expecting Apple to make use of the ones names.

As a substitute, the following iPhone might be known as: iPhone 8 (is unnecessary given the anniversary quantity); iPhone Version (too complicated); iPhone X (when in Rome); or just iPhone (may simply paintings).

Key Dates

We’ll be updating this put up as we get nearer to the 2017 iPhone free up date(s). Every time there’s an replace, we’ll assist you to know at the entrance web page of the website.

Key dates:

  • In early September, new iPhones usually are introduced. The real send date may now not occur for every other 30 to 60 days.